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Which is your favourite oldest UK TV programme still on air?

Coronation Street has become only the fifth UK television programme to clock up 60 years of broadcasting.

Here are the 10 oldest UK TV programmes still on the air – which is your all-time favourite?  Do you still watch it today?

Which is your favourite oldest UK TV programme still on air?

Panorama (BBC, first broadcast on November 11 1953): 67 years, 28 days
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Sports Personality Of The Year (BBC, December 30 1954): 65 years, 345 days
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The Sky At Night (BBC, April 24 1957): 63 years, 229 days
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Blue Peter (BBC, October 16 1958): 62 years, 54 days
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Coronation Street (ITV, December 9 1960): 60 years
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Songs Of Praise (BBC, October 1 1961): 59 years, 69 days
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Points Of View (BBC, October 2 1961): 59 years, 68 days
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University Challenge (ITV/BBC, September 21 1962) 58 years, 79 days
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Doctor Who (BBC, November 23 1963): 57 years, 16 days
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Top Of The Pops (BBC, January 1 1964): 56 years, 343 days
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Based on 447 public votes.

Note: Points Of View was off air from 1971 to 1979, and Doctor Who was off air from 1989 to 2005. University Challenge was broadcast on ITV until 1987, then on BBC2 from 1994.

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Terrytop
1st Feb 2021
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Thanks for voting!
Of course we all know and still to this day love and cherish our Corrie.
I so fondly remember watching Ken and the old battleaxe Ena and Minnie, etc. in black and white. Corrie has trancended the decades.
Bring back the series from the very start on Netflix or some other channel, I reckon it might just be a really big hit, similar to our dell boys and dada army etc.!
Wow, from put 4 pence in the red phone box up the road or in the next street from us and before we had our first phone at home when I was a boy and still living at home with mum and dad and with my other siblings, to make a call. Nowadays we have our smart phones and can call anywhere in the World even when out and about.
How technology has changed so much, what will the next 10 20 or even for as long as we have had Corrie in the future.
The mind boggles, wish I was a couple of decades or more younger. Lets hope that we find cures for more diseases (with Crispr genetics probably) and find a way for more peace in our awful escalating tribal wars and agressions.

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