Features

Pride of a Peacock

The man who made BBC2

New logo for London Weekend

London Weekend relaunches in 1970

Small world, big circles

Radio speaks peace until war comes

The second week

As war comes to the world, the Radio Times is ready

Where do we go from here?

Lord Hill thinks aloud about ITV’s future in 1963, while A-R doesn’t listen

See what the girls in the backroom will have…

Some charming sexism from ATV in 1963: what a PA does at Elstree

The wool and the scouse

In 1980, the Daily Telegraph reports on a challenger for Granada

How to use testcard F

From 1967, the BBC gives instructions on how to use the new colour testcard

Tonight’s TV… in 1955

What was on television on Thursday 22 September 1955

Tonight’s TV… in 1980

A look at what was on television and radio on 17 September 1980

Tonight’s ABC North… in 1966

What was on ABC in the North on Sunday 11 September 1966

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

What was on BBCtv on Sunday 8 September 1968?

Video: Covering the West

From the sales department of Westward Television

The day the Earth stood still

A video of all the main US networks’ output as 9/11 happened in 2001

If you want it… come and get it…

Freeview reorganises again

The success of Hunt’s local TV

The UK’s new local TV network is shaping up well. Honest.