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Offline Trishanne

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Edwardian Britain in Colour
« on: Thursday 14 February 19 14:59 GMT (UK) »
I hope this may be of interest to all, but especially the photo restorers.
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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 14 February 19 15:56 GMT (UK) »
Thanks Pat...I will be tuning in  ;D
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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 14 February 19 17:05 GMT (UK) »
Will have to record it, OH is bound to be watching Rugby - which he records and watches on Saturday evenings!

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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #3 on: Thursday 14 February 19 20:21 GMT (UK) »
Trishanne, is that just for streaming or local TV? I can't find where it might be available in the US.  My wife and I would enjoy it very much if it's available in the states.
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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 14 February 19 21:14 GMT (UK) »
Thanks for the heads-up, Pat. Hope it comes to Aus.
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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #5 on: Thursday 14 February 19 21:17 GMT (UK) »
Thanks Pat, I will record it to watch when OH is out  :)
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Re: Edwardian Britain in Colour
« Reply #6 on: Saturday 16 February 19 15:12 GMT (UK) »
This looks fascinating!

I actually recognise the screenshot to be from a 'Pendlebury Colliery' recording from 1901

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jfN60ZlZhpY

^ Here is the video of anyone is interested! If you pause at around 2:55 you'll see the little girl with the shawl and two boys  :)