UKTV has created a digital re-imagining of Sun Hill police station to celebrate the anniversary of Thames Television’s The Bill which first aired on ITV on the 16th of October in 1984.
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Thames Television drama Hannay is to be released on DVD.
Thames Television’s 1970s sitcom Love Thy Neighbour, starring EastEnders’ Rudolph Walker, is to be released on DVD in July. A bonus for fans the big-screen movie version of the programme is also coming to Blu-ray and DVD too.
Following last years ratings disaster, The X Factor is hoping some old favorites can boost the flagging singing competition. Already announced as returning is former host Dermot O’Leary, who is to be joined by three ex-judges alongside Simon Cowell.
Screenwriter Carla Lane has died aged 87.
Former Minder star Gary Webster is to play Belinda Peacock’s never before seen mysterious husband Neville in EastEnders.
ITV’s former police drama The Bill is providing popular with UKTV viewers.
A six part series set in a pre-apocalyptic London is to air on BBC One. The hour long episodes of the crime drama are to be produced by the revived Euston Films, a company originally formed by ITV broadcaster Thames Television.
ATV Today celebrates the life of actor Patrick Macnee who has died aged 93. Macnee was best remembered for his roles in The Avengers and later The New Avengers.
British television viewers have enjoyed a long love affair with Australian ‘soap operas’ but did you know that the very first Aussie serial to crack the UK market was the rural drama Bellbird?