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Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-07-2015, 15:36
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Posted By epm-84
Usually you need Grade C in English and Maths at...

Usually you need Grade C in English and Maths at GCSE level to be able to do any university course.

When I was at university and occasionally saw Countdown I sometimes got the numbers game when...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 27-07-2015, 15:25
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
Question is does Buxton modify any of the...

Question is does Buxton modify any of the comments or does he deliver them as they are? A lot of comedians base stories around events that happen but modify them to make them funnier.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 20-07-2015, 09:46
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
Most of the episodes were filmed in April/May. ...

Most of the episodes were filmed in April/May. However, they tagged on 2 days of filming (4 episodes) at a later date which it appears Jon was also absent for. One episode with Sarah Millican as...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 19-07-2015, 10:34
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Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
The acts are only during letters games, he never...

The acts are only during letters games, he never does them during numbers games. Rachel won't allow it and if Rachel tells Jimmy to not do something, he won't do it. ;-)
Forum: TV Shows: UK 19-07-2015, 10:29
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
Try reading earlier posts. He got married...

Try reading earlier posts.

He got married recently so probably missed 3 weeks of filming (6 episodes) due to his wedding and honeymoon.
Forum: Broadcasting 11-07-2015, 14:28
Replies: 28
Views: 1,465
Posted By epm-84
Simply because the person who set up a television...

Simply because the person who set up a television company in Manchester had to think of a name for it and he liked going on holiday in the Granada region of Spain.

The Granada name almost went in...
Forum: Broadcasting 11-07-2015, 14:16
Replies: 28
Views: 1,465
Posted By epm-84
When ITV were in the very early stages of HD...

When ITV were in the very early stages of HD transmissions there was a powercut affecting the Leeds studio which in turn put local transmissions for all the Northern and Central regions out, as the...
Forum: Broadcasting 11-07-2015, 14:09
Replies: 28
Views: 1,465
Posted By epm-84
One of the Calendar presenters that evening was...

One of the Calendar presenters that evening was the former Political Reporter for Granada.

If they hadn't switched back before the weather forecast Jon Mitchell would have been a familiar face west...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 11-07-2015, 10:37
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
REGULAR CATS? THERE'S ONE OUT IN THE GARDEN...

REGULAR CATS? THERE'S ONE OUT IN THE GARDEN RIGHT NOW. BLOODY NEIGHBOUR'S CAT! :)
Forum: TV Shows: UK 10-07-2015, 12:44
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
There have been some editing errors and some...

There have been some editing errors and some examples of editing which have been too obvious in some episodes.

The other week they didn't show a Dictionary Corner bit at the end of part 2 but at the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 08-07-2015, 16:26
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
He got married in April. Maybe that's the...

He got married in April. Maybe that's the reason? If he missed 1 week of filming due to his wedding and 2 weeks due to his honeymoon then that'll be 6 episodes he's missing for.
Forum: TV Shows: US 07-07-2015, 16:55
Replies: 43
Views: 3,387
Posted By epm-84
Thanks. I thought it would be strange to beep...

Thanks. I thought it would be strange to beep out swear words for a post-10pm showing.



I'm not sure how it works for cartoons but many programs unedited would be around 50% longer than what's...
Forum: TV Shows: US 07-07-2015, 16:10
Replies: 43
Views: 3,387
Posted By epm-84
I've never watched Family Guy except on the BBC,...

I've never watched Family Guy except on the BBC, do the BBC add in the beeps when they thing an inappropriate word is said or do the creators put them in?

Yes. I think the issue when it was first...
Forum: TV Shows: US 07-07-2015, 14:16
Replies: 43
Views: 3,387
Posted By epm-84
I thought the crossover was better than the...

I thought the crossover was better than the normal Family Guy episodes. Although, I wasn't keen on how long the Peter vs Homer fight went on for, which was just a copy of the frequent Peter vs The...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 07-07-2015, 13:46
Replies: 1
Views: 370
Posted By epm-84
Family Guy (BBC 2)

What did people make of The Simpsons crossover episode that was broadcast on BBC2 on Sunday?

I thought it was better than the normal Family Guy episodes. Although, I wasn't keen on how long the...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-07-2015, 14:02
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
They do. Usually one at around 6pm on a Monday...

They do. Usually one at around 6pm on a Monday and the other at around 9pm. As they don't want an audience of pensioners and students (like real Countdown) they can't do weekday day time...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-07-2015, 11:57
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Views: 832,075
Posted By epm-84
Yes I think that feature was filmed in January...

Yes I think that feature was filmed in January when Clarkson Tweeted the following:

https://twitter.com/JeremyClarkson/status/554690021899661312 (379.00 is the price of a London to Skipton First...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-07-2015, 11:45
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
For normal Countdown one person does dictionary...

For normal Countdown one person does dictionary corner for 5 consecutive episodes (unless they've changed it.) Maybe they should have gone with a similar idea for the hybrid program as well - maybe...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-07-2015, 11:43
Replies: 1,067
Views: 148,759
Posted By epm-84
I think they should have done that on a week when...

I think they should have done that on a week when Jon was there and then got Rachel and Jon to swap places and Sean and Susie to swap places.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-06-2015, 15:59
Replies: 104
Views: 10,237
Posted By epm-84
I suggested her because I was giving an example...

I suggested her because I was giving an example of someone who can do a funny routine but wouldn't be well suited to a panel show like Mock The Week.



Wilkinson's been dropped, so saying that...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-06-2015, 15:50
Replies: 104
Views: 10,237
Posted By epm-84
She's appeared without a puppet on numerous...

She's appeared without a puppet on numerous occasions but only when she's done a 'human puppet' routine: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S2puwRopD8E
Forum: TV Shows: UK 30-06-2015, 15:44
Replies: 104
Views: 10,237
Posted By epm-84
With all the posts about Mock The Week going...

With all the posts about Mock The Week going downhill, would it be a good idea to try and get Rory Bremner as an occasional guest?

Apparently next week Josh Widdicombe is taking Andy Parson's place....
Forum: TV Shows: UK 28-06-2015, 20:23
Replies: 104
Views: 10,237
Posted By epm-84
Personally I don't rate Susan Calman and while...

Personally I don't rate Susan Calman and while Sandi Toksvig can do a good job on certain programs I don't think she's the right person for Mock The Week and the same with other female comedians as...
Forum: Politics 25-06-2015, 20:30
Replies: 67
Views: 1,835
Posted By epm-84
The new trains will be capable of running at...

The new trains will be capable of running at 250mph opposed to the current Intercity trains we have which wouldn't be able to get above 140mph. The cost of the new trains will be around 50,000 for...
Forum: Politics 25-06-2015, 17:08
Replies: 67
Views: 1,835
Posted By epm-84
It's not the plan to remove all existing...

It's not the plan to remove all existing Intercity services from the WCML. There are currently 2 trains per hour between Manchester and London via Stockport and Stoke and another 2 between...
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