Split from The Sport Thread.On Day 4 of Wimbledon 2017 BBC Two started airing an episode of QI only for it to be hastily faded out minutes later to go to Today at Wimbledon.
BBC Salaries 2018/19 Revealed Seems pretty decent value to me. They'd be paying out more if both shows had separate hosts. Plus her RAJARs are good.
Cricket world cup - Final on Channel 4
Split from The Sport Thread.Don’t be silly, we all know the BBC will have been closed down by then.
Home and Away
Future in doubt.Well, Home and Away had similar logos or full-screen bumpers at the end of each part and episode throughout much of its history, and ITV and Five always removed them. They usually took the break at...
Interactive Television - is this the future?
BBC's Click celebrates its 1000th episode with an interactive episode.Had more to do with logistics, if somebody falls off a spinner in the first couple of rooms (as happened in one episode) and the next team hasn't arrived in Norwich yet, its probably easier in the...
Supermarket Sweep (pretty much) confirmed to return Quite a common digital channel strategy just to loop a series, but unusual for ITV2 to do that nowadays in primetime with a show with such a short run. I thought they might rerun it in slightly different...
Programmes that you discovered from before your time that you love to this day.One of my earliest discoveries was TISWAS when I was around 12 years old. It was thanks to TV-ARK that I learned about the programme (and many others) and quickly grew a fascination for it. I even...
The new name for Netflix Originals?.Pay per view though hasn't really proved as successful as a monthly subscription previously though, especially as they're usually priced around £2.99-£3.99 for a film, then around 99p to £1.99...
BBC Broadcasting House, Belfast - Redevelopment
Planning application submitted.I don't think I've seen any announcement of a dedicated OB truck to be used just for Blackstaff. I think this is just a replacement for the ex-Telegenic truck that BBC NI currently have as their large...
3rd refresh of their channels in 18 months.Still hate those logos. If they reduced the space above and below the curve it would look a lot better. The DOGs are too big on screen as a result of that design. The ending of the promo video...
By Andrew Wood
Continued implementation of BBC Reith
Other than places it's already implemented.I think they’re working on it, the project is open source and on a few of their global sites already:
TV Dxing July 2019 Unlikely, as the weather has broken. One thing to be aware of is some receivers quietly run a scan looking for new services when you return them to standby and/or overnight. If they do this during...
Jeremy Vine Show (Channel 5)
A discussion about Jeremy Vine Show on Channel 5.Pointless topic, nothing remotely to do with TV pres and just an excuse to slate someone's appearance. Not appropriate for this site, thread closed.