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Photographs of Alpha in the past, now, and how it will look after 1960
How Alpha Television Studios came to be
Take a peek inside Alpha
More from inside Alpha
Alpha Television, a full service studio
Networking from Alpha to the whole of the UK
It’s opening day for Aston. What will you be watching?
Alpha’s Saturday sports and features programme ‘Let’s Go’ returns for a second series in 1960
ABC are using Alpha Studios in Birmingham for a novel idea: testing 18 pilot shows they may never make
What happens when an audience doesn’t laugh? Invite them back!
Behind the scenes at Alpha’s Saturday sports and entertainment strand
Take a trip around Transmission Control
Joan Palmer provides ATV’s last ever announcement from the Alpha studios, mentioning her predecessors, and hands over to Mike Prince in ATV’s new Paradise Centre HQ
Ray Moore opens ATV Midlands for the day from Alpha in Birmingham in the mid-1960s
Welcome to another great week of programmes on ATV, starting with Tingha and Tucker
DX reception from Lichfield channel 8 of John Edmunds opening ABC Midlands for the day in 1964
Bill Steele opens ABC in the Midlands for the day in the late 1960s with Perpetuum Mobile and the ABC March
Introducing Horace Low, technical store keeper at Alpha
Would you like to work at Alpha?
What it takes to be a producer at Alpha
Inside the life of a television designer at Alpha
What does a floor manager at Alpha do? Everything!
Meet Sandra Sylvester, Alpha’s new make-up artist
How to receive Alpha programmes for the best view of the Midlands
A look at the Lichfield transmitter
The Independent Television Authority (ITA) was created in August 1954 to provide “for the period…
London: The ITA’s transmitter at Croydon was opened on 22nd September 1955. It serves a…
The people and programmes that make up ABC at Alpha
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Looking back at three recent ABC programmes
About ABC Weekend TV
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The people and programmes that make up ATV at Alpha
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