The Wire Room
, on Broad Street, Aberdeen, brought news from agencies and correspondents around Britain and throughout the world, and was regarded as the height of technology in its day.
It houses premier electrical and industrial materials and includes a large indoor pipe yard and spacious wire room
A "wire room
" containing a Welsh dresser, a bed, clothing and a table and chairs, has won the top craft prize at the National Eisteddfod.
Julia Griffiths Jones, from Llanybri, Carmarthen, who created a "wire room
" containing a Welsh dresser, a bed from Slovakia, clothing and a table and chairs, has won a Gold Medal for Craft and Design at the Anglesey 2017 National Eisteddfod of Wales.
In November, 1970, as last man on the office 'dog watch', I was leaving the newsroom when the teleprinter operator (those were the good old days) stuck his head through the hatch connecting the wire room
and shouted: "Says here the Pope has been attacked in the Philippines!" There was to be no sleep that night: the late morning special edition I helped publish that day sold out and helped make my reputation.
Minutes after 1:30, a shaken office boy raced out of the wire room
with an AP bulletin that would change the world: President Kennedy had been shot in a Texas motorcade ("Kennedy apparently shot in the head, fell face down...") In a flash, somebody dialed the "other office" and got Fritz.
"We (the photographers) had a very good relationship with him and the rest of the guys in the wire room
I saw myself in the wire room
at The (Baltimore) Sun, grabbing the stack of faxes.
Newsroom jobs lost, said the paper's executive editor, Anders Gyllenhaal, "include an assignment editor, a copy editor, a designer, a position in the library, a photographer, an online editor, and two positions in the wire room
THE WIRE ROOM
7.45pm Poets, writers and performers at The Wellington Inn, Wolviston.
Bets from Queens NY were placed through a wire room
in Costa Rica, which runners reached either by calling a toll-free phone number or logging onto a website: 50ksports.com, said Queens district attorney Richard A.
THE Daily Post once had its own wire room
which was a hub of activity for news coming in from around the world.