Broadcasting

Diana Vickers at the Fashion Fringe Show

X Factor star Diana Vickers attended the Fashion Fringe Show at London Fashion Week, who hopes to become a fixture of the fashion scene.   Diana nearly didn’t make it due to The Pope causing traffic chaos in London, but as you can see from these pictures, Diana looked splendid at the show.    

Sunday Ratings: X Factor dominates Sunday

Sunday night outing for The X Factor brings in another massive audience for the show, meanwhile BBC One holds up well against the competition.   The X Factor pulled in 11.58 million viewers last night at 7.45pm. It featured the final set of auditions for this series. At the same time on BBC One, Sunday favourite Antique Roadshow attracted 5.68 million viewers, holding up well. New ITV 1 drama Joe

Switchover Help Scheme progress report

The Switchover Help Scheme, which is run by the BBC under an agreement with the government, have revealed the progress they are making.   The scheme helps old and disabled people in the run up to the switch over to digital, which will be completed in 2012. The progress report, which has been published today, reveals that the scheme has helped install equipment for more than 350,000, and over 150,000

Newswrap Week Ending 19th September

Welcome to another ATV Newswrap, every Sunday the video in our right hand side menu is updated with a look back over the previous seven days. This week we look at the end of As The World Turns, Diva TV dropping The Bold and The Beautiful, the Last Of The Summer Wine producer having a moan about its demise and lots more too. Welcome to another ATV Newswrap, every Sunday

‘Studio Five’ sees ratings increase

The recently revamped Live From Studio Five has seen ratings rise slightly since changing format and presenters. When new Channel 5 boss Richard Desmond took over the channel, changes took place with immediate effect. Daily topical show Live From Studio Five seen Ian Wright disappearing, along with the studio desk and in came a sofa with a compact 35minute showbiz shower of news and gossip. Ratings for the show had dipped

Afghan death plot for Coronation Street

The current war storyline in Coronation Street will see one character being killed in Afghanistan, and the emotional effect afterwards according to a Sunday newspaper. (Contains spoilers) The People newspaper have revealed that Quinny will die while saving his best mate Gary from a bomb in Afghanistan. The paper claims that Gary will battle with the emotional scars of what happened and the agony of going to tell Quinny’s parents.

As The World Turns Tribute

On Friday afternoon the CBS soap As The World Turns ended after 54 years on-air. Once one of the top-rated soaps in America the series fall was due to low ratings; a similar fate befell fellow soap Guiding Light last year. On Friday afternoon the CBS soap As The World Turns ended after 54 years on-air. Once one of the top-rated soaps in America the series fall was due to

Saturday Ratings: X Factor continues strong performance

Overnight ratings for The X Factor reveal the ITV talent contest is continuing to dominate the ratings. Overnight ratings for The X Factor reveal the ITV talent contest is continuing to dominate the ratings. Yesterday’s edition of the X Factor, which saw Nicole Scherzinger’s stint as a guest Judge, was seen by 10.5 million viewers – peaking at 12 million at one point. Up against the X Factor on BBC