Grampian at 60

30 September 2021

The diamond jubilee of the station from the very north

Auf Wiedersehen, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

31 August 2021

Production values have changed… for the better?

Croeso i S4C

3 August 2021

Do S4C have a copy of their own opening night? Some suggest they don’t. We do.

I’d like to teach the world to sing

21 June 2021

The Cardiff Singer of the World competition is something only our BBC could do

Gerry Marsden 1942–2021

3 January 2021

Gerry Marsden has died at 78

Necrolog 2020

31 December 2020

A reminder of those we’ve loved and lost this past year

Martin Lambie-Nairn 1945–2020

28 December 2020

Vale to the designer’s designer

One of us

21 December 2020

Tom Scott on title sequences

Neville Wanless 1931–2020

6 December 2020

Tyne Tees announcer dies at 89

One for the Christmas list

13 November 2020

Across the Waves: From Radio Caroline to Classic FM, by Nick Bailey

Five Things You Can’t Do On British Television

9 November 2020

A fascinating video from Tom Scott

A noiseless flash

14 October 2020

On this day in 1946, BBC radio began serialising one of the most devastating essays ever written

Hello again, old friend

29 July 2020

Network Distributing launch their streaming service with three nights of ABC Weekend TV

A clarification

10 July 2020

It’s as easy as ABC

Lockdown 6-pack II

25 April 2020

Six more articles to read to keep your mind alert during the lockdown

Mad world

19 April 2020

Think you know all about the “swirly” BBC-1 globe? Wrong.

Lockdown 6-pack

18 April 2020

Six articles to read to keep your mind alert during the lockdown

Zoom too

11 April 2020

Some fun backdrops for your online Zoom/Skype/Hangouts/Teams meetings

Election viewing and listening

9 December 2019

Gary Rodger tells us what to see and hear where on Thursday 12 December 2019 (and the day after)

Gay Byrne 1934–2019

7 November 2019

A personal retrospective of Ireland’s greatest broadcaster

New Star Trek: Picard trailer released

20 July 2019

Official trailer – with (spoilers) Data and Seven of Nine – shown at the San Diego Comic-Con tonight

ITN reaches for the stars

20 July 2019

More people chose to watch ITN’s coverage of the moon landings than the BBC’s.

Locally great, globally useless

27 February 2019

A decision has been made that makes Independent Local Radio less independent, less local and less good radio, says David Heathcote

Routine Sheet Database

30 November 2018

A new resource from Transdiffusion… but what now?

Get Zzzapped!

20 October 2018

A new website goes in depth into the 1990s television comic ‘Zzzap!’

I shall say goodnight till it be morrow

27 September 2018

The end came for the BBC Two 2s last night

Shaun O’Riordan 1927-2018

24 September 2018

One of the longest-serving ATV directors has died

✎ Made in Yorkshire

4 April 2018

A Kickstarter campaign is launched to fund a documentary about YTV

✎ Sir Ken Dodd 1927-2018

12 March 2018

Looking back at the life of Liverpool funnyman Ken Dodd

✎ Sit down, Nigel Barton

25 February 2018

Dirty Feed has a great examination of the changes between the script and the production of 1965 Dennis Potter’s ‘Stand Up, Nigel Barton’ play

✎ Puppets and muppets

14 February 2018

Take a trip to Wolverhampton for a feast of childhood delight

✎ Coffee in Quay Street

8 February 2018

Some television historians walk into a bar…

✎ Stockport Plaza

5 October 2017

A place you must visit

✎ Bruce Forsyth 1928-2017

18 August 2017

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

✎ Everybody out!

4 August 2017

Listen to a great podcast about ITV strikes…

✎ BBC Annual Plan 2017/2018

4 July 2017

What’s new for the BBC in the next year?

✎ Virtual DXing

2 July 2017

Twiddle your knob online with this LW/MW/SW live website

✎ Brian Cant 1933-2017

19 June 2017

The saddest of sad news

✎ Trade

12 June 2017

A YouTube channel of IBA engineering announcements

✎ Peter Sallis 1921-2017

5 June 2017

Actor Peter Sallis has died

✎ The Impossible Feat inside Your VCR

2 June 2017

How video tape recording worked

✎ Election schedule

31 May 2017

Election coverage guru Gary Rodger gives us a run down of what to tune into and where on election night

✎ Gone with Noakes

29 May 2017

Vale John Noakes


15 May 2017

Radio North Sea International was bombed in 1971

✎ World population explosion

17 April 2017

Congratulations to Transdiffusioners Jon and Kate Bufton

A member of the Transdiffusion Broadcasting System
Liverpool, Friday 15 October 2021