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Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1986

Published 1 November 2017

A look at what was on BBCtv on Saturday 1 November 1986

How to receive BBC-2

Published 22 May 2017

BBC-2 is on its way to the north of England. This 1965 leaflet tells you all you need to know about receiving it

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

Published 17 May 2017

A look at what was on BBCtv on Friday 17 May 1968

The plain man’s guide to the changeover to 625 line TV

Published 24 April 2017

A 1963 guide to the options available for 625 lines, colour and ITV-2

► 20 Years Ago Today, 33 years ago today

Published 20 April 2017

Ludovic Kennedy on the botched launched of BBC-2

► Television comes to Bradford

Published 10 March 2017

John Walters goes to the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in 1986

► The Peacock Committee reports back

Published 3 March 2017

BBC Newsnight on the Peacock Report in 1986, which recommends ITV franchises go to the highest bidder and BBC Radios 1 and 2 are sold

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

Published 15 February 2017

A look at what was on the BBC on Thursday 15 February 1968

✎ Power cuts

Published 25 November 2016

There’s a power cut in central London

Tonight’s TV… in 1999

Published 16 November 2016

A look at what was on television on Tuesday 16 November 1999

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1986

Published 2 November 2016

A look at what was on the BBC on Sunday 2 November 1986

Tonight’s TV… in 1967

Published 17 June 2015

A look at what was on television on 17 June 1967

Tonight’s TV… in 1966

Published 30 December 2014

A look at what was on television on 30 December 1966

Pride of a Peacock

Published 22 September 2014

The man who made BBC2

Getting 2 colour

Published 25 July 2014

The BBC encourages us to tune our sets correctly for BBC-2 and colour in 1968

BBC-2 News

Published 15 June 2014

BBC-2 News for Spring 1968 brings you all the 625 and colour information you need