BMHS In The Limelight Meeting Via Zoom on 22nd October at 7.30pm
Thurs 22 October – 7.30pm
All Things Banned & Censored
An Entertainment Provided By Peter And Christine Padwick
A light-hearted survey of banning and censorship over the past 100 years or so, touching on George Formby, Reith and the BBC, cricket, Marilyn Monroe, Sooty, G.B. Shaw, Donald McGill, the Crazy Gang, Dr. Crippen, Alfred Hitchcock, Eartha Kitt, Thomas Hardy, Henry Hall, adverts, Frank Sinatra, D.H. Lawrence, Max Miller, George Gershwin and much more along the way.
The log in details for this Zoom meeting were given in the autumn 2020 edition of The Call Boy and a reminder email has been sent to all BMHS members.
This is a ‘free event’ but donations are welcome to help cover the running costs of the event and support the society and artistes who present the events. Donations can be made by PayPal, Credit/Debit cards via our website at