New channel 'London Live' launched at 6:30pm on 31 March 2014The BBC London radio station was briefly called BBC London Live. The 6:30 news programme on TV was going to be called London Live also.
Waterloo Road - Axed
Waterloo Road will end after Series 10Can't say I ever liked it but yes, the Scotland thing was bizarre to say the least.
FIFA World Cup 2014 - Brazil "England legends" - theres an oxymoron if ever I saw one. He did Olympic Breakfast in 2008 and was a rather refreshing change
Bruce Forsyth leaves Strictly
Claudia Winkleman named as replacementSeems like the most sensible option. The sexism/ageism row avoided, someone the audience knows and that will move aside when Brucie returns for the specials. I am sure this year will be a trial and...
Fifteen to One
With Sandi Toksvig and specials with Adam HillsThe Adam Hills celebrity version has a set similar to his 80's night celebrity special, but with a few of the problems sorted and the podiums from the Sandi Toksvig era.
Really Bad DOGs
Which TV channels have the worst onscreen logos?They show it on BBC Two clean, so it is annoying that the iPlayer version has that huge bar on it. The best way to watch Click is (to record) the Monday morning repeat on BBC Two.
S4C New logo Just realised what the new logo is reminding me of: The Enterprise Resource Management system that knows only hate.
Sit-Up TV in Administration
Bid and Price Drop are off airLooking at the tech specs for Unit11 it's basic but fine. GVG Kayak and 3 Sony SD triax cameras on reasonable peds. Very basic sound and lighting by the look of it.
BBC One Lottery Programmes
How does the mix between Pre-recorded and live actually work?Yes, Countryfile is treated as two recorded items with a live event between them. As it's just a cut it can be done that way, a big entertainment programme like the Lottery require a bit more of...
Tommy Cooper Retrospective Drama: ITV April 21st I must be immune then as the video never really shocked me. Perhaps because I'd always imagined it to be more disturbing before I saw it.
STV Main Thread:
STV appeal, and Autumn pres is now in useThe MEN has been running the Pride of Manchester Awards for a couple of years and I think there are a few other regional variants.
Good Morning Britain - the launch Very interesting. Scrapped the BOTH opt because they keep over running, money or for a new segment...fingers crossed it is a new segment.
BBC Two 50th Year Presentation
90s idents return! Split from BBC Two Rebrand and OnwardsIt's not like Windows is an internet browser either...
Dave gets new idents
Launching 29th April 2014.Since the 20th Dave Ja Vu has returned to Freeview full-time. For those who've yet to retune they'll see a "This is not a glitch in the matrix" holding message on Channel 25 informing them to...
CBS Late Night Changes
Colbert replaces Letterman / Corden replaces FergusonMy bad - the article I read misquoted it as 'zero chance' not 'non-zero chance'. In reality and in context, though, Stephen was saying it was possible he could vote for Bush as 'you seem like a very...