Stevenage in BBC ‘1952 Show’

STEVENAGE will appear on a BBC1 show on Monday in a look back to the year of the Queen’s coronation.

Presented by Len Goodman, the programme examines the development of new towns and features archive material and interviews with town pioneers Percy and May Weston who still live in their original home in Wildwood Lane, as well as town architect Simon Bennett.

Part of a week-long series called The1952 Show, it airs at 9.15am.


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