The material, which includes storylines that were cut from Monty Python and the Holy Grail and fifty notebooks containing notes for Holy Grail and Monty Python's Life of Brian , will go on display at the library later in the month. Ofcom rules that a edition of the BBC's Panorama programme investigating allegations of abuse at a secure training unit broke anonymity rules by naming a teenage boy during the film. Although given a pseudonym, the name of the boy, whose identity was meant to be kept anonymous, was heard during the film.
The BBC argued it was a "genuine error", but Ofcom ruled the mistake had happened because programme makers had "failed to check and review its content sufficiently".
Data collected for the Office for National Statistics' annual Internet Access and Use report indicates an increase in the use of commercial video streaming services, with almost half of adults having streamed content via a service such as Netflix or Amazon Video. The long term deal sees the HD versions of Dave and Gold launch on the platform. Charlotte Salt makes her final appearance in Casualty as her character Sam Nicholls dies. BBC Two airs one-off edition of the s comedy sketch show Goodness Gracious Me featuring new material, and old and new characters.
The BBC announces that it will not appeal against the ruling over its news coverage of a raid on Cliff Richard's house in Ofcom says it has received 1, complaints about the use of the word " nigger " by a contestant on the twenty-second series of Celebrity Big Brother.
The incident occurred during a conversation between Rodrigo Alves and another contestant, and was shown on the second day of the series. Head of the London Fire Brigade Commissioner Dany Cotton criticises Love Island for reinforcing what she describes as "offensive" stereotypes that discourage young women from joining the service.
Her comments refer to a "fireman challenge" that required male contestants to strip to their underwear and pretend to save a drowning woman. Get Me Out of Here! Peter Gwyn, the executive producer of University Challenge says the programme will focus on posing "gender neutral" questions after a viewer complained questions are skewed towards men.
Holly Willoughby is confirmed as co-presenter of this year's I'm a Celebrity Ofcom says it has received over 3, complaints about the previous day's edition of Loose Women during which Kim Woodburn walked off the programme in tears following a row with Coleen Nolan.
The pair had previously clashed as contestants on Celebrity Big Brother in , and Woodburn had been invited onto the programme in hopes of a reconciliation with Nolan.
The programme will be part of BBC One's autumn schedule. Celebrity Big Brother contestant Ryan Thomas is given a formal warning by bosses on the programme for "punching" fellow housemate Roxanne Pallett after he was seen to approach her and make contact with her using his fist. Ofcom have received more than 11, complaints from viewers about the incident. The X Factor returns for its fifteenth series , with a new judging panel. As part of its Crime and Punishment season ITV airs Ross Kemp and the Armed Police , a one-off documentary in which Ross Kemp accompanies armed police officers as they deal with the rising problem of inner-city gun violence.
Coleen Nolan announces she has cancelled all her work commitments, including appearances on Loose Women "until further notice" following her row with Kim Woodburn on an edition of the programme the previous week. Ryan Thomas wins the twenty-second and final series of Celebrity Big Brother.
Made in Chelsea participant Louise Thompson apologises after breaching Advertising Standards Authority rules when she failed to make it clear that her promotion of a beauty product on social media was advertising. The BBC says it has solved a software issue that causes "streaming lag", whereby live television is delayed by several seconds when viewed online.
Simonyan hangs up on Wark after being asked whether RT is a propaganda tool for the Russian government. As Big Brother returns for its nineteenth series , Channel 5 announces that the programme will be ending along with Celebrity Big Brother , and that series nineteen will be the final one. Big Brother contestant Ellis Hillon is removed from the programme following an investigation into an offensive tweet she posted in on the anniversary of the September 11 attacks , and that contained a racial slur.
The Metropolitan Police confirms that TV presenter Mark Lamarr has been charged with common assault and false imprisonment and will appear before magistrates on 1 October. Sky has recommended its shareholders accept a takeover bid from Comcast over one put forward by Fox after the former outbid the latter. Overnight viewing figures indicate the programme to have been watched by an average In terms of viewership, the series is also the most successful BBC drama for a decade.
The first episode of series 11 of Doctor Who receives its premiere in Sheffield two weeks before its television debut. The episode is set in the city. Ofcom says it will launch an inquiry into Celebrity Big Brother after receiving over 25, complaints about Roxanne Pallett's allegation she was physically abused by Ryan Thomas. It is reported that a dance teacher who runs a class for larger people called Strictly Curved has been ordered to change the name of her business by the BBC amid concerns it could mislead people into believing it is associated with the series Strictly Come Dancing.
Claire King will reprise her role as Kim Tate for this first time after nearly 20 years away. The result means an increase in viewership for television programmes.
For example, ITV2's Love Island would have received a million more viewers than shown by official figures, with 3. BBC Two receives a new set of idents. The Curve idents replace the '2' logo in various ident sets since To mark BBC Music Day , railway stations around the country play a number of prerecorded announcements made by the singer Kylie Minogue. It is reported that the end of the programme had to be re-recorded after it was discovered one of the participants had broken the rules.
