Routine Sheets Database

Our database of daily presentation logs and camera scripts

Talk of THAMES

In-depth into Thames Television, London’s weekday ITV 1968-1992

Highlights of 1967

Rediffusion, London picks the best of their programmes from 1967

BBC radio history group

From 2LO to DAB, from the National Programme to Radio 1Xtra… come talk about BBC radio

ITV-2

The Independent Television Authority’s in-depth plans for ITV-2 in 1971

Testcards

When there’s nothing on television, there’s this

The Granada archive

A gallery of all things Granada

Independent Local Radio

A gallery of sights and sounds from ILR

An ident a day

A gallery of television idents

ITN

A gallery of all things Independent Television News

News title cards

Screencaps and title cards from news programmes around the world

Talk of THAMES

In-depth into Thames Television, London’s weekday ITV 1968-1992

Highlights of 1967

Rediffusion, London picks the best of their programmes from 1967

ITV-2

The Independent Television Authority’s in-depth plans for ITV-2 in 1971

The ITA Audience in 1972

The facts and figures of who was watching ITV in 1972

Rediffusion, London

Inside Associated-Rediffusion and Rediffusion, London, 1955-1968

The ITV 1963 Yearbook

The full ITV 1963 yearbook, with programmes, transmitters and companies explained

Intertel

The International Television Federation of documentary makers, 1960-1968

Thorn EMI Videodiscs

The future is here: Thorn EMI new Videodisc technology – VHD – explained

The Avengers

Steed, Dr Gale, Mrs Peel, Miss King, Purdey and Gambit – the TVTimes remembers The Avengers

This is the EBU

Your guide to international broadcasting in Europe in 1962

Rediffusion ’64

All about the relaunch of Associated-Rediffusion as Rediffusion, London in April 1964

10 years of Rediffusion for schools

Rediffusion looks back at its contribution to educational television

Introducing Radio Caroline

The most famous ‘pirate’ radio station introduces itself in 1964

Music in the night

Behind the scenes at Radio Luxembourg in 1965

Inside Radio Luxembourg

The studios and transmitters of Radio Luxembourg in detail

Hints on receiving BBC radio in 1951

BBC Engineering tells you how to get the best from your radio when you listen to the Home Service, the Light Programme and the Third Programme

Broadcasting in the West

From 1949, the BBC looks at how it serves its most diverse radio region – the West of England

Southern Success

Southern Television is about to expand into the south-east and explains to viewers and advertisers who they are and what they do

The Border discovered

Facts and figures about the unusual Border Television region

Teledu yng ngwlad y gȃn

TWW celebrates its contribution to Welsh culture in this bilingual website. Mae TWW yn dathlu ei gyfraniad i ddiwylliant Cymru yn y wefan ddwyieithog hon.

Harlech’s first year

Accepting the challenge: Harlech rate themselves after a year on air

ATV Centre

The Birmingham Post celebrates the opening of the new ATV Centre in 1970 with a special pull-out supplement

Rediffusion’s studios

Television House and Wembley

Alpha Studios, Birmingham

The home of ABC and ATV in the midlands in the 1950s and 60s

Granada TV, Manchester 3

Granada’s TV studios in Manchester, in depth

Routine Sheets Database

Our database of daily presentation logs and camera scripts

TWW/Teledu Cymru archives

Transdiffusion for researchers: source material for Television Wales and West and for Wales (West and North) Television

Rediffusion printed archives

Printed and written archives from Associated-Rediffusion and Rediffusion London

BBC radio history group

From 2LO to DAB, from the National Programme to Radio 1Xtra… come talk about BBC radio

Grampian TV group

From the very far north, here’s where you can remember Grampian

Breakfast TV group

Breakfast Time, TV-am, GMTV, RI:SE… all of breakfast television is discussed in this group

Irish broadcasting group

RTE, TV3, TnaG, UTV, there’s so much to talk about in this group devoted to television in Ireland

My 1960s group

If you remember it, you weren’t there. We beg to differ

Rediffusion group

Associated-Rediffusion and Rediffusion, London: the capital’s weekday choice from 1955 to 1968

SoundCloud

Our sound archive… well, about 2% of it (so far)

Spotify playlist

Listen here to a selection of the best broadcasting tunes

Twitter

Follow us on Twitter!

YouTube

A selection from our video archives

Instagram

Selected images from the Transdiffusion archives

Facebook

Like us on Facebook!

Other archives

Broadcasting not your thing? Visit Retropia, Transdiffusion’s huge archive of social history

transdiffusion.org

Our main website, packed to the gills with over 3,000 articles about every aspect of broadcasting history

My 1960s

We grew up in the 1960s… and loved every minute of it!

Zenith: 1964 – the year everything changed

Our guide to 1964: the year everything in British culture changed