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WRAL-TV anchorman Charlie Gaddy looks on as Executive Director Kevin Duffus readies equipment. The WRAL team was in England for live broadcasts to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Plymouth voyages.
Live coverage of the 400th anniversary of the English coming to America. The program includes historical background reports, meeting the people of today living in Plymouth, and other points of interest.
The broadcast originated from the west pier of Plymouth harbor on the Barbicon Coast in SW England.
The celebration included a parade, horse drawn carriages, Her Majesty Royal Marine marching band, and speeches from dignataries from England and North Carolina including Governor Jim Hunt.
WRAL-TV News Anchor Charlie Gaddy anchors the broadcast carried by stations throughout the state by the North Carolina Association of Broadcasters.
“Frog Hollow” was an award winning children’s program for pre-school aged children. “Frog Hollow” received the prestigous Iris Award for Best Children’s Program in medium market stations. It also won an Action for Children’s Television award in 1982.
WRAL-TV staffers Cindy Sink and Kevin Duffus during production of 1983 Partners Auction.
WRAL-TV News Anchor Charlie Gaddy explores the heritage of the Barbicon at Plymouth, England. Gaddy meets local fisherman Fred Brimacombe and his wife Joyce. They talk about the lure of the sea, daily life of a fisherman, memories of World War 2 in England, and a visit to a local pub.