The 1970s brought huge radio developments
in BBC Scotland. Radio Highland began in Inverness in March 1976, Radio
Aberdeen in April 1976, Radio Orkney and Radio Shetland in May 1977 and
the first national radio station in Scotland opened in November 1978.
Sportscene began in 1975 and Sunset Song, Songs of Scotland and The Beechgrove
Garden were just three of our television highlights of the decade - you
can watch clips from them, and many other shows, below.
Documenting the hunt for the notorious Bible John.
Ibrox Disaster A report on the Ibrox Stadium disaster of 1971.
Sunset Song Watch a clip of classic drama, Sunset Song.
The Beechgrove Garden
Jim McColl and his team began their work back in 1978.
Miss Scotland 1979
One of our favourites - the last Miss Scotland!
Scotch & Wry
Rikki Fulton - a Scottish comedy legend.
Ecstatic fans on the pitch as Scotland beat England at Wembley.
Neil Armstrong in Langholm
Neil Armstrong honoured in his newly-adopted home town.
Songs Of Scotland
Anne Lorne Gillies and friends sing in the Hebridean wilderness.
Radio Scotland launch
The birth of Scotland's first national radio station in 1978.