Edward VIII, King of Great Britain
Edward VIII's first message to the Empire as King.
Abdication of King Edward VIII : Farewell Speech from Windsor Castle
'The decision I have made has been mine - and mine alone.'
Enid Blyton's husband writes to the BBC Director General.
Hugh Pollock drops a line to Sir John Reith on behalf of his wife.
John Reith's Diary
An eyewitness account of the King's abdication.
Sir John Reith replies to Hugh Pollock's letter.
The BBC Director General offers to help Enid Blyton.
Memo concerning HG Wells's Russian Talk
Concerns that Wells has not submitted a manuscript go right to the top.
Memo from Hilda Matheson to John Reith regarding HG Wells broadcast
Will HG Wells's broadcast require 'toning down'?
Record of Conversation with Sir John Reith
A BBC Director-General disagrees with his predecessor.
Enid Blyton writes to Sir John Reith.
The children's author tells the BBC Director General her 'story so far'.
Minutes from a Programmes in Wartime Committee Meeting
What will the BBC's role be during war?
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