4 Dec 2011

Ideas for 4 December 2011

From Ideas, 11:05 am on 4 December 2011

Colin Scrimgeour or Uncle Scrim, as he was better known was a broadcaster like none other before or after him. A Methodist minister so feared by the government of the day that it jammed his broadcast before the 1935 election. Chris Whitta explores the life of Uncle Scrim with Bill Renwick, the author of the recently released Scrim, The Man with a Mike, and historian Tony Simpson.