The Late Late Show in London
7-9 June, 10pm, Sky 1Looks like Jessica Hyne's played Siobhan Sharpe in a skit that aired last night in the US.
They need to get their act togetherFeel free to post your recommendations for the new series.
Old BBC entertainment news showNo - but the screen-based Liquid News sets (initial projection based one, then plasma based one) were pretty influential. Both of the screen-based iterations were designed by Chris Webster.
Network Ten goes into voluntary administration The latest: (Bruce Gordon owns WIN Television, which has 24 stations, mostly Ten affiliates, in non-metropolitan markets.)
TV people who appear in other programmes as themselves
This will either work or wont.Didn't stop people thinking it was real though: And here's the first part of the BiteBack programme of reaction to this "deceit".
Brian Cant has died
The voice of TrumptonYet another one of the kid's TV greats has gone. I grew up watching him on Play School, then Play Away. The voices he added to the cartoon series that are so fondly remembered to this day I hope...
The possibility of Duke of Edinburgh's death Yep, your turn will come too, you can be sure of that..........
Host the Week
Split from Channel 4I've heard Merton say that after a while he didn't even bother reading the papers. He also said early on that some guests used to come in with little routines they'd scripted and ask if Paul could...
Big Brother 19 USA
Same old rubbish house.Good point about BB Canada - hadn't thought about that.
Kate Oates joins as Exec ProducerEagle eyed viewers could have seen the CCTV DPA signage that says 'this scheme is controlled by the BBC'... No supermarket looks like the one depicted!
50 years of Test Card F I'm not sure exactly how the card (well, USB dongle) captures video, but I captured through VirtualDub into DV format using, I think, the ffdshow encoder. It seemed to be the best solution I could...
Melvyn Bragg on TV
The Box That Changed the WorldI just wonder if those nice TV box idents might reappear on BBC 4 for them.