234 posts about Television on this blog
Friday 13 September 2013, 16:34
Johnny Morris was born at Newport on 20 June 1916, while the Great War was at its height.
Monday 9 September 2013, 09:00
During the week of filming Vets 24/7 we visited a host of farms and small holdings across south Wales including the spectacular rural Gower Peninsula.
Wednesday 21 August 2013, 10:47
Legend has it that the corpse of a travelling circus elephant is buried somewhere beneath the beer garden of the Talbot Arms in Tregaron, Ceredigion. Known locally as Jwmbi, he is believed to have fallen ill after drinking contaminated water and later died.
Tuesday 23 July 2013, 17:17
BBC National Orchestra of Wales has been involved with Doctor Who since the show's regeneration in 2005.
Monday 17 June 2013, 14:40
I've already tried my hand at juggling for this series of X-Ray. When it was mentioned we'd be filming with cheerleaders, I blanched. Surely not?!
Monday 10 June 2013, 12:13
I have to say, I love doing vox pops. You can never predict what is going to be said.
Friday 7 June 2013, 16:35
Next week I'll be focusing on a huge part of the economy that tends to get ignored.
Tuesday 4 June 2013, 14:58
When I first met Nev I instantly knew he had something special to offer. He is exactly like he comes across on screen – larger than life, honest, and with a genuine passion for his business and employees.
Tuesday 4 June 2013, 14:53
Nev is a brilliant character for television, a larger than life personality with a fantastic instinct for a memorable one liner. He has the kind of on screen charisma you can't teach - he'd be watchable boiling an egg.
Monday 3 June 2013, 12:03
I've always found the balance between work and home a bit of a juggle, though I never thought I'd actually be juggling at work.
Monday 27 May 2013, 10:01
Rhodri and I record the introductions to the reports and the responses following them. They're the glue that helps the programme flow from one item to the next.
Tuesday 21 May 2013, 14:54
Learning to run a football club is one thing. Turning it in to a multi-million pound business is another, so the achievement is a marvellous one.
Monday 20 May 2013, 12:33
Jean Davies was retiring from Neath Port Talbot council after 35 years. She loves The Beatles. So her team decided a trip to Liverpool would be the perfect send-off.
Monday 13 May 2013, 16:52
Despite the weather having become a standing joke in the X-Ray office, we'll be out across Wales for the next six weeks, come rain or shine.
Monday 8 April 2013, 08:30
Aled Rhys Jones, from Mold in Flintshire, is one of the shooting directors on Helicopter Rescue.
Wednesday 6 February 2013, 15:53
The police force, with its diversity of occupational roles, both with the 'bobby on the beat' and behind the scenes non-policing jobs, felt like a rich storytelling area for the 24/7 strand.
Monday 4 February 2013, 10:55
Presenter Lucy Owen blogs about the challenges of filming the new series of X-Ray, especially in light of the recent heavy snow across Wales.
Wednesday 30 January 2013, 17:21
Jeanette Ward, Producer for Police 24/7 talks about following the South Wales Police as they deal with dangerous dogs and traffic incidents.
Monday 21 January 2013, 14:31
Rachel MacManus, shooting director for Police 24/7 talks about accompanying the South Wales Police on raids as part of filming for the series.
Thursday 17 January 2013, 11:17
I was paired up with PC Stephen Doherty (or Doc as he's known) and after a few hours together it was obvious that we shared a similar sense of humour and a love of cake. Very important things for a good working relationship!
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