Tag Archives: TV

Bandwagon jumping: The Only Way is Made in Dalston Shore(ditch)

Back in April, I posted about an upcoming series called ‘Made in Chelsea’, jumping on the ‘structured reality’ bandwagon. Then there were rumours about a Liverpool-based version. And it looks like viewers and production companies can’t get enough of this … Continue reading

Posted in Bandwagon jumping | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Do 4 complaints warrant a news story?

Today’s i has a nib on page 3 and a short piece, with screenshots, on page 17 reporting on a Waitrose advert that has been banned by the ASA. It was the one for Delia Smith’s Christmas cake, where you … Continue reading

Posted in General, Journalism, PR | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

#trendingtopic Rastamouse

Everyone’s tweeting about Rastamouse, a new CBeebies show about a Rastafarian mouse and his reggae band of “crime-fighting special agents”.

Posted in #trendingtopic, Broadcast, General | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

TNBT: upcoming American TV imports

Where is all the hype? Autumn’s here and there’s no 24/Lost/Desperate Housewives/Glee-style excitement building. Usually, new series of new US TV shows come with loads of publicity, but it’s been very quiet this year. UK broadcasters haven’t snapped up a … Continue reading

Posted in Broadcast, TNBT | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

PR #star: Cats!

They’ve got the nation’s sympathy, star in a brand new advert for a major brand and now they’re making royalty LOL. Top 3 cat moments of the last few weeks. 1 – The cat sat in a (wheelie) bin Nothing … Continue reading

Posted in Broadcast, General | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment