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by u03drp
Sun Jun 02, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Current Television
Topic: Thoughts on Van Der Valk
Replies: 44
Views: 5838

Re: Thoughts on Van Der Valk

Not sure why they didn't leave the advert breaks where they were with the nice music stings? . I just saw one where it briefly flashed the bumper 'end of part two' or something and returned the programme ..very shoddy edit for the technology available these days. Ah maybe it's because there are mor...
by u03drp
Thu Sep 28, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Current Television
Topic: Can't pay? We'll take it away (Channel 5)
Replies: 10
Views: 1747

Re: Can't pay? We'll take it away (Channel 5)

Channel 5 tend to take a bullish approach to such things - essentially where the High Court Enforcement Agents / Police Officers are undertaking their duties against people who have done something wrong in some way (subject to a High Court order, drunk & disorderly) they take the line that there's a...
by u03drp
Sat Oct 15, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Ashes to Ashes
Topic: Jean Alexander (Hilda Ogden)
Replies: 2
Views: 524

Re: Jean Alexander (Hilda Ogden)

Where on earth has ITN sourced most of its clips? It looks like very poor quality YouTube clips. I understand it's cheaper to licence the footage from the rights holder and then just download the clips, but aren't there quality limits? On a related note, unless they're the best available materials, ...
by u03drp
Thu Oct 29, 2015 11:04 am
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Blankety Blank theme
Replies: 21
Views: 2638

Re: Blankety Blank theme

I've just looked him up - I'd quite forgotten it was 8 years since Hazlehurst had died. As the previous poster says, if his archive survives. I remember about 15-20 years ago there was an album of Last of the Summer Wine music which was I distantly remember (P) Ronnie Hazlehurst Music. Whether that ...
by u03drp
Tue Oct 27, 2015 11:43 pm
Forum: Archive Television
Topic: Blankety Blank theme
Replies: 21
Views: 2638

Re: Blankety Blank theme

One CD album from MCI (audio arm of VCI) was "Best of British TV" which amongst its 24 original recordings included 3 quiz shows (Play Your Cards Right, Blind Date & You Bet), albeit all ITV.