Month: December 2008

TV

Recent TV Bits

So a few interesting things are going on in television at the moment. I’m going to come back to Kangaroo because I think it deserves...

Media, Sport, TV

Televised Sport Update

Last week, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided that it wouldn’t award the EBU the rights to the 2014 winter Olympics...

Music

Southbank

Two a couple of great concerts in the Southbank Centre over the weekend. On Saturday it was John McCusker’s Under One Sky. McCusker...

Radio

James Whale on Talksport Verdict

Earlier this year, Talksport fired James Whale, their long-serving (and high rating) evening phone-in DJ after he made some comments which...

Photography

Photographic Exhibitions

Over on the BBC News website, they have an audio slideshow with Eamonn McCabe detailing what he’s found out in his Writer’s...

Radio

A Point of View

You do listen to Clive James’ A Point of View don’t you? Go away and subscribe to the podcast immediately if you don’t!...

Radio

DAB/WiFi/SD Card Followup

A little while ago, I mentioned that I was seeking a DAB digital radio with recording facilities (ideally to SD card), and WiFi. You can...

Radio

More or Less Returns

More or Less has returned for a new run. Well worth subscribing to the podcast if you want to understand a little more how numbers really...

TV

Little Dorrit Scheduling

BBC One took an appalling decision this week. They cancelled an episode of Little Dorrit to show a “fast-turnaround” episode of...

Music

Amazon’s MP3 Store

So the long awaited Amazon MP3 store is finally here – with just days to go until the end of the year deadline. They’ve got...