Evergreen - - Summer 2016 -


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

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