TALKING PICTURES TELEVISION CHANNEL
theatre organist, Ted Beckerleg, left me an answerphone message suggesting I watch a film about Gracie Fields on a television channel called “Talking Pictures”. This was a new one on me but my excitement soon turned to frustration:
Talking Pictures ( high definition only) currently exists on Freeview 81, You View 81, Freesat 306 and Sky 343 but it won’t work on my television set because, like millions of others, I am a customer of Virgin Media.
For years I have moaned about the lack of black- and- white films on television but now, just when I have discovered they exist, I can’t watch them! I immediately contacted