Features

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

Welcome to Sky

How Sky welcomed new analogue viewers in 1996

The Copenhagen Plan

March 1950, and it’s time to retune your radio

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?

Tonight’s Thames/LWT… in 1971

What was on Thames and LWT on Friday 3 September 1971

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1964

What was on BBC-1 on Saturday 29 August 1964

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.