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Where is TV’s ‘Nouvelle vague’?

Published 24 April 2018

Can Associated-Rediffusion do television plays for television? Nobody else seems to be doing so, writes Peter Graham Scott in 1961

What do women want from TV?

Published 16 April 2018

In a wrenching break with the established order of things, the TVTimes in 1956 asks what women really want from television. Don’t worry, though: nobody listened

Years of Light

Published 26 September 2017

The BBC reviews the first two years of the Light Programme

Youth in television drama

Published 13 June 2017

Who are Britain’s up-and-coming young actors in 1963? The ATV Television Show Book finds out

New Directions

Published 23 May 2017

How Central changed ATV’s drama output

⬆ Year One: Granada and the Drama

Published 21 March 2017

Part six of our series on the first year of Granada sees Tony Richardson discussing Granada’s contribution to drama

Storify: what’s wrong with BBC commissioning and scheduling

Published 27 March 2012

BLOG: A discussion on Twitter about the BBC’s incomprehensible scheduling policies of late