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Forum: TV Shows: UK 12-04-2014, 13:34
Replies: 8,422
Views: 480,734
Posted By AndyB2007
Janice Hadlow stuck with Hebburn for 2 series in...

Janice Hadlow stuck with Hebburn for 2 series in the same slot despite ratings sinking from the debut episode. She could've pulled it mid-run.

Even the 11 year River City lost it's Sunday evening...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 11-04-2014, 22:48
Replies: 8,422
Views: 480,734
Posted By AndyB2007
Cue the wacky headlines with EE's ratings :'BBC...

Cue the wacky headlines with EE's ratings :'BBC to replace EastEnders with revived Eldorado'. 'EastEnders faces axe favour of revamped Jason Cook comedy set in Pretoria as a Sunset style 5 days a...
Forum: Broadcasting 10-04-2014, 23:15
Replies: 56
Views: 3,446
Posted By AndyB2007
The soap Isidingo, filmed in Johannesburg, in...

The soap Isidingo, filmed in Johannesburg, in Gauteng (same province as Pretoria), is running a storyline at the moment where a character, Bradley Haines, an athlete with aggressive...
Forum: Broadcasting 10-04-2014, 22:17
Replies: 56
Views: 3,446
Posted By AndyB2007
I wonder like the US and OJ Simpson when their...

I wonder like the US and OJ Simpson when their daytime serials were dropped for wall to wall OJ trial coverage (and started the soaps decline in the US as soap fans had the habit broken by OJ, as why...
Forum: Broadcasting 29-03-2014, 12:33
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By AndyB2007
The River City deathmatch (which may have now...

The River City deathmatch (which may have now cost Vicky Elliott support from daytime shows like LK and This Morning for her role in I Can't Sing) and the show's timeslot on Tue/Sun up against the...
Forum: Broadcasting 29-03-2014, 12:17
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By AndyB2007
The River City/Hebburn repeat move - I never got...

The River City/Hebburn repeat move - I never got it. Did the BBC want to cancel Hebburn, so they dropped RC, knowing the audience (inc Lorraine), would blame the likes of Gill Isles, Jason Cook,...
Forum: Broadcasting 29-03-2014, 10:01
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By AndyB2007
At least if Monty Don told them the episode was...

At least if Monty Don told them the episode was late, that's understandable. As I wrote with River City, the fans of that were treated worse - Sunday repeat episodes dropped twice because of...
Forum: Broadcasting 28-03-2014, 22:22
Replies: 23
Views: 848
Posted By AndyB2007
River City fans had no Sunday repeat episode in...

River City fans had no Sunday repeat episode in Scotland because of Mandela/Clutha crash because it was dropped with no explanation and no other slot for it, which if you don't have iPlayer, isn't...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-03-2014, 21:48
Replies: 8,422
Views: 480,734
Posted By AndyB2007
Part of the reason why Hebburn couldn't gain an...

Part of the reason why Hebburn couldn't gain an audience was because it was facing the established Castle and the Michael Sheen drama (halfway through the run) on Tuesday nights, whilst Sunday had...
Forum: Broadcasting 13-12-2013, 20:30
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
Or maybe the plan was to air the local programmes...

Or maybe the plan was to air the local programmes as normal then air Mandela at 12.30am (later than the UK), but it would've meant no Hebburn.

So the 11-year-old loyal fans of River City lose again.
Forum: Broadcasting 10-12-2013, 22:44
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
They could keep the schedule they have, be a bit...

They could keep the schedule they have, be a bit more spiteful and air the highlights of Mandela post midnight- but that means upsetting the Our Friends in the North woman by dropping her show or...
Forum: Broadcasting 09-12-2013, 22:02
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
River City on 1st December was replaced by...

River City on 1st December was replaced by Countryfile, bumped from BBC1 Scotland for a Pointless celeb special, which in turn was bumped by a Reporting Scotland special on Sat.

