Famous faces

The six people who kept Londoners and Midlanders in the picture in 1963

With Umbrella, Scotch and Cigarettes

In an exclusive extract from their new book, Richard McGinlay and Alan Hayes take us through the choices ABC made before and during the first series of The Avengers

The Television Act

How vague legislation created a pin-sharp television system

The Swinging New Radio Service

Radio 1 swings on to the air

Not the TVTimes

There’s so much more than TV times in this week’s… TVWorld?

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

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

What was on BBCtv on Tuesday 22 October 1968

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1965

What was on BBC-1 on Monday 25 October 1965

Tonight’s TV… in 1991

A look at what was on television on 18 October 1991

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

What was on BBCtv on Saturday 10 October 1968

Genome genius

The BBC’s wonderful new searchable listings archive

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