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Granada knocked

Published 9 January 2019

June 1970: a prolonged strike at Granada has just finished, but, the Financial Times asks, will they ever recover? And even if they do, surely Coronation Street is now doomed?

Back in time for TV: 1963

Published 5 May 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 1-7 April 1963 for a look at what was on the telly

Back in time for TV: 1962

Published 21 April 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 18-24 March 1962 for a look at what was on the telly

The longest-running 13-week serial in the world

Published 9 December 2016

HV Kershaw looks back at Coronation Street’s beginnings in 1960 from the comfort of 1976

Denis Forman

Published 9 January 2014

David Brockman recalls Denis Forman, a founding father of ITV

The road to ITV’s recovery

Published 18 September 2010

Russ J Graham on what lessons can be learned from ITV making great drama for the BBC