Downtime this Wednesday evening I adored Peculiar Clark. She was always one of my favourite singers.
This Morning Breakdown
Split from ITV Programming ThreadPass. The anecdote this was based on (linked in an earlier post) specifically stated that the LWT roof was part of the make-good solution, but it did also say that the BBC pitched in to help, so...
BBC Four falls off air - Sun 16 July
Barenboim rendered barrenYou are 100% correct, and I doff my cap to you, sir. *doff*
The Craft Channel falls off air
Caused by financial difficulties - exacerbated throughout JanuaryI will say, I have heard of Tissot, which is the first brand I've heard of from V Channel.
By Larry the Loafer
BBC Two Breakdown Slide Ideas
From previous eras - my first mocksI actually think the original text in black reads better than the new white version? Also, I don't think they'd use a phrase like 'we are facing .
Blue Peter Big Olympic Tour Breakdown
Split from BBC Two Rebrand and OnwardsProbably just as much easier to do it from a scheduling point of view - lift out a half hour show and replace with another - than try and re-mount 17 minutes (or whatever was left) and then get back on schedule.
Man City vs LiverpoolIt was going to happen in the end. The screen kept blanking out and now it's gone completely. The announcer is "really sorry." I was enjoying that match as well
Meridian off air Blank screen both on terrestrial and satellite at the moment. ITV1 London continuing normally...
BBC Power Failure Interesting to see in the Media section of London's Evening Standard that 2.6 million people watched the blackout on Saturday. Panorama 10 days ago got 2.1 million. Perhaps it's a ratings ploy?!