Today’s TV magazine cover

TVTimes, Radio Times, Television Weekly, TVWorld… a different cover from a day in history

Routine Sheets Database

Our database of daily presentation logs and camera scripts

ITA Transmitters: 1969

Maps of the VHF coverage of the ITA’s transmitters and the proposed UHF service areas

Music in the night

Behind the scenes at Radio Luxembourg in 1965

Letters from broadcasters

Dear Television… Love, Transdiffusion. And their replies

Today’s TV magazine cover

TVTimes, Radio Times, Television Weekly, TVWorld… a different cover from a day in history

Letters from broadcasters

Dear Television… Love, Transdiffusion. And their replies

Independent Local Radio

A gallery of sights and sounds from ILR

Network USA

Printed advertisements for US television stations from the 1940s, 50s and 60s

ITN

A gallery of all things Independent Television News

Testcards

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

ITA Transmitters: 1969

Maps of the VHF coverage of the ITA’s transmitters and the proposed UHF service areas

Highlights of 1967

Rediffusion, London picks the best of their programmes from 1967

AYTEEVEE

Behind the scenes at ATV

Both sides of the camera

Inside ABC Weekend Television in Didsbury, Aston and Teddington in 1960

Highlights of 1966

Rediffusion, London picks the 12 best of their programmes from 1966

Rediffusion, London

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

Intertel

The International Television Federation of documentary makers, 1960-1968

Thorn EMI Videodiscs

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

This is the EBU

Your guide to international broadcasting in Europe in 1962

ITA Colour

Colour… UHF… 625… Duplication… What the viewer needs to know in 1969

10 years of Rediffusion for schools

Rediffusion looks back at its contribution to educational television

Rediffusion ’64

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

Introducing Radio Caroline

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

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

Harlech’s first year

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

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.

Granada TV, Manchester 3

Granada’s TV studios in Manchester, in depth

ATV Centre

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

Alpha Studios, Birmingham

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

Rediffusion’s studios

Television House and Wembley

Routine Sheets Database

Our database of daily presentation logs and camera scripts

Rediffusion printed archives

Printed and written archives from Associated-Rediffusion and Rediffusion London

TWW/Teledu Cymru archives

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

ITN group

Talking about the on-screen look and personalities of Independent Television News

Grampian TV group

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

Satellite TV group

Memories of the channels and presentation of the channels on the Astra satellite family

Television sport group

The Big Match, World of Sport, Scotsport, Sportsnight, Grandstand… the presentation of sport on TV is discussed here

Channel TV group

The baby of the class: talk about Channel Television here

BBC radio history group

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

SoundCloud

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

Pinterest

A collection of interesting pictures from across Transdiffusion

Spotify playlist

Listen here to a selection of the best broadcasting tunes

Instagram

Selected images from the Transdiffusion archives

YouTube

A selection from our video archives

Twitter

Follow us on Twitter!

Zenith: 1964 – the year everything changed

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

Other archives

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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!