Elsewhere on TBS

Back in time for TV: 14-20 April 1964

19 May 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 14-20 April 1964 for a look at what was on the telly

Three year diary

18 May 2018

The 1964 contract renewal won, Howard Thomas explains what ABC will be doing for the next three years

Ready Steady Goes LIVE!

15 May 2018

No more miming as Ready Steady Go moves from Television House to Wembley in 1965

It’s a tough life being a Saint

4 May 2018

Ian Ogilvy discusses his fear of fame as he completes a series of the Return of the Saint in 1978

Marconi mobile television

3 May 2018

In city, town or country, Marconi Outside Broadcast equipment is the toast of 1954 – see why in our new microsite

Interviewing the stars

1 May 2018

John Parsons explains how he gets his interviews in the can for ABC’s Film Fanfare in 1956

Eamonn Andrews calling…

27 April 2018

Look Westward magazine profiles Eamonn Andrews and previews his new Saturday night chat show in 1964

Where is TV’s ‘Nouvelle vague’?

24 April 2018

Can Associated-Rediffusion do television plays for television? Nobody else seems to be doing so, writes Peter Graham Scott in 1961

Shaw Taylor

19 April 2018

Meet ATV’s Shaw Taylor, former actor, continuity announcer and now host of ‘Pencil and Paper’ in 1962

Meet Horace Low…

17 April 2018

Introducing Horace Low, technical store keeper at Alpha Studios in Birmingham in 1965

REDIFFUSION64

13 April 2018

A special feature website on the relaunch of Rediffusion London in April 1964

A Golden Hour

13 April 2018

ATV responds to accusation that their programming is too light with a heavy hour of peak-time arts in 1963

Progress report from Teddington

10 April 2018

An update on the refurbishment of ABC’s Teddington studios in 1962

Independent Television in 1959

8 April 2018

Our new microsite takes a snapshot of ITV as it stood in the middle of 1959

Back in time for TV: 4-10 March 1961

7 April 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 4-10 March for a look at what was on the telly

Peyton Place… 76 acres of real life

6 April 2018

An in-depth look at the people behind the scenes at hit soap opera Peyton Place in 1967

Private detective in the Public Eye

5 April 2018

TVTimes introduces ABC’s new Saturday night drama series in 1965

Backstage with ‘On Stage’

29 March 2018

⧉ Going backstage with the producers of A-R’s ‘On Stage’ in 1957

Back in time for TV: 18-24 February 1960

24 March 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 18-24 February 1960 for a look at what was on the telly

Happy birthday! to ‘Seeing Sport’

20 March 2018

⧉ The TVTimes welcomes the second series of ATV’s ‘Seeing Sport’ in 1957

Thorn EMI’s Videodiscs

7 March 2018

An exciting new technology offers 60 minutes of video on a 10″ silvered disc. It’s the future, according to this 1983 brochure

Hawaiian Eye and 77 Sunset Strip

2 March 2018

⧉ Two favourite American detective series in 1963

Back to see

1 March 2018

⧉ A Rediffusion crew of two take to the high seas

Presenting the difference

27 February 2018

⧉ How do you differentiate your two-day ITV company against a five-day behemoth?

Games people play with Monkhouse

22 February 2018

⧉ Bob Monkhouse talks about his history of game shows as he prepares for a series of Celebrity Squares in 1975

Introducing the folk who live in Weavers Green

16 February 2018

⧉ The TVTimes introduces us to the cast of the new Anglia soap opera Weavers Green in 1966

Down in the basement…

15 February 2018

⧉ You’d have to go a long way to find another basement quite like the one at Television House

Westerns

9 February 2018

⧉ Exploring Bonanza and Rawhide, two favourite Western series of the 1960s

The girl who makes up the stars

6 February 2018

⧉ Lee Halls is ABC’s make-up expert at Didsbury in 1958

DUDLEY and PETER: ‘We’ve only two jokes between us!’

2 February 2018

⧉ The TVTimes interviews Peter Cook and Dudley Moore in 1967 ahead of their appearance on the Palladium show, over on our 1960s culture site

Looking over the farming fence

30 January 2018

⧉ Jack Hargreaves looks forward to a new series for farmers starting on ABC Weekend in 1958

Once a poacher…

26 January 2018

⧉ Cyril Coke finds himself moving up through the ranks with his new series in 1965

Hanna-Barbera

25 January 2018

A 1961 profile of the men behind Tom and Jerry

How Noele Gordon takes the air

23 January 2018

⧉ Noele Gordon learns to fly for an ATV Midlands series

Mu

19 January 2018

Ten questions for Muriel Young, star of ‘Twenty Questions’ in 1960

It’s the Muppet Show…

18 January 2018

⧉ Meet the stars of ATV’s new variety programme in 1976…

Side-street Crusaders

16 January 2018

⧉ Inside ‘ABC at Large’, the campaigning current affairs series, in 1962

Bringing the NEWS to you

12 January 2018

⧉ Find out how ITN brought the news to us over on our 1960s culture site, my1960s.com

Let’s Go… again!

8 January 2018

⧉ Alpha’s Saturday sports and features programme ‘Let’s Go’ returns for a second series in 1960

AYTEEVEE – the entertainment network 1955-1981

25 December 2017

⧉ Our brand new subsite, celebrating ATV, the nation’s top entertainment station 1955-1981

It’s about time

18 December 2017

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion clocks

Rediffusion’s voices of authority

17 December 2017

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion continuity announcers with audio clips

School for stars

15 December 2017

⧉ How ABC discovered Joan Edwards, Bob Hatch and Julie Stevens in 1957

Cartoon with the Chaplin touch

8 December 2017

⧉ John Halas explains the genesis of his new cartoon series, Foo Foo, in 1960

Shows the viewers don’t see

29 November 2017

⧉ ABC in 1957 are using Alpha Studios in Birmingham for a novel idea: testing 18 pilot shows they may never make…