Teletext Art

Author - Dan Farrimond

New collection: Teletext palm trees

I have long maintained that teletext will be forever known for three things: cheap package holidays, pixellated pornography and… palm trees. I am fairly certain that collections of the first two items will appear in the future, but for now, we...

Northern Powerhouse is live

The Northern Powerhouse text adventure, featuring no, some or more elements of teletext, is now live! I’ll let you find the teletext bits for yourself, since the game is playable online here. It’s a joint project between libraries and...

2015 Teletext40 Advent Calendar Launches

The 2015 incarnation of Teletext40’s advent calendar is underway! The pages will be uploaded to very soon, but for now you can open a new door every day at Designs appear at 11am UK time up to the 25th December. Thank you once again to...

Teletext Music Video: Lancashire’s For Me

For the past month or so I’ve been working on a teletext music/lyric video for comedy folk band the Lancashire Hotpots. And today it hit YouTube like a worm’s vomit hits the inside of a teletext CRT TV set. It isn’t the...