They keep you in the picture


ATV’s continuity announcers and newsreaders in 1963


Shaw Taylor



Trevor Lucas is your station host for a night of ATV London in 1964


Joan Palmer, launching ATV into colour

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James Lloyd, ATV London announcer and ATV Midlands news presenter, pictured in 1986

Michael Prince, pictured on ATV in the early 1980s

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Ray Moore, who also announced on Granada and Tyne Tees amongst others, pictured in 1988

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