Wikipedia:WikiProject British TV/Shows

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Welcome to the British TV shows task force! Formerly the WikiProject British TV shows, the project became a task force under the new WikiProject British TV on 29 December 2011. Our aim is to improve Wikipedia articles about British TV shows.

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All non-stub articles should include the Template:Infobox British television (note that all fields are optional). Current TV shows should have final air-date set to 'present'.

Stub articles should use the template {{UK-tv-prog-stub}}.

The first occurrence of the title of the show should be emboldened and italicised, and later occurrences should be italicised. Likewise, all references to other shows should be italicised and the first occurrence linked.

Hierarchy definition[edit]

Categories that could be used include:

If it doesn't fit in any of these categories, it should go into


July's Collaboration of the Month is Cold Feet.


  1. Look in category:United Kingdom television programme stubs, and try and improve one!
  2. Add infobox and categories to a page.
  3. Tidy up a page.
  4. Create pages for red links in Missing encyclopedic articles



See Wikipedia:WikiProject British TV shows/infobox

Stub templates[edit]

Any stubs should have either the {{UK-tv-prog-stub}} or the {{BBC-tv-prog-stub}} templates, not {{tv-stub}}. Other related UK TV articles that do not detail TV shows can use {{UK-tv-stub}} or {{BBC-tv-stub}}.

Template for talk pages[edit]

Talk pages for articles related to the project should be have this template added

WikiProject British TV/Shows (Rated NA-class)
WikiProject iconThis page is within the scope of WikiProject British TV/Shows, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of British TV shows on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
 NA  This page does not require a rating on the quality scale.

This can be added with the text: {{WikiProject British TV shows}}

New Wikipedia articles related to British TV shows[edit]

Please feel free to list your new British TV shows-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Main Wikipedia page. DYN has a 72 hr. time limit from the creation of the article.

Votes for deletion[edit]



External watchlist[edit]