Jennifer Gay - Television Career - Career Highlights

Career Highlights

In December 1949, Gay "announced the first children's programmes transmitted from the Sutton Coldfield transmitter," while the 1953 Television Annual described Gay's "most frightening afternoon," as the occasion upon which "she had to partner Mrs. Attlee in the programme which opened the Lime Grove Studios," just five months later in May, 1950.

Also in 1950, she battled sea-sickness after journeying to France to "take part in TV's first-ever cross-Channel hook-up," which included scenes of "Jennifer... going through Customs and being shown round the Port of Calais."

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