The Sport Thread Channel 4 getting their first feel of schedule re jigs due to F1 delays. Horse racing moved to More 4.
The Sport Thread
For stuff not worthy of a thread of its ownIt's the highlights programme produced by the host broadcaster, Dorna. Previously the highlights broadcaster used a BT Sport production.
Broadcasting House, Salford Quays & TVC The rooftop garden appears to be part covered by that red roof thing (top left), and not all exposed to the elements so that will make an interesting space to use. I'm looking forward to the...
BT Sport - Launch of BT Sport Ultimate
Dolby Atmos to be introduced 28-Nov-2020People might slag BT Sport for this but I say well done only shame is they didn't use Vicki Sparks or Robyn Cowan but instead used Darren Fletcher, people might see it as tokenism for International...
BBC Breakfast - 16th July onwards
Split from BBC News (UK) presentation - Reith launch onwardsAh right, was it him? I thought it was someone more senior within BBC News which is why it stuck in my head for some reason.
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
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.
Continued implementation of BBC Reith
Other than places it's already implementedBBC Dateline London was Reithed (apparently in June); didn't notice until today
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.
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...
Confirmed: Gabby Logan ditched from Champions League
UPDATE - p4: Gabby to switch to BBC Sport?
Sport Relief 2018 But if Corrie affected it, it would've done BETTER than usual this year, not worse. A different audience watches that.
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...
BBC Sport-styled rebrand
Bringing the BBC's branding into 2018 and beyond...Not really convinced on this design for the globe. I think I would re-create the old idents with an updated globe and different locations but effectively keep it the same. I do really like your BBC...
New Look for BBC Sport Apparently there will be a new look for Football Focus at least on BBC One at midday. I wonder if they will have a brand new studio as some had predicted the whole of BBC Sport would have.