BBC Television Centre is celebrating sixty years since its first programmes went live in 1960.
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BBC Studioworks tops the year with Christmas specials.
The Beeb’s production arm will also continue to produce the series and its New Year special, Jool’s Annual Hootenanny.
BBC Studioworks welcomes returning productions.
Viewers were treated to special footage from the very start of today’s 30th anniversary show.
This evening the first edition of The Graham Norton Show will be produced at TV Centre, following its deparuture from the ITV London Studios.
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.
It was planned in the 1940s, beaten to being the first purpose built TV Studio in operation by ITV in Manchester, but for 52 years London’s BBC Television Centre has not just been a studio facility, it became as famous as the programmes made there.