1983 Yorkshire/Tyne Tees "dispute"
World of Sport clip on YouTubeNobody asked for the whole article I mentioned, but anyway, here it is. (He is, of course, referring to McCririck at one point here; he appears to be unaware that ITV had their own snooker tournaments...
ITV win horse racing rights from 2017
Ed Chamberlin confirmed as hostBetsafe will be doing sponsorship around some of the August festivals. Ie Goodwood etc
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016
Live from Birmingham: Sunday 18th DecemberNever really noticed it be a major issue in the past, certainly not in recent years anyway. The BBC seem to have deals in place with BT anyway for clips and highlights of many BT properties, and...
Channel 4 the new home of FTA Formula 1.
No Ad breaks during races.Setanta did originally have their own commentators, but they gave that all up a few years ago (around 2012, as mentioned above) and moved to taking BBC commentary.
The Sport Thread Channel 4 getting their first feel of schedule re jigs due to F1 delays. Horse racing moved to More 4.
Sky Sports to be the EXCLUSIVE home of F1 from 2019
Split from The Sport ThreadF1 doesn't have a "grassroots" to sustain in the same way cricket does either - it's a sport participated in solely by those twenty odd drivers. Nor, outside of Italy's tifosi perhaps, does it have...
Split from The Sport ThreadS4C will broadcast the three Wales group games following a deal with the BBC and ITV.
Rugby World Cup 2015
ITV announces presentation line-up.TV live has now got its Rugby world cup page up: All those nice break bumpers.
ITV Champions League highlights bump News at Ten
The ITV News at Ten* Sport Programming Thread (*not at ten!)Also as well I know it'll be the first chance for viewers to see proper extended highlights of the Tuesday matches but by that point most people will have seen the goals on the news and read the match...
BBC Scotland News/Sport studio
A STUDIO MOCK YAYSomething like that seems a much more viable option for the English regions than the type of studio BBC Wales have gone for. It's clearly inspired by the national brand, but two screen panels and a background which could be gallery, newsroom ...
New look BBC Sport At the end of Grandstand earlier I got a few screen caps you can find them at They aren't great quality but thats because my tv reception is awful(Thats why on the TV Home forum I say that I havn't got TV Card Capability!).