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Ship’s siren may be call sign for TTT

Published 30 September 2020

Big promises from Tyne Tees Television in 1958 as they get ready to launch

TV to have ‘all-seeing’ eyes as trade mark

Published 26 August 2020

Television is about to be looking back at you in 1953. That sounds fun.

The symbols of ITV explained

Published 19 August 2020

ITV patiently explains ITV to viewers of ITV in 1959

Border Television choose a Symbol

Published 2 June 2020

‘The Stage’ newspaper reports in 1960 on how Border TV will look when it launches

Mad world

Published 19 April 2020

Think you know all about the “swirly” BBC-1 globe? Wrong.

North by Northwest

Published 27 August 2018

Granada tries to find its place in the new, post-1968 ITV world

✎ Jingle all the way

Published 20 December 2016

The BBC-1 Christmas jingle from 1967

We broke the code

Published 2 February 2016

I think we now know ‘what’, but not ‘why’

Nevermind: Central pre-launch logo

Published 4 October 2010

Russ J Graham looks at a ‘what might have been’ for Central Independent Television’s on-screen design