ATV Icon: Thora Hird

A celebration of a television name that for decades graced our screens, the late great Thora Hird.

ATV Icon: Dale Winton

A celebration of 1990s king of camp, and supermarket based game shows, Dale Winton.

ATV Icon: Lord Lew Grade – The Early Years

In his final Icon’s special DJ Michael Keohan takes a look at the life and times of media mogul Lord Lew Grade, the man who made Associated Television one of…

ATV Icon: Al Pacino

Today the BFI Southbank begin a celebration of the career of Al Pacino, so to mark the season DJ Michael Keohan adds Al to our Hall of Fame.

ATV Icon: June Whitfield

Michael Keohan celebrates the life and times of one of Britain’s best-loved performers, June Whitfield.

ATV Icon: Tracy Scoggins

This issue sees our ATV Icons strand take a look at the career of actress Tracy Scoggins whose roles in Dynasty, The Colby’s Babylon 5 and Dante’s Cove has made…

ATV Icon Special: Television Centre

ATV Icons are reserved for famous faces, however, sometimes buildings can in their own right become ‘iconic’. No doubt none in television terms more so than the BBC Television Centre.

ATV Icon: Val Parnell

2012 marks 40 years since the man behind Sunday Night at the London Palladium, Val Parnell, died. Here DJ Michael Keohan celebrates the ITV television executive, theatre manager and impresario.

ATV Icon: Noele Gordon

Born Joan Noel Gordon at 139 Clements Road, East Ham, London, on December 25th 1919 she became a leading force in the launch of ATV Midlands and a groundbreaking television…

ATV Icon: Sue Nicholls

With Sue Nicholls currently part of another major storyline in Coronation Street, here DJ Michael Keohan takes a look at the life and work of the actress behind Weatherfield’s Audrey…