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Tory-Weighted Programmers For Britain’s Comm’l TV Spark Rumpus

Published 29 November 2018

The first ITV contracts are announced in November 1954… but, as Variety reports, politicians are worried

‘ITV was the start of the Coca-colonisation of Britain’

Published 29 October 2018

In 1980, Jack Tinker, theatre critic of the Daily Mail, turns his unsympathetic eye to the launch of ITV in 1955

How Britannia Rules Her Wavelengths

Published 9 July 2018

Norman Collins is disappointed with the government’s White Paper on Broadcasting Policy in 1967

This Thing Called Television

Published 17 December 2016

The BBC’s Norman Collins explains television for the benefit of new Midlands viewers

His dream became a TV miracle!

Published 16 March 2016

‘The Viewer’ in 1959 explains who Norman Collins was and why he was important to the history of ITV