Broadcast Area: UK: Northern England

Material broadcast in this geographic area.

YTV continuity and ITN News opening/close (26th December 1985)

ITN went to the trouble of producing a special festive endboard for their Christmas bulletins.

/ 27th February 2021

Yorkshire TV programme promotion for Emmerdale Farm catch-up phoneline (December 1985)

Back in 1985, if you missed an episode of Emmerdale Farm, YTV provided a catch-up phoneline.

/ 27th February 2021

Yorkshire TV continuity and Music Box opening titles (1986)

Yorkshire was the first ITV company to offer a 24-hour schedule. On 9th August 1986, it filled the overnight hours (until TV-am) with a simulcast of the satellite channel Music Box.

/ 26th February 2021

BBC One North continuity and BBC Evening News opening titles (23rd April 1981)

Ronnie Biggs is in the headlines again, in April 1981.

/ 25th February 2021

YTV continuity (December 1987)

A link into the 1980s US comedy 9 to 5.

/ 25th February 2021

BBC Two Test Card G (BBC Scotland generator) (1980s)

The BBC’s alternative to Test Card F for many years – Test Card G.

/ 25th February 2021

Yorkshire TV Music Box ident and sting (December 1986)

Yorkshire TV went 24 hours on 9th August 1986. It filled a portion of the overnight hours by rebroadcasting the satellite channel Music Box.

/ 25th February 2021

Yorkshire TV start-up (partial) (26th December 1986)

This is at the point of the cutover to YTV from TV-am.

/ 25th February 2021

YTV continuity (25th December 1986)

Following the Queen’s Christmas message, YTV links into the 1941 Walt Disney story, Dumbo.

/ 18th February 2021

YTV continuity (25th December 1983)

A Christmas morning YTV link.

/ 18th February 2021

BBC One continuity including programme promotion for Tuesday and BBC One North ident (14th April 1981)

A change to the schedule on BBC One, for live coverage of the return of the Columbia space shuttle. As we see here, the programme change results in the postponement of a regional programme, for BBC One North.

/ 7th February 2021