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Focus on the future

Published 7 November 2022

Never mind how or what we’ll be watching in the year 2000: it’s time for TV to ditch cliché and resist Americanisation

Welcome to the NEW Region…

Published 21 January 2022

Television comes to the Midlands in 1949 and here’s all you need to know about the new Sutton Coldfield transmitter

One giant leap for home entertainment

Published 12 July 2021

The traffic stops as BBC-2 stumbles into colour…

Yes, commercial T.V. is here

Published 22 September 2020

Commercial television launches in London tonight – but how will that affect the people of Banbury?

Record, play, pause

Published 28 January 2019

From doing the cinema live to doing the stage on video, television’s mise en scène keeps changing… whilst still staying the same

A year of colour

Published 23 April 2018

David Attenborough looks back at a year of BBC-2 in colour

Television Comes to the Centre of England

Published 17 December 2016

The Radio Times explains the technical achievements in building the Sutton Coldfield transmitter in 1949

Television comes to the Midlands

Published 10 December 2014

Television arrives in the Midlands in 1949

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