Features

This is Independent Television

The Independent Television Authority hits back at critics of ITV in 1958

Televising Wales and the West

Celebrate 60 years of ITV in South Wales and the West

Bringing the NEWS to you

⧉ Find out how ITN brought the news to us over on our 1960s culture site, my1960s.com

Let’s Go… again!

⧉ Alpha’s Saturday sports and features programme ‘Let’s Go’ returns for a second series in 1960

Changing the page

The last few minutes of ORACLE teletext, 25 years ago

Radio Victory in 1979

Take a look at Radio Victory in Portsmouth

AYTEEVEE – the entertainment network 1955-1981

⧉ Our brand new subsite, celebrating ATV, the nation’s top entertainment station 1955-1981

Radio Trent in 1979

Take a look at Radio Trent in Nottingham

Rediffusion’s voices of authority

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion continuity announcers with audio clips

Schools television: the first 10 years

⧉ An in-depth history, first published in 1967, of Rediffusion’s programmes for schools

Teledu yng ngwlad y gân

⧉ Have a look at TWW’s output in Welsh in 1960 in our new bilingual subsite

Southern Success

⧉ Spend some time examining Southern’s successful first year on air with our new microsite

Side-street Crusaders

⧉ Inside ‘ABC at Large’, the campaigning current affairs series, in 1962

A trip to MediaCityUK

A gallery of recent pictures from MediaCityUK in Salford

It’s about time

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion clocks

Tonight’s HTV Wales and West… in 1981

A look at what was on HTV on Saturday 17 January 1981

Tonight’s Anglia TV… in 1970

A look at what was on Anglia on Saturday 10 January 1970

Tonight’s ATV London… in 1965

A look at what was on ATV in London on Sunday 3 January 1965

Christmas Day on Associated-Rediffusion… in 1957

A look at what was on ARTV on Christmas Day 1957

Christmas Day on Anglia… in 1967

A look at what was on Anglia TV on Christmas Day 1967

Christmas Day on Tyne Tees… in 1977

A look at what was on Tyne Tees Television on Christmas Day 1977

Quick march

On retransmission stations of the internet, this is the Transdiffusion Broadcasting System

► Twist and shouting

On 22 September 1975, Eamonn Andrews on the Thames ‘Today’ programme hosts a bad-tempered debate about ITV

► Goodbye to the Light Programme

Music Through Midnight with David Hamilton sees the BBC Light Programme off into history

✎ Stockport Plaza

A place you must visit

✎ Bruce Forsyth 1928-2017

Goodbye to one of the most talented entertainers the UK has ever produced

✎ Everybody out!

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