New Andy Griffith Show, The

1 9 7 1 (USA) 10 x 30 minute episodes This show replaced Headmaster which lasted only 13 weeks. This replacement lasted even less time. Instead of being a sheriff...

New Avengers, The

1 9 7 6 - 1 9 7 8 (UK/France/Canada) 26 x 60 minute episodes In The New Avengers, John Steed (Patrick Macnee) was called upon once more...

New Dick Van Dyke Show, The

1 9 7 1 - 1 9 7 4 (USA) 72 x 25 minute episodes An attempt by CBS to emulate the sixties success of The Dick...

New Faces 

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 8 (UK) 1 9 8 6 - 1 9 8 8 (UK) Derek Hobson introduced the acts while...

New Kind of Family, A

1 9 7 9 - 1 9 8 0 (USA) 11 x 30 minute episodes Two single mothers - widow Kit Flanagan (Eileen Brennan) and divorcee...

New Land, The

1 9 7 4 (USA) 6 x 60 minute episodes This short-lived warm family drama from ABC - telling the story of a family of immigrant settlers enduring...

New People, The

1 9 6 9 - 1 9 7 0 (USA) The New People was set on an unidentified South Pacific island, where 40 American college students returning...

New Scotland Yard

1 9 7 2 - 1 9 7 4 (UK) 46 x 60 minute episodes John Woodvine starred in this London Weekend Television police drama series which...

Newlywed Game, The

1 9 6 6 - 1 9 7 4 (USA) 1 9 8 6 (Australia) The Newlywed Game, hosted by Bob Eubanks, first aired on 11 July 1966...

News At Ten

1 9 6 7 - Current (UK) TV broke new ground in July 1967 with the introduction of News At Ten - an extended (30 minute) late evening...

Newsday

1 9 7 4 - 1 9 7 8   (UK) This 40-minute programme from BBC2 presented news and opinions on events and issues of the...

Nice One

1 9 7 6 - 1 9 7 8 (New Zealand) Host Stu Dennison hosted live New Zealand children's show Nice One for three years from...

Nichols

1 9 7 1 - 1 9 7 2 (USA) 24 x 60 minute episodes James Garner plays the titular Nichols, a violence-weary drifter who wanders back...

Night Gallery

1 9 7 0 - 1 9 7 3 (USA) 98 x 50 minute episodes Though it has never received as much acclaim or hype as his...

Nightingale’s Boys

1 9 7 5 (UK) 7 x 60 minute episodes Derek Farr starred in Nightingale's Boys, a seven-part ITV series about Bill "Tweety" Nightingale, an elderly teacher who...

Nightmoves

1 9 7 7 - 1 9 8 4 (Australia) If Countdown was Australian music's televisual equivalent of AM radio, Nightmoves - which debuted on 13 May 1977 - was...

No, Honestly

1 9 7 4 - 1 9 7 5 (UK) 13 x 30 minute episodes No, Honestly was a comedy series about a husband and wife - struggling...

No, That’s Me Over Here!

1 9 6 7 - 1 9 6 8 (UK) 1 9 7 0 (UK) 25 x 30 minute episodes Written by Graham Chapman, Eric Idle and Barry Cryer, No,...

Noah and Nelly in SkylArk

1 9 7 6  (UK) 30 x 5 minute episodes All aboard the SkylArk!  All aboard the SkylArk!  Captain Noah and his wife Nelly were the custodians...

Nobody Is Norman Wisdom

1 9 7 3 (UK) 6 x 30 minute epsiodes Norman Wisdom played 'Nobody', a loser with no personality of his own. But when he put on...

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!!!! Beat, The

1 9 6 6 (USA) 26 x 30 minute episodes Hosted by the Nashville-based WLAC disc jockey Bill 'Hoss' Allen, The !!!! Beat featured a house band...

‘Allo ‘Allo

1 9 8 4 - 1 9 9 2 (UK) 55 x 30 minute episodes 26 x 25 minute episodes 3 x 45 minute episodes 1 x 35 minute...

$1.98 Beauty Show, The

1 9 7 8 - 1 9 8 0 (USA) This spoof of beauty pageants (created by the production company of Chuck Barris and aired on...

$10,000 Pyramid, The

1 9 7 3 - 1 9 7 6 (USA) 4270 x 30 minute episodes "Keep your eye on this spot! You are about to see one...

$64,000 Question, The

1 9 5 5 - 1 9 5 8 (USA) Before the quiz show scandal of the late 1950s, The $64,000 Question was a high-stakes, nail-biting, ratings-topping game...