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How Noele Gordon takes the air

Published 23 January 2018

⧉ Noele Gordon learns to fly for an ATV Midlands series

AYTEEVEE – the entertainment network 1955-1981

Published 25 December 2017

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

Alpha Television Services

Published 22 September 2017

⧉ To celebrate 18 years of Transdiffusion on the web, we present a look behind the scenes at Alpha, ABC and ATV’s studios in Birmingham

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1956

Published 21 June 2017

A look at what was on ATV on Thursday 21 June 1956

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1962

Published 14 June 2017

A look at what was on ATV on Thursday 14 June 1962

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1956

Published 24 May 2017

A look at what was on Associated TeleVision on Thursday 24 May 1956

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1957

Published 12 April 2017

A look at what was on ATV in the Midlands on Friday 12 April 1957

They always have an answer

Published 30 March 2017

Inside ATV’s Postbag in 1963

Booked… for seven years

Published 2 February 2017

Jerry Allen talks about appearing on 1,600 editions of ATV’s ‘Lunch Box’ in 1963

Announcers’ choice

Published 25 December 2016

The pick of your holiday viewing in 1964 from your ATV and ABC announcers

Face up to colour

Published 15 November 2016

The changes the make-up artists at Thames, Yorkshire and ATV had to make for the introduction of colour TV

Oh, what a day for two little bears

Published 27 October 2016

TVWorld magazine introduces Tingha and Tucker

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1965

Published 11 June 2016

A look at what was on ATV in the midlands on Friday 11 June 1965

Goodbye Crossroads

Published 4 April 2016

After 4,510 episodes, Crossroads comes to an end in 1988 with a TVTimes souvenir pull-out.

From Aston to Paradise

Published 29 March 2016

The handover from the Alpha Studios in Aston to the new Paradise Centre in Birmingham in 1969

Shaw Taylor: Dots Before His Eyes

Published 29 March 2016

The TVTimes talks to Shaw Taylor about his ATV quiz show ‘Dotto’ in 1960

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1965

Published 23 March 2016

A look at what was on ATV in the Midlands on Tuesday 23 March 1965

The bold and the beautiful

Published 9 November 2015

ATV Midlands starts the day with a rousing tune and a pretty slide

Tonight’s ATV… in 1972

Published 6 July 2015

What was on ATV Midlands on Thursday 6 July 1972

Central eyes

Published 13 April 2015

The struggles – at company level, in the studios and with politicians – as ATV became Central

Tonight’s ATV… in 1972

Published 23 February 2015

What was on ATV in the midlands on Wednesday 23 February 1972

Stirred but not shaken

Published 28 December 2014

The Observer in 1980 has an exclusive on what would happen in the next franchise round

Midland round-up

Published 22 December 2014

A look at ATV Midlands in the early 1960s

Tonight’s ATV… in 1972

Published 20 December 2014

What was on ATV on Wednesday 20 December 1972

Tonight’s ATV Midlands… in 1965

Published 29 October 2014

What was on ATV in the midlands on Friday 29 October 1965

Famous faces

Published 20 October 2014

The six people who kept Londoners and Midlanders in the picture in 1963

Save Elstree!

Published 17 October 2010

Roddy Buxton on the song and dance campaign to save ATV and Elstree studios

Nevermind: ATV Midlands unused design

Published 4 October 2010

Russ J Graham on the ATV Midlands logo design that never was