Category Archives: TV & Radio

Back to basics

Five years or so ago I used RTML (Radio Times Markup Language) which had the twin pillars of brilliance, namely that I could do my radio and TV markup for the week in advance whilst soaking in the bath and … Continue reading

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Virgin on the ridiculous

Virgin trainlines’ timetable on the web has a video clip with “click here to view our latest TV ad”. Are they having a laugh?

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Shoot the messenger

Nothing personal but the continuity announcer on BBC Radio 4 in the evenings needs to be replaced pretty sharpish. The strange accent is a mix of American and a quick pass through a ring modulator.Call me old fashioned but the … Continue reading

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Pyramid search – Dragons’ Den

There are at least (or perhaps at most) three people who read this blog. My plan was to get each person to send out three emails in the classic pyramid style in order to locate me a video copy of … Continue reading

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