South West England & CI Thread
Justin Leigh to leave the BBCLucie Fisher doing a late bulletin tonight on spotlight. wasn’t she a breakfast presenter in the 2000s?
BBC to move more roles outwith London
Guardian report; all-staff meeting on Thursday morningAlthough oddly enough BBC London was originally going to have a more traditional studio for its main bulletin. The studio area that was eventually used was intended to be just for the shorter bulletins...
Scandals, Blunders & Lawsuits at FOXNEWS, OANN, NewsMax
Now includes "News"Max & OANN ScandalsAll I can do is laugh. Because they bought this on themselves. Its likely they will get away with it. Like Trump and others, they get away with everything. They never have to pay and they will sweep...
Andrew Neil’s GB News show
Details revealed on Radio 4 Media ShowThere's this in the technical press, published today.
The BBC announce Local Election plans
Co-presented from London & EdinburghThere's also a higher audience for the 6.30 slot than shoehorning it in a late slot after the Ten.
London regional thread Still looking good after all these years, excepting that awful panel they installed to cover the camera above the LED wall.
.... and finally
bulletin Items that lift the gloom ....Well, today could be special considering it's Simon McCoy's last.
WOINews Sky Channel 523
At last, a channel whose captions don't obliterate the screenJust noticed this channel on 527. Very nice presentation. A bit of a mix between old style Al Jazeera English and current TRT World. The on screen logo is well with 4:3 safe area. There's no...
BBC North West Tonight I'm sure I saw a video somewhere recently of a NWT Breakfast opt where the presenter appeared as if they were sat on the red sofa in the studio - I'm guessing that the sofa backrest that appears in...
New Meridian, BBC South & South East Thread A new behind the scenes video of ITV News during Covid, presented by Fred Dinenage and Sangeeta Bhabra.
How news used to be broadcast
A discussion of the equipment used in news bulletins in years gone byRef your last point. It depended on the complexity of the production. Generally the DVE control panel(s) were within easy reach of the vision mixer and for something simple like ‘Blind Date’ the...
Newscaster of the.......Millennium
The Last PostI'm gonna be a bit controversial here but Overall Best Newscaster of this new Millennium 2000 to 2021: Tim Willcox - professional, calm, serious when he needs to be, but also a good sense of humour...
Anglia/East of England News Discussion
ITV News Anglia and Look EastWhen does Jonathan leave. He was not on Friday or today on Anglia News. Rob Setchell is doing a good job
The RTE News Thread
Discussion about RTE NewsThe current look is over 8 year old. Here is a clip from the launch of current look in Feb 2013-
News Bloopers and Fails A blooper from France as the weather presenter on BFMTV has microphone issues.
BBC News - Venetian Blinds and Chinese Lanterns Thanks, appreciated. This has been faded out as there was a definite end to the theme, it's about ?25? seconds. I remember hearing it on at least one occasion where the headlines were longer than...
The ITN Nostalgia Thread
ITN and ITV News MemoriesTVS South. It was almost another 20 years, and required the invention of the internet before I got to see the SE version of the clock!