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Factsheet 1966: The Independent Television Authority

Published 9 August 2018

An introduction to Independent Television in 1966

Frost joins tycoons in shock ITV shake-up

Published 23 July 2018

The Daily Mirror reports on the decisions taken by the ITA in the ITV franchise round of 1967

Shotgun wedding

Published 18 June 2018

Has the IBA managed to bring peace to the Westward board room? And even if so, will they force Westward to merge with a rival bidder? Peter Fiddick of The Guardian speculates in October 1980

A very singular region

Published 27 July 2017

Ulster Television starts the day one morning in 1978

Thank U and Goodnight

Published 17 October 2016

Colm O’Rourke watches the end of one era and the start of another

A phoenix from the flames?

Published 7 January 2014

Could the last major outpost of in-vision continuity in the UK lead to a general rebirth of the style, asks Colm O’Rourke

Seeing U

Published 27 September 2010

Colm O’Rourke assesses the renaissance of in-vision continuity on UTV

Tiptoe through the Startups – 1

Published 2 September 2006

Roddy Buxton looks into the TBS basement files

Treading water

Published 1 October 2005

After 46 years, does Ulster Television know where it’s going?

The ITV Top 10: 9 – Ulster

Published 3 September 2005

Walking a tightrope

Whither ITV?

Published 1 November 2004

Andrew Bowden sees a post-analogue future

Ulster

Published 24 May 2004

Living with troubles

Indepth on Ulster Television

Published 24 May 2004

The oscilloscope

A Screen-Shaped Window

Published 1 January 2003

Colm O’Rourke appears on BBC Northern Ireland

Regional Flavours

Published 1 January 2003

Folk medleys defined many aspects of start-up music, says Richard Elen

About Britain

Published 1 January 2003

David Brockman on regional contributions of the ITV network

The List

Published 1 January 2003

All the stations, all the times

Making your mind up

Published 1 December 2002

The choice for UTV – ITV1 or not?

Studio 3

Published 1 February 2002

UTV in-vision

Ultimate Branding

Published 1 January 2002

The best of television presentation

A very contrary region

Published 1 September 2001

Robert Brown on the strange world of Northern Ireland TV

Pleased to announce

Published 1 September 2001

Robin Carmody on Authority Announcements

The end of RTÉ

Published 1 September 2001

Richard Logue charts a death by a thousand cuts