Vernon Corea - The Golden Voice of Radio Ceylon

Citizen Per-r-r-ra
Vernon - Sri Lanka's pioneering Broadcaster
Radio Ceylon/Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC): The Story of Broadcasting in Sri Lanka
Vernon on the first ever television experimental program in Sri Lanka
Vernon Corea Presents...
London Sounds Eastern on BBC Radio London 206
EMCEE Column
Citizen Per-r-r-ra
Des Kelly and Bill Forbes on Vernon
Living in Ceylon (Sri Lanka)
Canon Ivan and Ouida Corea
Remembering Vernon
Funeral Service in Wimbledon
Memorial Service in Colombo
Radio Worldwide/WEC
Royal College Colombo
Bishop's College Calcutta
Maha Nuge Gardens
Sri Lanka Cricket
Prayers for Autism
News Articles
Dominicus Corea - King of Kotte
Favorite Links

The 'Citizen Per-r-r-ra' column in the Ceylon Daily News (written by veteran journalist Cecil Wickramanayake), was a highly influential and popular column. Citizen Per-r-r-ra recalls Vernon Corea's radio exploits in his column published on Tuesday 25th of June in 1968:


The Citizen Perera column in the Ceylon Daily News on Vernon Corea