Tag Archives: bbc4

Prisoner complains about TV choice

The growth of digital television in the UK is unstoppable. In a couple of years time the old terrestrial analogue will have gone and access to hundreds of digital channels will.. more
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Brian Cox to star in BBC4 MP expenses drama

Just as the BBC finds itself under fire from the government, the corporation plans to produce a new satirical drama on the subject of MPs’ expenses. The drama will be called.. more
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Growth reported for BBC digital channels

The BBC is reporting only a slight increase in audience growth on its digital channels, including BBC3, BBC4 and Cbeebies. Following recent reports that at some point there could a cut.. more
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BBC4 orders classical adaptations

The DH Lawrence novel, ‘Women in Love’ and ‘Room at the Top’ by John Blaine, are to be adapted by BBC4 in a series that explores love and sexuality from 20th century literature. Both novels have been made into films before, most notably Ken Russell’s.. more
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Gracie equals BBC4′s record viewers

It is amazing that a drama based on the life of a singer and actress from the war years received record viewing figures of 1.4 million. “Gracie” followed the life of Gracie Fields, the forces’ darling during the second world war. Despite being born above.. more
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BBC4 to produce MP expenses drama

The subject of MPs expenses is something that politicians would wish everybody to forgot about, but with a new drama in the pipeline from BBC4 this is not likely to happen soon. Naturally, being on BBC’s digital channel, this will be a humorous take on.. more
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HG Wells novel made into drama

Following recent drama successes, digital TV based BBC Four is in the process of producing one of HG Wells’s science fiction romances, ‘The First Men In The Moon’. Starring Mark Gatiss, who also adapted the story for TV, it will be a ninety minute long.. more
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BBC4 searching for the golden hare

The BBC’s digital channel BBC4 is looking to produce a wonderful series chronicling the story of Kit Williams, the author of the kids book “Masquerade” and the golden hare that was the prize in a most unusual treasure hunt. However, the golden hare that had.. more
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BBC4 gets Beatlemania

The BBC’s digital channel, BBC4, is compiling material that includes video, interviews and some outtakes of the final Abbey Road recording made by The Beatles. The compilation will form part of a week long series of programmes about the group and their lives, being shown.. more
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Sinclair Spectrum V Micro drama for BBC4

During the 1980’s there was a battle of the computer makers which influenced the decision making during that time. This is going to be the basis of a new ninety minute drama made for the satellite and digital channel, BBC4. The drama comedy will follow.. more
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