Archive for March, 2019

Blog Video Errors: March 2019

Monday, March 25th, 2019

A quick announcement that some of the earlier videos within the blog and located on the Imperial Video Server are currently not playing. It seems that videos posted from December 2009 to around November 2012 will no longer play within the blog.

I’m currently looking into alternative playback methods…


Colin Grimshaw March 2019

Malcolm Brain, ICU Deputy President: 1979

Monday, March 4th, 2019

In 1979 there were government cuts and in the recent blog of the full interview with former Rector Brian Flowers, he made references to these cuts. That year STOIC were covering the news of sit-ins and demonstrations within Imperial College. In October, Mike Prosser spoke with Malcolm Brain the Deputy President of the Imperial College Students Union about what was happening and what the next course of action might be.

The clip is from the former weekly news programme “News-Break” and is introduced by Dave Ghani in stunning black and white.

Colin Grimshaw March 2019