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Tonight’s Granada TV… in 1966

Published 31 March 2019

Travel back to this day in 1966 to find out what’s on Granada

Tele marks of 1966

Published 28 September 2018

Fusion magazine looks back over an eventful year for Rediffusion

1964 and all that

Published 6 September 2018

A personal look back at 1964 from David Heathcote

That was the decade that was

Published 28 August 2018

James Green of the London Evening News looks back at a decade (and slightly more) of Rediffusion and ITV in 1967

Tonight’s Rediffusion, London… in 1968

Published 29 July 2018

A look at what was on Rediffusion in London on Monday 29 July 1968

Ready, Steady, Goes

Published 24 July 2018

Celebrating the life of Ready, Steady, Go! as it finishes at the end of 1966

Wired-up for service

Published 17 July 2018

Electrical maintenance: the beating heart of Television House and Wembley

Coke’s tour

Published 10 July 2018

Cyril Coke remembers filming abroad for series two of The Rat Catchers in 1966

The serious side of comedy

Published 3 July 2018

Harry H Corbett talks deeply about his comedy series Mr Aitch in 1967

Back in time for TV: 18-25 May 1967

Published 30 June 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 18-25 May 1967 for a look at what was on the telly

Double Your Money in Moscow

Published 27 June 2018

Rediffusion takes Double Your Money on the road… to Moscow in 1966

The Rediffusion dictionary of TV English

Published 20 June 2018

A humorous look at potential Rediffusion slang from 1967


Published 13 April 2018

A special feature website on the relaunch of Rediffusion London in April 1964

Back in time for TV: 4-10 March 1961

Published 7 April 2018

HE Cooper takes a time machine back to 4-10 March for a look at what was on the telly

Back to see

Published 1 March 2018

⧉ A Rediffusion crew of two take to the high seas

It’s about time

Published 18 December 2017

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion clocks

Rediffusion’s voices of authority

Published 17 December 2017

⧉ A gallery of Rediffusion continuity announcers with audio clips

Schools television: the first 10 years

Published 13 November 2017

⧉ An in-depth history, first published in 1967, of Rediffusion’s programmes for schools

On the scent of a ghost

Published 31 October 2017

⧉ Over on our Rediffusion site, join Redvers Kyle for a catalogue of spooky experiences

Tonight’s Rediffusion, London… in 1965

Published 23 August 2017

A look at what was on Rediffusion on Monday 23 August 1965

Tonight’s Rediffusion, London… in 1966

Published 4 July 2017

A look at what was on Rediffusion on Monday 4 July 1966

Tonight’s Rediffusion London… in 1967

Published 5 April 2017

A look at what was on Rediffusion on Wednesday 5 April 1967

✎ One for sorrow, two for joy, three for a really weird historical anachronism

Published 19 January 2017

Magpie gets weird in 1967

Ready, Steady, Go! The New Year starts here

Published 31 December 2016

Are you planning your Ready, Steady, Go! New Year’s Eve 1964 party?

A remarkable feeling of confidence

Published 5 December 2016

How does an examination of public school education in public life stand up 48 years later?

► This summer on Thames!

Published 3 November 2016

A promo for Thames on Rediffusion

The power behind This Week

Published 13 June 2016

Jeremy Issacs talks to the TVTimes about producing This Week for Rediffusion in 1965

✎ Fountaineer

Published 12 April 2016

A new minisite from Transdiffusion devoted to the soon-to-be-gone Wembley studios.

⧉ Three before six

Published 3 December 2015

TVTimes looks into Rediffusion’s unusual local news and features programme

Redvers Kyle 1929-2015

Published 19 November 2015

Remembering one of the consummate voices of ITV

Star turn

Published 2 November 2015

The ultimate startup from the backbone of ITV

Tonight’s Rediffusion London… in 1965

Published 28 July 2015

What was on Rediffusion on Wednesday 28 July 1965

Tonight’s Rediffusion London… in 1965

Published 27 July 2015

What was on Rediffusion on Tuesday 27 July 1965

Three giants

Published 2 March 2015

Leslie Mitchell, John Benson and Redvers Kyle

Choosing the companies

Published 5 January 2015

The ITA picks the players for the new ITV in 1954

Tonight’s TV… in 1966

Published 30 December 2014

A look at what was on television on 30 December 1966

Hello and goodbye

Published 8 December 2014

ABC, ATV London and Rediffusion bow out; Thames, LWT and Yorkshire come in

⧉ Afterlife

Published 27 October 2014

When Rediffusion ended, Rediffusion did not end

RIP Johnny Dankworth

Published 7 February 2010

Sir John Dankworth dies aged 82.

The Launch of ITV

Published 25 November 2006

The beginning of ITV – in sound & vision

London ITA 1968

Published 24 November 2006

One of the most radical changes to hit the ITV network

Tiptoe through the Startups – 3

Published 2 November 2006

Roddy Buxton continues his trawl through the Transdiffusion archives

Tiptoe through the Startups – 2

Published 1 October 2006

Roddy continues his journey through the Transdiffusion archives.

Daniel Farson

Published 1 October 2006

The Outsider

Tiptoe through the Startups – 1

Published 2 September 2006

Roddy Buxton looks into the TBS basement files

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