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YSTV has made many one-time-only programmes. List them here. YSTV has been covering and producing Drama since it's inception. See YSTV Drama for more on productions and coverage.
- 1975 MANN gig
- 1975 Kentucky Fried Chicken Competition
- King Lear
- The Ancient Mariner
- 1985 Treasure Hunt - a rip-off of Anneka Rice's Channel 4 programme of the same name.
- 1986 Primary Colour - The launch of colour broadcasting on YSTV.
- 1987 YSTV Tour - a light-hearted introduction to the inner workings of YSTV.
- 1987 Puppets - a music video, produced well before Premiere Pro...
- 1987 Now Get Into This - Multi-team competition taking place around York.
- 1987 Student's Union March - A trip to London for YSTV
- 1988 Breaker 88 - Surely the biggest YSTV One-Off ever, which put us into the record books for the longest programme under a single director, Keith Hide-Smith.
- 1988 Grease - Central Hall production
- 1992 Jim'll Sodomise You - Spoof of Jim'll Fix It.
- 1992 John's Sick Jokes - Series of sketches filmed in Physics gent's.
- 1993 The Crystal Daze - Think amateur version of "The Crystal Maze"...
- 1993 Closure - produced to mark the closure of the Physics studio and potential end of YSTV.
- 1994 Fresher's Guide to Campus (or The Search For Wentworth) - Spoof guide, demonstrating various stereotypical aspects of York's campus.
- 1994 Campus Shopping Network - Instead of QVC, think PVC..
- 1994 Campus Shipping Forecast - shipping forecast for campus
- 1994 Middletons -
- 1994 3-to-1 a short drama - Brian attempts to juggle three of his girlfriends in one afternoon for a bet
- 1994 Son of Rasputin A compilation of sketches in association with the Aaardvark Society.
- 1995 Men of YSTV tribute to the men of YSTV in 1995
- 1995 Babes of YSTV an SVHS editing demo by Owain Davies
- 1995 Miss dRAG - fund raising event in Vanbrugh snack bar.
- 1996 York Pub Crawl - A guide to the pubs of York.
- 1996 Joker in the Pack - Graham Quince's drama inspired by the BBC's House of Cards.
- 1996 The Saturday Show - one-off magazine show made for Freshers Week.
- 1997 Joker in the Pack II - Sequel that was sadly never completed.
- This is music - New music release review.
- 1998 Postcard to Montserrat - Another drama from Graham Quince.
- Gauntlet - Gameshow against the clock with roving teams similar to Treasure Hunt
- 1999 Tom not Jerry - An overacted spoof of Jerry Springer produced by Tom Lancaster.
- 2000 Making of Bulletin - Behind the scenes programme, broadcast on BBC Choice Scotland.
- 2000 The Pill - female issues programme which stalled after one episode.
- 2000 Vanbrugh Paradise - not meant to be a one-off, but only one episode of this student soap ever got made.
- 2000 Lolita - an impressive one-off drama piece.
- 2000 YSTV Does It Bigger - the station's trip to The Big Breakfast.
- 2000 YSTV-am - a Big Breakfast-style programme put out live each morning in Freshers' Week.
- 2000 WoodenSpoon - a cookery show
- 2001 This Afternoon - Yet another magaziney programme, for Freshers' Week 2001
- 2001 Lazy Lunch - A re-freshers' week show, this time at lunchtime
- 2001 York Shopping Channel - YSTV's second foray into QVC piss-takes
- 2001 Kings of Queen - a live concert video at the York Barbican
- 2002 Reader of the Road - a drama shot in York city centre
- 2003 Have I Got News For YUSU - Student union spoof of the panel show
- 2003 The Great Big Massive YSTV Christmas Quiz Game Show Thingy 2003 - If you can fit all of the title on the screen, it tells you what it did.
- 2003 Whose YSTV is it Anyway - Another pilot-only show, you can guess where the idea came from ...
- 2004 YSTV Clean-Up - live coverage of us tidying up!
- 2004 URYVision Song Contest - coverage of URY and RAG's Eurovision rip-off
- 2004 Summer Expedition - Actually happened a number of years, but not exactly 'regular'. Footage from YSTV's joint summer holiday.
- 2004 Stereotypes - Made over the weekend of week 2 Autumn term with lots of new members involved.
- 2005 Elections Past - highlights from 21 years of YSTV Election Night footage
- 2005 YSTV's Bloomers - eighteen months' worth of cock-ups collated in this compilation.
- 2005 Good Morning Campus - Early morning live show, with an end-of-the-year feel
- 2005 Guide To Campus - Does what it says on the tin, at least until they change bits of campus around.
- 2005 Make Poverty History - we took a camera to the rally in Edinburgh, and made this programme as a result.
- 2005 Learning Curves - The first and only animated show on YSTV?
- 2006 Webstream Launch - A night of YSTV goodness to celebrate the launch of streaming on the internet
- 2010 YSTV's Fresher's Guide to York - Telling the freshers what it's really like at the University of York
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