That was the...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-12-2013, 19:05
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
To go off the previous point,if the BBC cared...

To go off the previous point,if the BBC cared about British audiences, why was the repeat of River City pulled without explanation on 1st December?

I understand that the helicopter crash pre-empted...
Forum: Broadcasting 08-12-2013, 19:01
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
To go off the previous point,if the BBC cared...

To go off the previous point,if the BBC cared about British audiences, why was the repeat of River City pulled without explanation on 1st December?

I understand that the helicopter crash pre-empted...
Forum: Broadcasting 07-12-2013, 13:49
Replies: 27
Views: 2,302
Posted By AndyB2007
Delete.

Delete.
Forum: Broadcasting 05-12-2013, 23:48
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
Have they made a note saying when QT will be...

Have they made a note saying when QT will be shown?
Forum: Broadcasting 05-12-2013, 23:33
Replies: 368
Views: 20,288
Posted By AndyB2007
Didn't the BBC do this on Sunday with River...

Didn't the BBC do this on Sunday with River City's Sunday repeat (which could have been shown at 10.30pm on 1/12, with Bob Servant at 11.30pm), prioritising the fans of Phil Berry from Crossroads's...
Forum: Showbiz 19-10-2013, 23:46
Replies: 45
Views: 8,140
Posted By AndyB2007
It was in reference to Denise Welch, who was a...

It was in reference to Denise Welch, who was a former member of Loose Women. And someone had mentioned she was a mess.
Forum: Showbiz 19-10-2013, 22:50
Replies: 45
Views: 8,140
Posted By AndyB2007
I do think Denise, although it was due to her and...

I do think Denise, although it was due to her and Matthew that Shortland Street was picked up by Tyne Tees in the Nineties which I will give them credit for, kicked off (along with my mother and...
Forum: Showbiz 17-10-2013, 22:39
Replies: 45
Views: 8,140
Posted By AndyB2007
Denise has went up in my estimation a bit now- if...

Denise has went up in my estimation a bit now- if it wasn't for her son Matt noticing a New Zealand medical soap (did they move to Granada at the time it was telecast in the Home and Away 5.10pm...
Forum: Showbiz 10-10-2013, 23:18
Replies: 115
Views: 13,299
Posted By AndyB2007
I'm no fan of Miley Cyrus, but as much as it was...

I'm no fan of Miley Cyrus, but as much as it was understandable and I don't condone Miley's reply to it, why is Sinead singling only her out for her behaviour?

Is Sinead going to single out Britney...
Forum: Showbiz 09-10-2013, 22:40
Replies: 73
Views: 8,883
Posted By AndyB2007
It's the same point I raised with the soaps- it...

It's the same point I raised with the soaps- it was OK for parents to let their kiddies watch Shortland Street in daytime/teatime in most ITV regions, despite the racy storylines in the early years...
Forum: Showbiz 09-10-2013, 18:42
Replies: 73
Views: 8,883
Posted By AndyB2007
Wouldn't the other way be to cut the publicity...

Wouldn't the other way be to cut the publicity oxygen for those artists?

And for parents to not buy the albums and merchandise and concert tickets for them? The press whip up the controversy when...
Forum: Showbiz 09-10-2013, 18:09
Replies: 73
Views: 8,883
Posted By AndyB2007
Well what about Disclosure's Latch, with lyrics...

Well what about Disclosure's Latch, with lyrics like 'I'm latching over you', basically saying 'I wanna cum into you'?

Or does Annie Lennox find that song OK because it's sung by a man and written...
Forum: Soaps 08-10-2013, 22:27
Replies: 59
Views: 4,459
Posted By AndyB2007
With the Sharon/Letitia Dean thing too, you could...

With the Sharon/Letitia Dean thing too, you could say the same about Angela Bloomfield/Rachel McKenna with Shortland Street.

Both actresses have sadly struggled for work (Angela couldn't get the...
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