Simon on BBC Radio 4

BBC Radio 4’s ‘Archive On Four’ on Saturday September 17th, looked back at public information Films, TV and radio produced by the Central Office of Information.

Simon was interviewed about his time in COI Radio in particular an Army recruitment radio commercial ‘Tank’.

The team behind that commercial were Nik Studzinski and Jay Fretwell then at Saatchi & Saatchi, creative directors were Adam Kean and Alex Taylor and sound design was by Rohan Young at Scramble Soho.

Simon confessed that although he had the grand title ‘Head of COI Radio’ – for a while the department was just him ‘and a lovely chap from Oldham called Paul’.