Old and new."Le tonight" is particularly weird And that's from a country which wants to protect the language from outisde influences
What was your favorite regional ITV station growing up?
A question asking which ITV station you grew up watching.It would always have been UTV in the southern media (and in daily conversation). Ulster Television always seemed a bit of a mouthful, and despite use of the term Ulster (on its own) in U.K. media,...
Big Brother Australia 2.0 The Revolution (2020)
Big Brother is returning in 2020 to Australian tv in new format.If you've watch BBAU 2.0 and have never watched Big Brother Canada and the format created by Big Brother USA you will see some of the competitions that have been created and see on those versions...
International Sports Coverage
Rights, Broadcasters et Al beyond the UK.Yeah, that’s so obvious! Covid-theatre is a phrase which I’ve seen being used to refer to pretend social distancing and things which make people feel safer, even if they aren’t.
Educational Broadcasting 2020
When will the network programmes be available?.They could easily have aired those shows on BBC2 from 9-11am, only losing the 10am hour of simulcast news (as the 9am hour is on BBC1). However I suspect they've been streamed more on the iPlayer...
Launches 8th July. Split from ITV Programming Thread.Apologies for bumping this thread, but that's true.
Philippine Broadcaster ABS-CBN to Stop Broadcasting
Cease and Desist order Issued by broadcasting authorities.A sad day for democracy.
How would you make the ITV Regions Better?
...whilst still keeping them owned by ITVplc.That competition reminds me of the sort you’d get on Calendar/Tonight as well during that era. You’d write in Yorkshire Television, Kirkstall Road, Leeds, LS3 1JS
Bits and Pieces.Yes, one would be a problem with the actual content supplied by UKTV the issues with the annos probably a playout issue. It happens a lot, I remember the old Paramount Comedy Channel doing that a...
Was franchising the only option.No, franchising wasn't necessary. The ITV network would've cobbled up their own breakfast TV service, although it may have happened a year or two later than with TV-am.
Unique simulcast on TV channels tonight
Celebrating UK TV, 8.58pm.Talk of the devil... Not quite a soap, but "a four-episode reality competition television show to broadcast on the TBS network on July 17, 2020. The series, filmed in December 2019, features...
Former CSC channels rebranded following Trace takeover
Scuzz to return in July???.Trace Urban seems to be further diversifying their programming, in what seems to be their latest attempt to increase their viewing figures. For example, they are now showing documentaries such...
Coronavirus | Schedule Changes They have shown it nationally I think, possibly in Doctors’ usual slot?
BT Sport - Launch of BT Sport Ultimate
Refund credits or charity donations being offered to customers.The four remaining R16 Second Legs of the UEFA CL will be played as originally drawn, and not moved to Portugal as the remainder of the tournament is to be. The remaining UEFA EL R16 matches...
Classic Emmerdale I would have assumed a cue dot would be added in post production at the same time, or even after, EOP stings and credit sequences were added. It’s strange that the footage used in the VHS has the...