2CH TO OPEN SOON.
It was announced yesterday, by Mr J J
Stewart, governing director of the Council of Churches Broadcasting Station 2CH that the
station would be testing on its allotted wave length of 248 metres next week. Mr Stewart also stated that Mr. A. S. Cochrane, the well- known 2FC announcer, has joined the station staff as chief announcer. Mr Cochrane , who is better known as the 'Hello Mari «J been associated with broadcasting since its inception in Australia having been 2TCan nouncer since the station was first on the w 2CHs assistant announcer will be Mr m Taylor, well known as the leading ten«?< the ABC Musical Comedy CompjM * Mr. Ewart Chapple one time programme direc- tor of the National Service In¡New»£ Wales, has been performing his duties^ 2CHs studio diiector for some weeli; w T McNeil, the enginecr-in-charge: of the w tlon, was for two years depaitmental ¡W>
ViThe° newLstation, which will have .^
of 1000 watts, will be officially opened shortly.