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ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#1 by astwood , Wed Feb 17, 2016 7:55 pm

ATV as been on air for 60 years and it aint got no better


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ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#2 by Voltman , Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:23 am

It started 60 years ago but closed in 1982.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Associated_Television


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#3 by Voltman , Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:31 am

There is a website for ATV ......
http://www.atvland.net

There is also a DVD available, which I bought about five years ago but haven't watched yet....
http://www.macearchive.org/mace-shop/DVD...-in-colour.html
http://www.amazon.co.uk/From-ATVLand-Col...n/dp/B005CXBG9E


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#4 by Slow Jo , Thu Feb 18, 2016 8:24 pm

Remember it well ,but it was a long time ago.


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#5 by Voltman , Thu Feb 18, 2016 11:07 pm

They were succeeded by Central TV who took over the channel and the studios.


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#6 by Sheldonboy , Fri Feb 26, 2016 6:46 pm

Quote: Slow Jo wrote in post #4
Remember it well ,but it was a long time ago.


That would have been a bit of a Crossroads


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#7 by astwood , Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:04 pm

Quote: Sheldonboy wrote in post #6
Quote: Slow Jo wrote in post #4
Remember it well ,but it was a long time ago.


That would have been a bit of a Crossroads


With the shaky props


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#8 by Slow Jo , Fri Feb 26, 2016 8:09 pm

Remember it well.


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#9 by Cleopatra , Fri Feb 26, 2016 10:22 pm

Didn't they also have something to do with Thunderbirds? One of my all time favourites!

 
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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#10 by Sheldonboy , Sat Feb 27, 2016 6:00 pm

[quote=Cleopatra|p151601]Didn't they also have something to do with Thunderbirds? One of my all time favourites![/quote
Thunderbirds was filmed by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson in Slough Cleo.


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#11 by Voltman , Sun Feb 28, 2016 2:23 am

Tizwas.


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RE: ATV Would Have Been 60 Years Old Today

#12 by astoness , Sun Feb 28, 2016 3:51 am

Quote: Voltman wrote in post #11
Tizwas.


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#13 by Cleopatra , Sun Feb 28, 2016 10:01 pm

SB I think you'll find that ATV was the first independent network to broadcast Thunderbirds

 
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#14 by Sheldonboy , Mon Feb 29, 2016 4:48 pm

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SB I think you'll find that ATV was the first independent network to broadcast Thunderbirds

True Cleo, In thought you meant that they made it there.


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