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during the 1949 boat race the bbc commentator john snagge said i can t see who s in the lead but it s either o
During the 1949 Boat Race, the BBC commentator John Snagge said, ‘I can't see who's in the lead, but it's either Oxford or Cambridge’.
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12 eventually the allied forces put out a communique confirming the news d day has come heres the bbcs john sn
12/ Eventually the Allied forces put out a communique confirming the news: “D-Day has come.” Here’s the BBC’s John Snagge:

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benedict cumberbatch may sound the part but john snagge was the real deal dd70
Benedict Cumberbatch may sound the part, but John Snagge was the real deal. #DD70
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at midday on 6 june 1944 radio announcer john snagge broadcast on the bbc home service that d day has come tha
At midday on 6 June 1944, radio announcer John Snagge broadcast on the BBC Home Service that "D-Day has come"...

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otd 1972 veteran radio broadcaster john snagge discussed how microphones had evolved throughout his career
#OTD 1972: Veteran radio broadcaster, John Snagge, discussed how microphones had evolved throughout his career
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1948 john snagge left commentating on the boat race from a following launch just ahead is the umpire s launch
1948: John Snagge (left) commentating on the Boat Race from a following launch. Just ahead is the umpire's launch.
Find out about the history of broadcasting the Boat Race here:
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technically of course it should be the bbc home service but that would be six the man in the photo is john sna
*technically* of course it should be the "BBC Home Service " but that would be six.

The man in the photo is John Snagge, legendary newsreader and the "voice " of the Home Service for many years. Here's an extract of his Desert Island Discs from 1959.
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