Tag: television

Radio Times

Christmas Day Radio Times 2018

Happy Christmas everyone! You’re probably stuffing your face with discounted Celebrations and Quality Street, or hitting the web...

Radio, TV

Radio is Fastest

If you wanted to know what was happening in Moscow as fast as possible last night, your best bet was the radio. I’ve mentioned before...

TV

Bulletproof

Oh dear. Sky One’s big new glossy action drama is pretty awful. Before I explain why, I will admit that I’m not the target...

TV

Programmes I Know I Should Have Seen But Haven’t – Stuck in Draft #6

Here’s a slightly enlarged piece I wrote back in 2015 or so, but never got around to finishing. So I’ve had a bit more of a...

Radio Times, TV

Daytime TV Killed the British Bank Holiday

What do the following film genres mean to you? War films James Bond Carry On films To me they all scream Bank Holiday TV. You may have had...

TV

Grand Tour

We’re several weeks into Amazon’s megabudget Top Gear remake, “Grand Tour,” and you can’t fail to have...

Radio, Radio Times, TV

Radio Times – Boxing Day 2016

So you’ve made it through to Boxing Day. Assuming you’re not hitting the shops for the sales, or off to some sporting or...

TV

The Music Industry As Depicted in TV Dramas

We may currently being experiencing peak TV, but even that doesn’t really explain the recent glut of TV series set around the music...

TV

Christmas TV… and Beyond

You may or may not have seen my Christmas Radio Times scans with my helpful annotations, but what did I actually watch over the period?...

TV

Current TV

No, not Al Gore’s ill-fated network, but what I’m enjoying on TV currently: Show Me A Hero – A drama series about housing...