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Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 21:17
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By Richardcoulter
Same here. I'm not sure why BBC4 have suddenly...

Same here. I'm not sure why BBC4 have suddenly started showing footage with just the natural sounds and no commentary.

Maybe it's because it's cheaper, given the BBC's current financial position or...
Forum: Technical Yesterday, 19:49
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thanks, so it seems that there is actually a...

Thanks, so it seems that there is actually a possibility!
Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 19:47
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By Richardcoulter
Ahhh, I see. I guess TV back then wasn't as...

Ahhh, I see. I guess TV back then wasn't as slick as it is today and viewers, in the main, were content with whatever was shown.



Thanks! In the end I watched it all as it was good to see the...
Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 07:52
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thank you very much. After watching the YouTube...

Thank you very much.

After watching the YouTube link, I can see that The Potters Wheel was set to music, so is actually a different concept to the BBC4 programme that I saw yesterday.

Were these...
Forum: Broadcasting Yesterday, 01:08
Replies: 9
Views: 533
Posted By Richardcoulter
The Potters Wheel interval film of yesteryear- returned?

I've been told by older people that there used to be intervals between programmes and that one of the films that was shown was 'The Potters Wheel'. I think that this must have been when there was...
Forum: Sky Yesterday, 00:55
Replies: 52
Views: 3,701
Posted By Richardcoulter
How were people able to carry on using the Sky+...

How were people able to carry on using the Sky+ recording facility after cancelling their subscription? Was it just a fluke that meant some boxes still worked until this software upgrade?

I'm...
Forum: Broadcasting 04-05-2015, 22:52
Replies: 21
Views: 972
Posted By Richardcoulter
Well, obviously it won't have been as good...

Well, obviously it won't have been as good (although I didn't realise that horizontally the definition was about the same), but would you describe it as "dreadful" quality?



Some interesting info...
Forum: Technical 04-05-2015, 22:45
Replies: 2
Views: 226
Posted By Richardcoulter
Is it possible to receive the Channel 4 bouquet of channels in Dubai?

It's just been claimed that it's possible to watch Gogglebox in Dubai via satellite on a TV soap!

I know very little about TV satellites, but wouldn't have thought this to be possible. Maybe it is...
Forum: Broadcasting 04-05-2015, 21:48
Replies: 21
Views: 972
Posted By Richardcoulter
David Attenborough: 405 line TV was dreadful quality.

I was surprised to see David Attenborough say that black & white 405 line television was "dreadful quality".

I'm sure i've read that he had a nostalgic fondness for the format, but I could be...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 04-05-2015, 21:01
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Richardcoulter
Looks like it's a glitch with my box. Thanks for...

Looks like it's a glitch with my box.

Thanks for the advice guys :)
Forum: Advice 04-05-2015, 20:05
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By Richardcoulter
Cheers :)

Cheers :)
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2015, 20:04
Replies: 128
Views: 4,297
Posted By Richardcoulter
Totally agree. The informal dumbed down culture...

Totally agree. The informal dumbed down culture is not something that sounds respectful or professional.

My bank tried it and were soon told.



Indeed!!!!
Forum: General Discussion 04-05-2015, 16:59
Replies: 128
Views: 4,297
Posted By Richardcoulter
So, so true. Some women take the laddette...

So, so true. Some women take the laddette culture too far- it sounds revolting.
Forum: Advice 04-05-2015, 16:56
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By Richardcoulter
It's a hypothetical question, would it work or...

It's a hypothetical question, would it work or mess the car up?
Forum: Advice 04-05-2015, 16:26
Replies: 6
Views: 699
Posted By Richardcoulter
Can you put petrol lighter fuel into a car?

Can you put petrol lighter fuel into a car?

Or is it different somehow and would it mess up things?

Cheers.
Forum: Freeview 04-05-2015, 02:15
Replies: 43
Views: 5,414
Posted By Richardcoulter
If they did that it means that we will have gone...

If they did that it means that we will have gone from dual llumination analogue + digital to dual illumination old digital technology and new digital technology!



True, but maybe there is a chance...
Forum: Virgin Media TV and Phone 04-05-2015, 01:45
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Richardcoulter
V+ planner problems for 7 May 2015.

I have noticed that every single programme on 7/5/15 is marked as being unrecordable due to a programme clash- even though there isn't one.

I remember something similar happening a year or two...
Forum: Radio 03-05-2015, 20:30
Replies: 25
Views: 1,192
Posted By Richardcoulter
Do you accept internet only stations as 'proper' radio stations?

I've been thinking about this today.

I originally thought that, unless it's a support for stations that broadcast in the traditional ways, it was merely a cheapo amateurish way to claim to have...
Forum: Broadcasting 03-05-2015, 20:19
Replies: 59
Views: 9,628
Posted By Richardcoulter
No, it's temporarily off air for the duration of...

No, it's temporarily off air for the duration of the election campaign.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-05-2015, 18:03
Replies: 45
Views: 2,725
Posted By Richardcoulter
Sorted! I have been kindly sent this link which...

Sorted! I have been kindly sent this link which works

http://www.radiofeeds.co.uk/android/mp3.asp?URL=121&stream=1
Forum: Radio 03-05-2015, 18:01
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Richardcoulter
This worked! Thank you to yourself and everybody...

This worked! Thank you to yourself and everybody else for their help :)
Forum: Radio 03-05-2015, 17:58
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Richardcoulter
Can't see anything like that on the VCL Player...

Can't see anything like that on the VCL Player app :confused:



Cheers, i'll have a go!
Forum: Broadcasting 03-05-2015, 17:53
Replies: 45
Views: 2,725
Posted By Richardcoulter
The man who says that he sent out a 405 line UHF...

The man who says that he sent out a 405 line UHF signal on BBC2 says he did it on purpose, as opposed to an error.
Forum: Broadcasting 03-05-2015, 16:47
Replies: 45
Views: 2,725
Posted By Richardcoulter
Thanks. Do you know of any free sites? I don't...

Thanks. Do you know of any free sites? I don't really want to pay just for this one programme.

No worries if not, i've started a thread in 'Radio' to see if anybody there can help.

If you've...
Forum: Radio 03-05-2015, 16:43
Replies: 8
Views: 378
Posted By Richardcoulter
Cheers. I only have a tablet at the moment where...

Cheers. I only have a tablet at the moment where I am.

I've downloaded VCL Player, but I can't find the media tab to input the website URL.

Nothing happens when I click on the Icecast link, is...
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