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Forum: Sky Yesterday, 03:53
Replies: 20
Views: 1,852
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thanks for the advice/info. I'll take a look...

Thanks for the advice/info. I'll take a look into these :)
Forum: Sky 30-09-2014, 17:48
Replies: 20
Views: 1,852
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thank you! The second link looks to be just...

Thank you!

The second link looks to be just what I'm looking for (the first looks to be satellite only :confused:).
Forum: Sky 28-09-2014, 20:08
Replies: 20
Views: 1,852
Posted By Richardcoulter
Is there such a thing as a combined satellite and...

Is there such a thing as a combined satellite and Freeview PVR to get the best of both worlds?
Forum: Broadcasting 28-09-2014, 15:07
Replies: 22
Views: 1,095
Posted By Richardcoulter
If you see duplicate threads, the best thing to...

If you see duplicate threads, the best thing to do is to contact Digital Spy Forum Support with a request that this is looked at (as the forums are reactively moderated).
Forum: Broadcasting 27-09-2014, 23:00
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
It did seem odd for the former owner to invest in...

It did seem odd for the former owner to invest in extra playout facilities and open the channel, whilst at the same time seeking to sell the portfolio of channels.

Perhaps the real purpose of...
Forum: Broadcasting 27-09-2014, 14:59
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
Out of all the channels, Channel 5+1 is the worst...

Out of all the channels, Channel 5+1 is the worst for putting up a "we can't show you this" slate instead of the timeshifted programme that you want to watch I've had a fair few recordings of this...
Forum: Broadcasting 25-09-2014, 16:07
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thanks. So how are +1 channels broadcast?

Thanks. So how are +1 channels broadcast?
Forum: Broadcasting 25-09-2014, 15:32
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
I had assumed that the loss of the live feed was...

I had assumed that the loss of the live feed was down to the previous owner cutting costs when they took on the franchise from Channel 4.

I agree that it is unlikely to return whilst on Channel 5,...
Forum: Broadcasting 25-09-2014, 15:23
Replies: 22
Views: 1,322
Posted By Richardcoulter
Yup. Yes. The Thatcher Government created...

Yup.



Yes. The Thatcher Government created Channel 4 to provide alternative programming to cater for minority interests. By this, they meant opera, ballet etc.

Those that ran Channel 4 had a...
Forum: Broadcasting 25-09-2014, 14:52
Replies: 22
Views: 1,322
Posted By Richardcoulter
Channel 4 doesn't receive any funding from the TV...

Channel 4 doesn't receive any funding from the TV licence.

http://www.channel4.com/4viewers/faq/name/does-channel-4-get-any-of-the-licence-fee/id/400286880
Forum: Broadcasting 25-09-2014, 14:43
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
Why don't you contact Viacom with your...

Why don't you contact Viacom with your suggestion?

I remember the uproar from fans when Channel 5 dropped the Big Brother live feed, but i'm not sure if they have now accepted this change or not.
Forum: Broadcasting 24-09-2014, 17:47
Replies: 61
Views: 3,858
Posted By Richardcoulter
Yes. Unlike ITV Encore, ITVBe will be...

Yes.



Unlike ITV Encore, ITVBe will be available at no cost across all platforms. The launch night is Wednesday 8/10/14.
Forum: Broadcasting 24-09-2014, 17:34
Replies: 62
Views: 7,315
Posted By Richardcoulter
5*+1 is currently Freesat only, which is why you...

5*+1 is currently Freesat only, which is why you are able to manually tune it in on a Sky box.

Latest news is that Viacom want to bring back 5*+1 to all platforms and are undecided as yet about the...
Forum: Broadcasting 23-09-2014, 17:11
Replies: 53
Views: 4,581
Posted By Richardcoulter
What has he been tweeting?...

What has he been tweeting? :confused:



Absolutely, but it's not Burleys place to say so, especially on national live television.
Forum: Broadcasting 22-09-2014, 18:01
Replies: 32
Views: 4,574
Posted By Richardcoulter
I thought I'd heard his voice somewhere else. Is...

I thought I'd heard his voice somewhere else. Is he the same one who played the fireman in Corrie?

The one I'm talking about sounds much younger than Tony Hirst.
Forum: Broadcasting 19-09-2014, 19:31
Replies: 53
Views: 4,581
Posted By Richardcoulter
The difference being that I make no claims to be...

The difference being that I make no claims to be a professional broadcaster whose words could be transmitted to millions of homes and do not have the credibility of an employer and it's supposedly...
Forum: Broadcasting 19-09-2014, 18:55
Replies: 53
Views: 4,581
Posted By Richardcoulter
They might have been behaving inappropriately,...

They might have been behaving inappropriately, but to come out with a chav like insult like that in response just shows both what a rough arse she really is and also highlights her lack of respect...
Forum: Broadcasting 19-09-2014, 18:18
Replies: 32
Views: 4,574
Posted By Richardcoulter
Who is the male Continuity Announcer (with what...

Who is the male Continuity Announcer (with what sounds like a Lancashire accent) who is always on ITV these days?
Forum: Broadcasting 18-09-2014, 13:56
Replies: 66
Views: 3,892
Posted By Richardcoulter
So, to get the full use of an HD TV, you have to...

So, to get the full use of an HD TV, you have to sit close to it.

Is it true that this is bad for the eyes, or is this an old wives tale? :confused:
Forum: TV Shows: UK 18-09-2014, 13:47
Replies: 775
Views: 71,872
Posted By Richardcoulter
Such remarks were common at the time (some people...

Such remarks were common at the time (some people still call them Pakis to this day).

Remember, this was before the days of political correctness and the R word started being thrown...
Forum: Broadcasting 18-09-2014, 05:39
Replies: 53
Views: 4,581
Posted By Richardcoulter
I know it wasn't intended to go out on air, but a...

I know it wasn't intended to go out on air, but a professional would not have resorted to chav like behaviour just in case something like this happened.

In the face of violence she should have acted...
Forum: Broadcasting 17-09-2014, 16:06
Replies: 53
Views: 4,581
Posted By Richardcoulter
Either way it just shows her arrogance, lack of...

Either way it just shows her arrogance, lack of maturity and that she is void of any professionalism.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 16-09-2014, 03:28
Replies: 775
Views: 71,872
Posted By Richardcoulter
Very disappointed with this. I found some of the...

Very disappointed with this. I found some of the acting wooden and some of the accents poor.

I once read a thread on here that said that there was once a mix up with her order in a restaurant. ...
Forum: Broadcasting 11-09-2014, 21:42
Replies: 5
Views: 652
Posted By Richardcoulter
I've had a think and I wonder if there was a...

I've had a think and I wonder if there was a mistake in cutting to the Supercasino feed too early. Supercasino presumably broadcast their testcard to Channel 5 outside their simulcast hours with...
Forum: Broadcasting 11-09-2014, 04:04
Replies: 250
Views: 10,656
Posted By Richardcoulter
The question of what would happen to the BBC in...

The question of what would happen to the BBC in Scotland in the event of a 'yes' vote was discussed about halfway through yesterdays PM on Radio 4:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04g8qvr
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