East Midlands in the Midlands Well, the 2:45 bulletin on BBC TWO was a bit different here in the midlands. Instead of Midlands Today, we got East Midlands Today. Well I was very surprised! Dominic Heale announced this was the news for both the East and West Midlands but only had East Midlands news stories.
ITN Weather ITN have once again changed some of their graphics, this time on the weather. We are now treated to some very lovely new animations as the map zooms from region to region, and there are some very nice new symbol animations, for example the clouds now expand slightly and the sun shines out.
Weakest Link - In the US? I have just seen on NBCi that the BBC's game show 'The Weakest Link' is now appearing in America on NBC One.
Newsround Surely they must be considering it. It's a news program after all. Perhaps a tune like the BBC Choice Wales Music. (Edited by staruk at 4:26 pm on April 10, 2001)
ITV ON SKY DIGITAL I understand that we will be able to receive ITV through Sky Digital by the end of the year. However, will this mean we can pick up ANY ITV region ( or is that too complex ) or will ITV arrange for a ' Networked ' version without regional outputs ( like BBC1 and 2 on digital ).
NEWSNIGHT How come newsnight has not gone BBC NEWS corporate. Will it ever change to fit in with the generic look. The current look of newsnight is a bit boring as the set is just a drapped curtain with plasma screens.
Programme Announcers Do Granada, YTV & TTTV all have the same programme announcers on all 3 channels at the same time ? I've noticed that they hardly ever mention the name of the channel unless it's before a regional programme.
BBC Shops I live in Leeds, and I am wondering where the closest BBC SHOP is, could anyone please tell me? Or give me a list. Also, do they sell BBC News things, and what? PLEASE SOMEONE REPLY And visit my website (i link to anywhere so if you want a p...
BBC Regional Newsrooms Do all the BBC Regional Newsrooms have the backdrop of the city they are broadcasting from behind them ? (ie. Look North overlook the city of Leeds) We know they are TV screens and not windows, can anyone report any strange sightings on these scr...