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  • 100 years of radio since Marconi‚Äôs big breakthrough

    In 1920, the first wireless radio broadcast in the UK took place, conducted by Guglielmo Marconi. Marconi is credited with being the first person to transmit radio signals, doing so over a distance of a mile and a half in 1895 in Lavernock Point in the Vale of Glamorgan in Wales. He later set up…