The Importance of Truth, Quality and Objectivity in the BBC German Service from 1938 to 1945

Historian article

By Hattie Simpson, published 6th February 2024

Throughout the Second World War the BBC produced and transmitted regular broadcasts in German to Germany and other European countries occupied by the Germans. In this article Hattie Simpson evaluates the style and success of the BBC German Service. The article is based on her winning entry in the senior category of the Historical Association’s Spirit of Normandy Prize, 2023.

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