The invention of TV | Britain’s Greatest Invention

For Trevor McDonald, the television is ultimately the winner of best British invention - when growing up in Trinidad it inspired him to pursue broadcasting.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 8'21''
  • Broadcast year: 2017
Curriculum Connection
  • Science | Electricity | Identify common electrical appliances

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Britain's Greatest Invention