BBC iPlayer - Extended Availability Consultation
Redesigned service to launch in 2020.New in UHD on the iPlayer 'His Dark Materials'
FTA TV in the UK- a lot to offer They were obviously too busy ranting in threads to notice it had happened!
Commonwealth Games 2018 on BBC
This April - Live from SalfordMakes me wonder if this was any inspiration: I hope the Parkour guy in green doesn't feel bad about his fall - it actually ended up looking even more impressive because he ended up making his...
Channel 4 to remain in London HQ
Three regional hubs, one of which will be a second HQ to be created, second news base to be set upI'm sure Phil Redmond is furious.
Vernon Kay hope bring back Bullseye on C5
Oh dear god no..Vernon was brilliant on 1000 Heartbeats. What a shame this only lasted two series. If this Bullseye revival did materialise, who would be the scorer? Greeny seems to have quietly retired -...
Ken Dodd dies, aged 90 It's a shame that the format of An Audience With seems to have died itself. ITV have had a few musical specials but under a different title.
Tribute programmesNot much later, they are printed in advance and often delivered to newsagents separately to the papers.
BBC to host Eurovision Young Musicians 2018 in August
linked with the Edinburgh Int FestivalDon’t they every year?
BBC Scotland channel - service to also launch in HD
Final approval given by Ofcom, launching in 2019I reckon it will be the BBC Scotland Channel, which seems to be what it's being referred to as most frequently. I can't see it being called "BBC Scotland", for the same reason as the BBC News Channel...
Robot Wars axed Very much doubt that Challenge/Sky have exclusivity over the series, just they're the only ones interested (for now). UK Horizons, UK G2 and Dave all showed Robot Wars. Dave seemed to shove it...
Sport Relief 2018 But if Corrie affected it, it would've done BETTER than usual this year, not worse. A different audience watches that.
BBC Broadcasting House (NI) £77m upgrade
BBC NI to remain in Ormeau Avenue HQTo clear up any doubt... Studio B output, including Viz straps etc (i.e. Astons), has been HD for a couple of years now. And yes, the Newsline DOG is SD *sigh*. Studio A uses an HD OB scanner...
Formula 1 in 2018
New graphicsI don’t see this as a bad thing it cleverly uses redundant space to convey information.