People

Delia Derbyshire

17 Jan 2014

Glenn Aylett remembers a master of modern music

David Croft

13 Jan 2014

Rob Williams remembers the master of making people laugh

Denis Forman

9 Jan 2014

David Brockman recalls Denis Forman, a founding father of ITV

Maureen Staffer

15 Jun 2013

Richard Jones speaks to Maureen Staffer, announcer and presenter for TWW

John Mead: Part II – Granadaland

2 Oct 2011

Our serialisation of the memoirs of the actor, announcer, producer and director John Mead reaches the Granada days

John Mead: Part I – from Bristol to BFN

2 Oct 2011

Our serialisation of the memoirs of the actor, announcer, producer and director John Mead begins at the beginning

Robert Robinson

2 Oct 2011

A look back at the life and works of Robert Robinson, the thinking man’s thinking man.

Bryan Cowgill

25 Apr 2009

Pioneer of Pioneers

Bill Cotton Junior

30 Nov 2008

Creator of the BBC’s Golden Age of Light Entertainment

Mike Scott

26 Oct 2008

Presenter and executive extraordinaire

Sir Charles Wheeler

23 Sep 2008

Epitaph for the greatest BBC journalist

Verity Lambert

22 Jun 2008

Dr Who’s first producer dies

Ryan Davies

11 May 2008

All-round Welsh performer

Patrick Moore Part 3: National Treasure

16 Dec 2007

David Brockman concludes his exclusive

Patrick Moore Part 2: A National Institution

11 Oct 2007

Transdiffusion exclusive – 2

Patrick Moore Part 1: Astronomy on-screen

2 Sep 2007

Exclusive interview for Transdiffusion

Michael Grade

15 May 2007

Popular media mogul – UPDATED

Haldane Duncan Part 11: The Cologne Diaries

1 Mar 2007

Haldane tackles German versions of well-known series

Haldane Duncan Part 10: Shirley on Sunday

1 Feb 2007

Haldane attempts to arrange an interview with Shirley MacLaine

Nigel Kneale

31 Oct 2006

Sci-fi genius

Haldane Duncan Part 9: Chic Murray Remembered

19 Oct 2006

The most original Scottish comic

Haldane Duncan Part 8: The Audition

1 Oct 2006

Auditioning at the BBC and STV couldn’t be more different

Daniel Farson

1 Oct 2006

The Outsider

Haldane Duncan Part 7: Scottish TV times

2 Sep 2006

Saving Scottish Television from certain ruin

Mike Neville

17 Jun 2006

North East television legend

Robin Jones

3 Jun 2006

Continuity Announcer

Mark McManus

3 Jun 2006

Haldane Duncan remembers the star of Taggart

Haldane Duncan Part 6: The Glendhu Factor – 2

31 Mar 2006

Haldane Duncan learns never, ever to mess with a bear

Haldane Duncan Part 5: Haldane’s Hogmanay

10 Mar 2006

It’s 1990, and Haldane is asked to revive STV’s flagging New Year show

Haldane Duncan Part 4: The Glendhu Factor – 1

1 Mar 2006

Haldane Duncan takes the high road to the soaps

Thomas Brownrigg

1 Mar 2006

Captain of Associated-Rediffusion

Haldane Duncan Part 3: On the casebook

19 Feb 2006

Taking on Dr Finlay

Haldane Duncan Part 2: A life on the floor – 2

1 Feb 2006

Haldane continues the story of his early days in television

Haldane Duncan Part 1: A life on the floor – 1

1 Jan 2006

Director Haldane Duncan starts a distinguished television career

Gordon Roddick

1 Dec 2005

Scottish Television continuity announcer

Sir Christopher Chataway Part 3: TV Ancient & Modern

31 Oct 2005

Our interview concludes with Sir Christopher’s views on modern television

Sir Christopher Chataway Part 2: ITN wins its spurs

2 Oct 2005

How ITN rewrote the rulebook for television news

Howard Thomas Part 7: Lew Grade

2 Oct 2005

The ultimate rite of passage

Howard Thomas Part 6: The ITA

2 Sep 2005

By the time ABC arrived, many decisions had been made. Howard wanted them changed.

Sir Christopher Chataway Part 1: First with the news

1 Sep 2005

Following the sad news about Sir Christopher Chataway, we republish this 2005 interview with him remembering ITN’s opening night

Howard Thomas Part 5: Commercial TV

2 Aug 2005

Howard pushes ABPC to take the plunge

Ian Stirling

1 Aug 2005

Local legend

Howard Thomas Part 4: The BBC – II

2 Jul 2005

Thomas wins a war, and loses a battle

Dave Marshall

2 Jun 2005

STV relief announcer

Howard Thomas Part 3: The BBC – I

2 Jun 2005

The Corporation doesn’t know what to do with Howard Thomas