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Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 08:50
Replies: 141
Views: 8,191
Posted By derek500
She MC'd the opening ceremony too as she did in...

She MC'd the opening ceremony too as she did in 2010.

Dougie Donnolly was her 'warm up' man.
Forum: Broadcasting 28-09-2014, 23:29
Replies: 141
Views: 8,191
Posted By derek500
Is that Sky or ETP who supplied the coverage? I...

Is that Sky or ETP who supplied the coverage? I expect the world feed also provided by ETP used the same shots.

They had Dougie Donnelly, Tony Johnston and Julian Tutt commentating.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 22:51
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
So did I. Who was first?!

So did I. Who was first?!
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 21:47
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
The only non movie PPV events are boxing and US...

The only non movie PPV events are boxing and US wrestling. The fight was the only one that week.

As for the 900k, to get a channel reach that matches BARB you would only need circa 100k sales.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 20:52
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
As the special event box office channel had a...

As the special event box office channel had a zero rating the week before and the week after we can assume it's the same channel, as it only transmits when there is a special event to broadcast.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 20:25
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
Here's one. May 31 this year, the Froch v...

Here's one. May 31 this year, the Froch v Groves PPV boxing had reported sales of 900k upwards.

PPV parties are quite popular to share the cost, so maybe 2-3 million viewers or more.

Yet that...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 19:23
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
Don't forget the thousands of pubs, clubs...

Don't forget the thousands of pubs, clubs (especially golf clubs) that showed it and the high revenue that they bring in and not included in BARB figures.

Same goes for the millions of OAPs...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-09-2014, 17:14
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
Sky Movies/Disney have Brave until March, 2015.

Sky Movies/Disney have Brave until March, 2015.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-09-2014, 10:11
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
Surely the Ryder Cup highlights on BBC Two picked...

Surely the Ryder Cup highlights on BBC Two picked up a good few viewers last night?
Forum: Sky 25-09-2014, 11:11
Replies: 12
Views: 1,312
Posted By derek500
Find someone who'll sell you one of the old blue...

Find someone who'll sell you one of the old blue viewing cards that enables the Sky+ facility without paying a sub.
Forum: Broadcasting 24-09-2014, 12:32
Replies: 29
Views: 2,819
Posted By derek500
The Sky Movies window is still 12 months minimum....

The Sky Movies window is still 12 months minimum.

The Buy and Keep can be much longer and run simultaneously with other broadcast windows.

e.g. Philomena premiered this month and Sky Movies'...
Forum: Broadcasting 19-09-2014, 22:01
Replies: 175
Views: 15,061
Posted By derek500
He did the 3D Ryder Cup in Medinah with...

He did the 3D Ryder Cup in Medinah with Oosterhuis and Radar.

I've always liked him and he has a very dry sense of humour.

Year's ago he was the assistant pro at Huntercombe in Oxfordshire and...
Forum: Broadcasting 18-09-2014, 23:48
Replies: 175
Views: 15,061
Posted By derek500
Didn't catch much, but heard Howard Clark and...

Didn't catch much, but heard Howard Clark and Steve Beddow with Radar and Andrew Coltart on the course.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 14-09-2014, 12:48
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
The same argument applies to ITV 2 repeat of X...

The same argument applies to ITV 2 repeat of X Factor.
Forum: TV Shows: US 13-09-2014, 16:38
Replies: 89
Views: 14,132
Posted By derek500
Hopefully Sky or BBC where it can be watched ad...

Hopefully Sky or BBC where it can be watched ad free like in the US.

C4's ad placements in Masters of Sex are woeful.
Forum: Broadcasting 13-09-2014, 08:54
Replies: 16
Views: 1,133
Posted By derek500
But many with BT do. Their current 'best evef' ...

But many with BT do.

Their current 'best evef' Summer deal advert has usage limits and is vastly more expensive than other unlimited ISPs.
Forum: Broadcasting 11-09-2014, 21:43
Replies: 175
Views: 15,061
Posted By derek500
He's doing the KLM this week, too.

He's doing the KLM this week, too.
Forum: Broadcasting 11-09-2014, 21:39
Replies: 175
Views: 15,061
Posted By derek500
Ditto. He did the on course for the 3D Ryder...

Ditto. He did the on course for the 3D Ryder Cup at Medinah. He was on camera loads of the time and interacting with the gallery. He's my all time favourite on course reporter.
Forum: Broadcasting 10-09-2014, 22:54
Replies: 32
Views: 3,060
Posted By derek500
It's worse in the UK because US shows have a 4%...

It's worse in the UK because US shows have a 4% shorter running time due to the different frame rate.

So we have an additional 1-2 minutes of promos to fill an hour slot.

More frequent, shorter...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-09-2014, 19:54
Replies: 344
Views: 41,295
Posted By derek500
I must have look to see how Sky Sports 4 is...

I must have look to see how Sky Sports 4 is doing.

I did read one Tweet complaining that whenever they put Sky Sports News (405) on, they were showing golf!
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-09-2014, 10:50
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
My wife watches every episode of SCD and X...

My wife watches every episode of SCD and X Factor. Never live and usually off an ITV2 repeat, as we are usually watching golf (last night US Open Tennis and golf).

She's far from a 'fair...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-09-2014, 10:24
Replies: 12,087
Views: 586,539
Posted By derek500
Don't forget there's an ITV2 same night repeat. ...

Don't forget there's an ITV2 same night repeat. All viewers count in the end.
Forum: Broadcasting 29-08-2014, 11:08
Replies: 26
Views: 1,893
Posted By derek500
Not just newspapers. Last night BBC radio 5Live...

Not just newspapers.

Last night BBC radio 5Live had in its headlines that Diana Beard 'has' left the programme, as though it's just happened.
Forum: Sky 27-08-2014, 21:36
Replies: 18
Views: 1,206
Posted By derek500
Last year all the live shows were 3D. The year...

Last year all the live shows were 3D. The year before it was just the final.

At least the Ryder Cup is in 3D again. A sport that really benefits from it.
Forum: Broadcasting 24-08-2014, 15:17
Replies: 175
Views: 15,061
Posted By derek500
Construction of Sky Sports' studio at Gleneagles...

Construction of Sky Sports' studio at Gleneagles for the Ryder Cup is underway.

http://pbs.twimg.com/media/Bvy4FPkCEAEy5Wn.jpg
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