P329 Teletext 329 Dec10 20:50:11         —————————————————————————————  IT HAPPENED ON DEC 10 IN...  1993 A gunman held 10 people hostage in a dentist's surgery in Hay-on-Wye. He was overpowered when he fell asleep. 1917 The first postmark slogan was stamped on envelopes in Britain - "Buy British War Bonds Now". 1907 Rudyard Kipling was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature, the first time it had been awarded to an English writer. ——————————————————————————————————1/2—— News headlines 300 News poll 326 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA? p610 C4 News focus Headlines Sport TV Plus
P329 Teletext 329 Dec10 20:52:01         —————————————————————————————  IT HAPPENED ON DEC 10 IN...  1898 Cuba became independent of Spain at the end of the Spanish-American War. 1869 Wyoming became the first American territory to grant women the vote. 1868 London's first traffic lights were installed in Westminster. HAPPY BIRTHDAY Michael Wright, writer, 58; Kenneth Branagh, actor/director, 34; John Birt, BBC director-general, 50 ——————————————————————————————————2/2—— News headlines 300 News poll 326 WHAT'S ON AT THE CINEMA? p610 C4 News focus Headlines Sport TV Plus