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Children in Need

Published 18 November 2022

A look back at Children in Need 1982

Nine O’Clock News

Published 17 October 2022

Inside the BBC’s Nine O’clock News

BBC Studiolympia News

Published 6 September 2022

A souvenir of your visit to the Ideal Home Show in March 1965

A reply to charges of trivia in BBC-tv programmes

Published 2 September 2022

The people who say BBCtv programmes are too populist don’t appear to have watched any, says Huw Wheldon

Filling the bill

Published 5 August 2022

Inside the Television Presentation department

BBC Onen̷e̷s̷s̷

Published 1 April 2022

So, farewell then, people stood about

Welcome to the exciting world of ONdigital

Published 18 February 2022

Welcome to the future and your new ONdigital digibox

Another chance to see… Top of the Pops

Published 3 February 2022

It’s Number One, it’s Top Of The Pops!

Auf Wiedersehen, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet

Published 31 August 2021

Production values have changed… for the better?

Mad world

Published 19 April 2020

Think you know all about the “swirly” BBC-1 globe? Wrong.

BBC ‘Colourful One’

Published 15 November 2019

It’s C-Day! The Controller of BBC-1 and an array of newspaper critics look at what colour will bring to the channel

Back in time for TV: 1978

Published 24 July 2019

H E Cooper takes her time machine back to 1978 to find out what was on the telly…

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1965

Published 5 June 2019

A look at what was on BBCtv on Saturday 5 June 1965

Back in time for TV: 1975

Published 29 May 2019

H E Cooper takes her time machine back to 1975 to find out what was on the telly…

Almost a silent night

Published 24 December 2018

CHRISTMAS IS CANCELLED – almost. Gary Rodger takes us through the industrial dispute that almost closed the BBC at Christmas in 1978

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1965

Published 24 October 2018

A look at what was on BBC-1 in the North on Sunday 24 October 1965

Tonight’s BBCtv… and S4C… in 1986

Published 25 April 2018

A look at what was on BBC Television and S4C on Friday 25 April 1986

Christmas Day on television… in 1997

Published 24 December 2017

A look at what was on television on Christmas Day 1997

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1986

Published 1 November 2017

A look at what was on BBCtv on Saturday 1 November 1986

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

Published 17 May 2017

A look at what was on BBCtv on Friday 17 May 1968

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1968

Published 15 February 2017

A look at what was on the BBC on Thursday 15 February 1968

✎ Jingle all the way

Published 20 December 2016

The BBC-1 Christmas jingle from 1967

Tonight’s TV… in 1999

Published 16 November 2016

A look at what was on television on Tuesday 16 November 1999

Tonight’s BBCtv… in 1986

Published 2 November 2016

A look at what was on the BBC on Sunday 2 November 1986

Tonight’s TV… in 1967

Published 17 June 2015

A look at what was on television on 17 June 1967

Who killed Simon Dee?

Published 6 April 2015

Once Britain’s biggest star… and then gone. Why?

Tonight’s TV… in 1966

Published 30 December 2014

A look at what was on television on 30 December 1966

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1965

Published 21 October 2014

What was on BBC-1 on Monday 25 October 1965

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1964

Published 29 August 2014

What was on BBC-1 on Saturday 29 August 1964

Tonight’s BBC-1… in 1965

Published 26 August 2014

What was on BBC-1 on Thursday 26 August 1965

That’s except for viewers in the midlands

Published 28 July 2014

Regional variations apply to Monty Python’s Flying Circus in 1971

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