A new BBC transmitter is being built near Slaithwaite in 1931
In an excerpt from his autobiography, Sir Robin Day recounts the moment he became famous
Ted Kavanagh explains where wartime hit ‘ITMA’ came from
The BBC Yearbook for 1947 tells us how television returned in June 1946
BBC Monitoring is examined in 1950
In 1975, Anglia takes a peek behind the scenes of their local news magazine
The BBC Handbook for 1968 explains how BBC local radio is spreading
An off-air audio recording of the first half hour of Thames’s first proper programme.
TVWorld magazine introduces Tingha and Tucker
David Heathcote tells the story of his life in and out of broadcasting
Construction is well underway of the BBC’s new Broadcasting House in 1931
Colm O’Rourke watches the end of one era and the start of another
A look at what was on Anglia on Friday 26 October 1973
A look at what was on BBCtv on Wednesday 19 October 1960
A look at what was on YTV on Sunday 12 October 1969
A look at what was on HTV on Sunday 5 October 1980.
A new microsite looking at Quay Street in 1966
The Times newspaper today reports the death of Sylvia Peters, the BBC’s chief female announcer in the 1940s and 50s.
Some really good news in amongst this week’s misery.
A short videoblog about Harlech Television’s notepaper in 1969