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Gus hops to new heights

Published 15 November 2021

TSW’s biggest star goes from strength to strength

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

Big beat – West Country style

Published 12 April 2018

Can Westward discover the next group to follow in the footsteps of The Beatles in 1964?

Tonight’s Westward TV… in 1964

Published 4 October 2017

A look at what was on Westward on Sunday 4 October 1964

CITV 1963

Published 19 June 2017

A look at what children were watching on ITV in 1963

Meet the TV-land favourites

Published 22 December 2016

Look Westward looks into the best TV cash-ins for Christmas 1964

Westward Region

Published 15 December 2016

British Railways helps launch the new Westward Television in 1961

Tonight’s Westward TV… in 1964

Published 26 August 2016

A look at what was on Westward on Wednesday 26 August 1964

Tonight’s Thames, Southern, Anglia, Westward and Harlech… in 1969

Published 28 April 2016

A printers’ strike gives us the opportunity of comparing what was on ITV on Monday 28 April 1969

Westward progress

Published 20 July 2015

Practical Television in March 1962 looks in-depth at Westward’s almost-complete studio complex

One service, two areas, three audiences

Published 12 January 2015

The trials of covering Wales and the west of England

Stirred but not shaken

Published 28 December 2014

The Observer in 1980 has an exclusive on what would happen in the next franchise round

Video: Covering the West

Published 13 September 2014

From the sales department of Westward Television

Regionally yours

Published 23 October 2008

Joy of Six: ITV regional idents This “top six” list of regional ITV idents controversially puts TSW in the top position ahead of ATV (the heretics); TSW’s second ident in…

The thrill has gone

Published 2 December 2006

A rant about modern broadcasting

How to save ITV

Published 30 September 2005

“The People’s Channel” is off-course and heading downstream to disaster, says Glenn Aylett

The ITV Top 10: 6 – Westward

Published 3 September 2005

A suspicion of greatness


Published 24 May 2004

Modernity vs those things that have always been done

Southwest blues

Published 24 May 2004

The changes of style in a small region

Indepth on Westward Television

Published 24 May 2004

The Golden Hind


Published 24 May 2004

Plain sailing

Big Brother’s Bigger Brother

Published 7 October 2003

Russ J Graham on those who have been kicked out of ITV

Regional Flavours

Published 1 January 2003

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

Hello, Goodbye

Published 1 January 2002

Ian Beaumont waves goodbye to Westward


Published 1 January 2002

Leave well enough alone, cautions James Barrington

Year zero

Published 1 January 2002

Every new ITV company has reinvented the wheel

Earthquake ’81

Published 1 September 2001

Russ J Graham sees the end of ATV Midlands

Regional rollercoaster

Published 1 September 2001

Ian Beaumont misses his region

Once upon a Westward

Published 1 September 2001

Dave Jeffrey pines for the forgotten galleon

Brand X

Published 1 August 2001

Ian Beaumont on branding old and new

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