Update on regional BBC One HD
Points of View statement: BBC seeking "creative solutions"Also worth pointing out that R&D have been looking at using HbbTV to offer IP opt-outs which could be used to deliver selectable regional opts (although obviously this is not a ubiquitous solution...
Ch4 Font 10 year exclusivity ended - FS Untitled
Former Channel 4 typeface being released as FS UntitledITV's old font has also appeared on the website: FS Matthew
20th Anniversary of BBC Balloons
Where did it all go wrong? Red bee?Well, those 1991 idents were drastically different to their predecessor...
Stings, programmes and promoGet yourself a free trial with Netflix then and watch S3 over 30 days or if you're such a fan you can get the DVD for as little as a fiver.
BBC Corporate Identity 1997: 20 Years On
An AppreciationCan I just say thank you for all the kudos on my essay of sorts… genuinely glad people enjoyed reading it. I'm not a brilliant writer so I'm rather chuffed at the number of people who gave it a...
Home from UKTV
Departing from its usual character of serviceI think Home will take the Yesterday route, while maintaining a core schedule of home interior/property programmes with some populist comedy/drama series loosely based around the Home brand to boost...
Early Cable TV in the UK We got the guttering redone at my house last year and while the workmen were up there, discovered the Rediffusion cable. I'm guessing it was placed up there when the row of terraces was being built...
Forgotten ITV rebrand of 2006 Was pride the only one used for the local regions? Im sure other one was also used?
The BBC are watching us?The fact is this is about TV Forum identifying what mocks we do most of best and finding fewer ways of doing more of it less.
Ofcom tells BBC to show more UK-made programmes
Also: comedy identified as 'an area of particular weakness' for the BBCI’m not sure anyone was comparing PBS to the BBC, and that’s the point.
BBC axe Crimewatch Yes! You're right! Unfortuantely the only recording I ever had of Britain's Most Wanted was from a VHS tape therefore terrible quality...today only the theme tune audio has survived. A great tune...
Ghostwatch: 25 Years On
Article in the New StatesmanAnd that Keith Lemon is a real person (as opposed to a character created by Leigh Francis)