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From the Televault: The Avengers!

Published 2 July 2019

Join us for a look back at The Avengers and The New Avengers, plus the autobiography of Patrick Macnee

Both sides of the camera

Published 8 April 2019

Our new subsite goes behind the cameras at ABC in Didsbury, Aston and Teddington in 1960

Tonight’s ABC North… in 1966

Published 27 March 2019

Travel back to this day in 1966 to find out what’s on ABC in the North

Tonight’s ABC North… in 1966

Published 26 March 2019

Travel back to this day in 1966 to find out what’s on ABC in the North

ABC’s Religious Training Scheme

Published 4 February 2019

All television production requires training, especially when it’s amateurs in front of the camera. In 1959, ABC Weekend set out to teach the vicars, priests and bishops of Britain how to work in TV

Musical break for Julie

Published 10 January 2019

Meet the co-host of ABC’s The Sunday Break in 1959: starlet Julie Stevens

Sentenced to death

Published 8 January 2019

Rediffusion’s chairman tears the ITA to shreds in his final address to shareholders in December 1967

Tempo: the impact of television on the arts

Published 6 November 2018

Angus Wilson reviews the contribution made to the arts by ABC Weekend TV’s ‘Tempo’ in 1964

Tonight’s ABC Weekend TV… in 1964

Published 31 October 2018

A look at what was on ABC Weekend TV in the North on Saturday 31 October 1964

All for the love of good food

Published 19 October 2018

Philip Harben introduces his new cookery show – The Grammar of Cookery – in 1964, part of ABC’s Headway adult education service

The girl with a good case to state

Published 24 August 2018

TVTimes talks to Janice Willett, producer of ABC’s State Your Case, in 1957

Call of the kitchen

Published 10 August 2018

The TVTimes talks to ABC’s Philip Harben about cookery in 1964

Talk of Thames

Published 30 July 2018

Celebrating 50 years of London’s Weekday ITV: Thames – a talent for television

Inside ABC’s last day

Published 28 July 2018

The ABC Midlands and North presentation schedule for 28 July 1968

Tonight’s ABC Weekend TV… in 1968

Published 28 July 2018

A look at what was on ABC in the North on Sunday 28 July 1968

Tonight’s ABC Weekend TV… in 1968

Published 27 July 2018

A look at what was on ABC in the North on Saturday 27 July 1968

Frost joins tycoons in shock ITV shake-up

Published 23 July 2018

The Daily Mirror reports on the decisions taken by the ITA in the ITV franchise round of 1967

Back in time for TV: January 1968

Published 15 July 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 15-21 January 1968 for a look at what was on the telly

Back in time for TV: 1967

Published 30 June 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 18-25 May 1967 for a look at what was on the telly

Back in time for TV: 1960

Published 24 March 2018

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

Back in time for TV: 18-24 February 1960

Published 24 March 2018

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