James Millar

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Andrew Stewart was said to have blocked the appointment of Alasdair Milne as head of programmes in the mid-1960s because he did not want to have "a young man in a hurry" at his side (although he was powerless to prevent Milne succeeding him as controller of BBC Scotland in the autumn of 1967).[1]


  1. Rob Brown, 'History shows how nothing changes but the names in broadcasting', Scotland on Sunday, 7 May 1995.
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Preceded by
Gordon Gildard
Head of Programmes, Scotland
Succeeded by
Robert Coulter