One of the original ITV regional broadcasters, ABC was founded by the people behind the cinema chain of the same name.
After bidding for the London weekend broadcast licence in 1968, they were awarded the London weekday licence upon the condition that they merged with Rediffusion London, the then holder of the slot. The merger was agreed, and the two became Thames Television.
Further information including contact details for the company, can be found by viewing the TalkbackThames company page.
|TV||Never Mind The Quality, Feel The Width||ITV||Sitcom||Culture-clash comedy featuring an English Jew and an Irish Catholic tailor working in London's East End.|
|TV||Life With Cooper||ITV||Sketch Show||Sketch show starring Tommy Cooper, following from the popular success of Cooperama.|
|TV||Just Jimmy||ITV||Sitcom||Follow-up format to That's My Boy!, focusing on the naughty schoolboy played by Jimmy Clitheroe.|
|TV||Comedy Bandbox||ITV||Stand-Up||Hugely successful stand-up and sketch series, starring some of the biggest names of the day as well as upcoming talent.|
|TV||Big Night Out||ITV||Variety||Popular variety series that made TV stars of Mike and Bernie Winters.|
|TV||Candid Camera||ITV||Sketch Show||The original prank series, based on an American format.|
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|1967||TV||Sitcom||Daft As A Brush|
|1967||TV||Sitcom||Just Good Friends|
|1967||TV||Sitcom||Never Mind The Quality, Feel The Width|
|1966||TV||Sketch Show||Life With Cooper|
|1964||TV||Sitcom||Room At The Bottom - Confessions Of A Television Producer|
|1964||TV||Comedy||The Importance Of Being Earnest|
|1963||TV||Sketch Show||Life And Al Read|