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1982-1992 1987-1989 1989-1992
1982-1992 1987-1989 1989-1992

Television South

1982–1987

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Designer:  Unknown
Typography:  Clearface Gothic Bold

TVS launched on 1st January 1982 as a successor to Southern Television.

1987–1989

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TVS Television

1989 (unused)

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Designer:  English Markell Pockett
Typography:  Palatino
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1989-1992

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On 16th of October 1991 the ITC announced that TVS Television had lost its license. With it losing out to Meridian Broadcasting. Meridian had tabled a lower bid but the ITC awarded the license because it felt that TVS’ bid of £59 million was too high. TVS Television would sign off for the last time on 31st December 1992, Meridian launched on 1st January 1993 at 0:00 GMT in its place. The TVS library would be later be sold to International Family Entertainment in 1993, which IFE was sold to Fox Kids Worldwide (currently known as ABC Family Worldwide) in 1997.


Southern Television
Television South
Meridian
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