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Meet Horace Low…

Published 17 April 2018

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

“What are the Wild Waves Saying?”

Published 7 December 2017

The BBC’s chief engineer in 1923 takes a tongue-in-cheek look back at the trials and tribulations of developing simultaneous broadcasting (networking as we would now call it)

Shows the viewers don’t see

Published 29 November 2017

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

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

✎ Here’s what you missed

Published 26 March 2017

Some pictures from the Transdiffusion Birmingham Soirée, held on 25 March 2017

A is for Alpha

Published 15 August 2010

How a former ABC cinema in Aston, Birmingham, became a power house of ITV production.