Making live TV and radio

Part of the appeal of live broadcasting is that you never know quite what will happen next. A panel of guests discuss how to make exciting and problem free live TV and radio.

But how do you turn that exciting unknown quantity of live broadcasting into TV and radio? And how do you avoid the pitfalls that come with it?

"It's about being there in a moment where literally anything can happen." – Sarah Gibbs

Simon Smith is joined by Jo Tongue, executive producer of Radio 5 live's football phone-in 606, Lambing Live series producer Sarah Gibbs and Gareth Collett, deputy editor of The One Show.