Lord Haw-Haw :
The Nazi broadcaster who threatened Britain
15 programmes, 11 documents
Tonight's Talk : Lord Beaverbrook on Aircraft Production
A rousing message of encouragement to the nation from the Minister of Aircraft Production.
Sir Walter Monckton, Director General of the Ministry
The Director General of the Ministry of Information speaks on its wartime role.
Battle of Britain : A Radio Dramatisation
Day-by-day re-enactment of encounters with the enemy.
Ivan Mikhailovich Maisky
The Soviet Ambassador praises British workers for 'Tanks for Russia' week.
A Report from Poland for a Meeting of the BBC Polish Broadcasting Service.
The importance of wartime news and the dangers of listening to it in Poland.
'Britain's Alliance with the Anti-Christ'.
A German propaganda broadcast meant to appeal to christians in Britain.
Intelligence Report on Russian Propaganda Broadcasts
Examples of how Russia tailored its propaganda to national identities.
Memo Calling for Caution in Broadcasts to Poland
Evidence of Soviet atrocities in Lwow [Lviv] reaches the BBC.
Memo On Broadcasting Programmes About the USSR
The Head of Talks details the problems with broadcasting features on the USSR.
Policy Directive on News Values
How to balance news reporting with morale building.
In Honour of Russia: Plans for the night of programming
The theme for the special programme is described.
Correspondence on Concerns about Promoting Communism
Should the BBC try to temper public enthusiasm for Russia?
In Honour of Russia: The Foreign Office queries the plans
Plans for a night of programmes dedicated to Russia cause concern at the Foreign Office.
In Honour of Russia: Script for one of the night's features
Script set in an aircraft factory which supplies Russia.
In Honour of Russia: Press Release
Press release describing the night's schedule.
How Balanced Can the BBC Be about Russia?
'Let the false legend prevail', the government advises.
A Report on BBC Broadcasts to Poland
'As regards the recent crisis in Russo-Polish relations, we have been most circumspect.'
Letter from Orwell to TS Eliot
George Orwell invites TS Eliot to contribute a reading.
Memo from the Assistant Controller, Overseas Services
The Assistant Controller appreciates the propaganda advantage of Orwell's name.
Memo criticising Orwell's voice
Is George Orwell's voice suitable for broadcasting?
Letter to Orwell from ALC Bullock
An invitation to comment on social changes in wartime Britain.
Reply from Orwell to ALC Bullock
Orwell asserts his preference for the truth.
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