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Duration: 1 hour

Ex-director general Greg Dyke explores the life and legacy of Lord Reith, founder and first director-general of the BBC, and in meeting his family, secretaries, biographers and friends he discovers unexpected appetites and characteristics in the man whose reputation for rectitude, public service and standards has been the inspiration for the BBC's worldwide reputation.

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Thu 24 May 2007 02:30 BBC Four


Greg Dyke


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