The Christmas TV Thread 2012 For anyone interested Radio 4's Media Show had a discussion this week on the "dark art of festive TV scheduling" with a panel of guests including former head guy at ITV, David Liddiment.
The same actors playing different parts in sitcoms or dramas Joanna Lumley was in 2 eps of Are You Being Served playing different characters. Understandable though in a way as she was married to one of the writers.
Awful Editing: They managed to stuff up the DVD release of the first season of Bergerac by using the daytime edits David
CHILDREN IN NEED - 2012
Presented by Terry Wogan, Fearne Cotton and Tumble TowerJust seen the Behind the Scenes video and it's a lot more impressive than I thought technically!
The Tomorrow People
CW remakes classic ITV show for US audiencesIve got the boxset of the original series. Need the patience of a saint near the end.
Was Michael Grade right?
Are major mergers needed?As has been mentioned, regions like Meridian, West Country, Tyne Tees/Border and Central have been recording parts of their bulletins for a few years now.
Text Santa - 2012
Over 5 million pounds raised!Don't forget also the total leaps up for CIN and Comic Relief after the pubs shut and people start donating more freely. The total of £5m was announced at 2300 so missed all that (although there were highlights - I'd be interested to know what it was by 0115 when the highlights package ended).