Take the High Road fans have won a battle to keep the Scottish Television soap opera at its current broadcast point when STV Glasgow and STV Edinburgh become STV2 this week.
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The funeral of ATV actor and BBC Radio broadcaster Desmond Carrington has taken place earlier today.
Soap star Stephen Hancock, who appeared in serials Emergency Ward 10, Crossroads and Coronation Street has died aged 89.
February 2015 will see EastEnders celebrate three dramatic decades on air and to mark the occasion it will be pushing the boundaries by going live. As well as a wholly-live edition of the show, there will also be a series of ‘live elements’ in the other episodes airing throughout the anniversary week. The special week, beginning Monday 16th February on BBC One, aims to “give a nod to the past and welcome the future” and will
Ofcom, the television regulator, had been contacted by 87 disgruntled viewers over a scene in BBC One’s EastEnders which they found ‘racist’.
Movie and television actress Jean Kent has died aged 92. In the 1940s and 50s she was one of cinema’s biggest UK stars and by the 1980s had joined ITV’s most successful daytime serial.
1960s ATV soap opera Market in Honey Lane is set to be released on DVD later this year.
As the Emmerdale, Emergency Ward 10 and The Dam Busters’ actor was laid to rest yesterday ATV Today pays tribute to Richard. Last night his three decades as Alan Turner in Emmerdale came to an end with the characters final scene airing.
A private funeral service for Richard Thorp was held yesterday.
Richard worked for ATV over many years, and shared with us a collection of photographs – many of which have never been seen before, or for many years. We last spent time with the television legend in 2011, and our last photographs with him we’ve included here.