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Articles about 1967 ITV franchise round

Watch carefully – it’s TV’s big night

Published 12 November 2020

Blair Thomson surveys the prospects of ATV-viewing after the 1968 regional reorganisation

The franchise affair

Published 23 October 2020

300 possible applicants for the 1968 ITV contracts… and the Midlands is the one they all want

Can TV’s ‘lost weekend’ be brought to life?

Published 13 May 2019

The leading television critics from the broadsheet newspapers gather in July 1968 to discuss what ITV should look like on weekends when the contracts change

Made in Yorkshire!

Published 29 July 2018

TVTimes introduces the new Yorkshire Television in July 1968

Destination 1974

Published 12 February 2018

The strike over, the TVTimes looks ahead to the new-look ITV in 1968 and beyond

One in the Eye for ITV

Published 9 March 2015

Private Eye’s Footnotes column explains what happened behind the scenes in the 1967 franchise round


Published 2 February 2015

You don’t get me, I’m part of the union

Five into four won’t go

Published 3 November 2014

Transmitter problems for Yorkshire, Tyne Tees and Anglia

Not the TVTimes

Published 29 September 2014

There’s so much more than TV times in this week’s… TVWorld?

London ITA 1968

Published 24 November 2006

One of the most radical changes to hit the ITV network

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