The BBC And The Closet

Chris Ledgard recalls the battle within the BBC to make programmes about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s.

Contributors include former homosexual law reform campaigner Antony Grey, pioneering documentary maker Colin Thomas and historian Jean Seaton.

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Chris Ledgard recalls the battle within the BBC to make programmes about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s.

Contributors include former homosexual law reform campaigner Antony Grey, pioneering documentary maker Colin Thomas and historian Jean Seaton.

The battles within the BBC to make programmes about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s.

Chris Ledgard explores the archives.

2008012920100916 (BBC7)
20110329 (BBC7)

Chris Ledgard recalls the battle within the BBC to make programmes about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s.

Contributors include former homosexual law reform campaigner Antony Grey, pioneering documentary maker Colin Thomas and historian Jean Seaton.

The battles within the BBC to make programmes about homosexuality in the 1950s and 60s.

Chris Ledgard explores the archives.