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The image filter has at most 4 dB of insertion loss while removing the image, LO, 2LO and any other spurs.
The show, which attracts visitors from all parts of Britain, Europe, North America and South Africa is the only event of its kind featuring antique wirelesses, wind-up gramophones, phonographs, wax discs and cylinders, and the nostalgia of cat's whisker crystal sets - the days when the British Broadcasting Company's programmes were transmitted from 2LO (London), 5IT (Birmingham), 2ZY (Manchester) and half a dozen pioneer other stations.
1923 The BBC "house dance orchestra", playing more formal music for dancing than the foxtrots beloved of the 2LO dance band, made its first broadcast.
1922 - The first royal radio broadcast, with the Prince of Wales, took place on 2LO.
Dear Editor, -As the granddaughter of a man who worked his way up through the BBC, beginning with Lord Reith on the founding 2LO and Alexandra Palace in London in the 20s, I grew up with a family attachment to our national broadcaster -perhaps mirrored by the fond place of Pebble Mill in our regional psyche.
8 What did the original BBC call sign 2LO represent?
Also on This Day: 1840: Birth of impressionist painter Claude Monet; 1922: The London radio station 2LO (later the BBC) began daily transmissions; 1932: Book tokens went on sale in Britain for the first time; 1938: Jews were expelled from colleges in Germany; 1940: Coventry Cathedral was destroyed by enemy bombing; 1941: The aircraft carrier Ark Royal sank near Gibraltar after being hit by an enemy torpedo; 1952: Britain's first hit parade was published in the New Musical Express with Al Martino's Here In My Heart the first No.