Marconi Hall Street – March 2016

This page was updated on 26 March 2016

The Marconi exhibition in the original company works in Hall Street, Chelmsford was opened on Friday 11 March by the Chelmsford Town Crier Tony Appleton

Below are pictures to give a flavour of the exhibition.  On this opening day some exhibits had not yet arrived and BBC Essex had not completed their display.  Further pictures will be added in the coming weeks.

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Pictures taken on the evening of 18 March when Tim Wander spoke on Hall Street and Marconi: Building the wireless age.

Tim Wander signing books Alan Hartley Smith, Marconi Heritage Group Chris Neale, exhibition organiser Part of BBC Essex exhibit

Pictures taken on the evening of 25 March when Dave Monk from BBC Essex gave a presentation titled The BBC and Me and my life behind the Mic.

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The Easter Bunny was in the audience.

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