Articles by Mike Melaniphy

Treasure Hunt – an adventure entertainment

Published 18 July 2022

Even harder than it looks: the technological challenge of Channel 4’s Treasure Hunt

In tune with Channel 4

Published 4 July 2022

The Channel 4 main transmitter network is complete, but there’s more to do

Computers in TV production

Published 27 June 2022

Grampian have invested in a modern set-up to bring their programmes and presentation into the 1980s

Computers in TV presentation

Published 13 June 2022

Channel 4 have designed and built a computer to ensure split-second timing

Celebrity hosts

Published 6 June 2022

All manner of people turn up at Central TV in Birmingham in order to link the children’s programmes

Small but strong

Published 21 March 2022

CHANNEL TELEVISION AT 60 • The closest we got to local community TV

A development for HTV

Published 7 March 2022

The Wales and West contractor’s new studios have opened

Doing the splits

Published 20 December 2021

A new idea in Independent Local Radio – broadcasting different things on AM to what’s on FM

Gus hops to new heights

Published 15 November 2021

TSW’s biggest star goes from strength to strength

Regional news against the clock

Published 6 September 2021

A gallery of how Calendar was put together in 1986

Moving on Air

Published 26 July 2021

With their old studios about to be abolished, Hereward Radio get ready to move to a new facility

Keeping them Wide Awake

Published 15 October 2018

Inside TV-am’s popular children’s magazine show, the Wide Awake Club, in 1988

ENG – first with the news

Published 30 April 2018

Yorkshire Television’s Calendar goes electronic in 1988

East-West relations

Published 12 July 2017

The problems of serving a dual region in 1986

Direct Broadcasting by Satellite

Published 29 May 2017

The IBA announces that BSB is on its way

A member of the Transdiffusion Broadcasting System
Liverpool, Sunday 4 December 2022