Tagged with: Television

234 posts about Television on this blog

  1. Johnny Morris, TV pioneer

    Friday 13 September 2013, 16:34

    Phil Carradice Phil Carradice

    Johnny Morris was born at Newport on 20 June 1916, while the Great War was at its height.

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  2. Vets 24/7: the large animal vets

    Monday 9 September 2013, 09:00

    Jeanette Ward Jeanette Ward

    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.

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  3. Elephants in Tregaron? Local folklore gets TV treatment

    Wednesday 21 August 2013, 10:47

    Polly March Polly March

    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.

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  4. Doctor Who at the Proms

    Tuesday 23 July 2013, 17:17

    Laura Sinnerton Laura Sinnerton

    BBC National Orchestra of Wales has been involved with Doctor Who since the show's regeneration in 2005.

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  5. Three cheers for X-Ray

    Monday 17 June 2013, 14:40

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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?!

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  6. Voice of the people

    Monday 10 June 2013, 12:13

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    I have to say, I love doing vox pops. You can never predict what is going to be said.

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  7. What's Wales Worth?

    Friday 7 June 2013, 16:35

    Nick Servini Nick Servini

    Next week I'll be focusing on a huge part of the economy that tends to get ignored.

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  8. The Call Centre - the location producer

    Tuesday 4 June 2013, 14:58

    Sarah Brooks Sarah Brooks

    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.

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  9. The Call Centre - the series producer

    Tuesday 4 June 2013, 14:53

    Jon Connerty Jon Connerty

    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.

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  10. The X-Ray juggling act

    Monday 3 June 2013, 12:03

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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.

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  11. Links and locations

    Monday 27 May 2013, 10:01

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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.

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  12. Swansea City, football's Tower Colliery

    Tuesday 21 May 2013, 14:54

    Simon Davies Simon Davies

    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.

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  13. Help! X-Ray comes to the rescue of a Beatles fan

    Monday 20 May 2013, 12:33

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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.

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  14. An X-Ray report to take your breath away

    Monday 13 May 2013, 16:52

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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.

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  15. Helicopter Rescue: flying high at RAF Valley

    Monday 8 April 2013, 08:30

    Aled Rhys Jones Aled Rhys Jones

    Aled Rhys Jones, from Mold in Flintshire, is one of the shooting directors on Helicopter Rescue.

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  16. The making of Police 24/7

    Wednesday 6 February 2013, 15:53

    Samantha Rosie Samantha Rosie Series producer

    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.

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  17. Filming the new series of X-Ray

    Monday 4 February 2013, 10:55

    Lucy Owen Lucy Owen

    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.

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  18. Dangerous dogs and traffic cops

    Wednesday 30 January 2013, 17:21

    Jeanette Ward Jeanette Ward

    Jeanette Ward, Producer for Police 24/7 talks about following the South Wales Police as they deal with dangerous dogs and traffic incidents.

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  19. Filming a police raid

    Monday 21 January 2013, 14:31

    Rachel MacManus Rachel MacManus

    Rachel MacManus, shooting director for Police 24/7 talks about accompanying the South Wales Police on raids as part of filming for the series.

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  20. Inside Police 24/7

    Thursday 17 January 2013, 11:17

    Carrie Smith Carrie Smith

    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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