RUSC Christmas Radio Station
Black Friars Bridge, The

Black Friars Bridge, The

Broadcast: 12th February 1950
Starring: Paul Dubov
Added: Feb 26 2004
When you think of London you usually think of fog but from the room in which Frank Race stood he was catching a view that gave another impression. In the street below walked an East Indian bedecked in tunic and turban and not far behind him a Chinese slipped along. During the last few minutes he’d also seen many other nationalities perhaps because the building stood only a flip and a toss from Black Friars Bridge, but the London and West India docks only a short distance down the river Thames. Then the door opened and he had other things to consider as he was in the office of George Gilthorpe, president of the British and Colonial Life InsuranceAssociation…