Articles by Eric Croston

The Sound of ILR

Published 1 October 2018

Some technical details of how Independent Local Radio sounds so different in 1977

Waking up to Television

Published 7 June 2018

Looking forward to the arrival of TV-am, later in 1983

Minority Television in Action

Published 21 May 2018

The IBA celebrates diversity on ITV in 1983

A Solid Step Forward

Published 12 March 2018

A look at how IBA transmitters were going solid-state in 1975

Light Entertainment 1970

Published 5 September 2017

A look back at your favourite ITV light entertainment shows from 1970

So you want an ILR station?

Published 7 August 2017

How can you get the IBA to build you an ILR station in 1979?

CITV 1963

Published 19 June 2017

A look at what children were watching on ITV in 1963

The IBA’s flying-squad

Published 30 May 2017

The work of the mobile maintenance teams in 1974

New Directions

Published 23 May 2017

How Central changed ATV’s drama output