Sharon Osbourne pulls out of series fifteen of The X Factor after deciding she was not needed. Although not a judge for the series, she had been scheduled to appear in the show's live editions. The weather is presented by Alison Hammond , who accidentally pushes a man dressed as a sailor off the map and into the water. Plans are announced for the science fiction anthology series Black Mirror to include an interactive episode in its fifth series, the outcome of which will be decided by viewers.
Figures suggest an audience of 8. Alex Hobern, playing as a year-old woman called Kate, wins the first series of Channel 4's social media based game show The Circle. Producers of Hollyoaks confirm that Rick Astley will make a cameo appearance in a forthcoming episode of the Channel 4 soap.
ITV is the only main channel to show the ceremony in full after the BBC decided it would show a highlights programme instead. Following Claire King 's week-long return to Emmerdale as Kim Tate , bosses of the soap announce she is returning to the role permanently. Debut of ITV's three-part drama Butterfly which deals with the subject of a couple coming to terms with their son's wish to become a girl.
The Doctor Who episode " Rosa " is one of few episodes in the programme's history not to end with the traditional closing theme music , instead having its closing credits played out with the track " Rise Up " by Andra Day.
John Morrison, a former editor of Newsnight criticises the programme, which he says should "stop obsessing about the gender" of its presenters. Debut of The Bi Life , a bisexual dating show, on the E! The pair were the subject of controversy during Walsh's time on the programme after they were photographed kissing outside a pub. While reporting on the aftermath of the death of Leicester City chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in a helicopter crash , BBC sports editor Dan Roan is overheard making what many believed to be distasteful remarks about the nature of Srivaddhanaprabha's relationship with a member of his staff who also died in the crash.
Evan Davis presents his final Newsnight after four years as its lead presenter. Channel 4 announces it has chosen Leeds in West Yorkshire as the location of its new national headquarters, although it will still retain a headquarters in London. Operations will also be established in Bristol and Glasgow under plans for the broadcaster to boost the amount it spends on programming outside London.
The one-hour special sees Ariana Grande talking to Davina McCall about her life and career, as well as performing some of her tracks. The X Factor cancels its public vote after viewers complain of poor sound quality on the evening's edition of the show, with voting taking place the following day instead. Cameron Cole wins the nineteenth series of Big Brother and the last to air on Channel 5.
He becomes the show's youngest winner. Businessman and Leave. EU donor Arron Banks , who was scheduled to be a panelist on the 15 November edition of Question Time , is dropped from the edition following controversy over previous television appearances, and criticism from politicians because he is the subject of a National Crime Agency investigation into alleged offences committed during the EU referendum.
Figures released by TV Licensing indicate there are 7, UK households watching television with a black-and-white licenses, a decline from , in Lisa Riley will reprise her role as Mandy Dingle for the first time after 17 years away. The BBC announces that the Doctor Who Christmas special will air on New Year's Day , the first time the Christmas special has not aired on Christmas Day since the series returned to television screens in In a first for the channel the story also includes sign language provided by Makaton.
ITV begins airing the eighteenth series of I'm a Celebrity The Doctor Who episode " The Witchfinders " is released to Amazon Prime subscribers three days before its BBC One broadcast, when the streaming service accidentally uploads it to the slot for the previous episode, " Kerblam!
In an article published by The Sun newspaper, television presenter Matthew Wright says the stress of presenting Channel 5's The Wright Stuff left him with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. The programme is presented by two of the original presenters, Maggie Philbin and Howard Stableford , as well as Dr. Hannah Fry.
Channel 4 soap Hollyoaks announces plans for a far-right radicalisation story involving the character Ste Hay played by Kieron Richardson in order to raise awareness of the issue. BBC newsreader Fiona Bruce is reported to be in talks with Question Time bosses about taking over the presenting role from David Dimbleby when he retires.
The BBC announces Sunday 9 December as the date for its televised Brexit debate, and in doing so sparks a political row.
Dalton Harris wins the fifteenth series of The X Factor. The BBC scraps plans to hold a Brexit debate between Prime Minister Theresa May and Leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn after failing to reach an agreement on the proposed format of the debate, which the Labour Party had criticised as a "mish-mash, with a lop-sided panel of other politicians and public figures".
Twentieth anniversary of the launch of ITV2. As BBC One airs the concluding episode of series 11 of Doctor Who , series showrunner Chris Chibnall confirms that series 12 will air in , and that Jodie Whittaker will once again star.
Harry Redknapp wins the eighteenth series of I'm a Celebrity After nearly 25 years, David Dimbleby presents his final edition of Question Time. Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker is criticised by cricket presenter Jonathan Agnew for expressing his political views about Brexit on Twitter.
Sian Gabbidon wins the fourteenth series of The Apprentice. The storyline involving Lofty and Mary will see them returning to Walford to attend the funeral of Dr. Harold Legg Leonard Fenton following Legg's death from pancreatic cancer. Media regulator Ofcom has ruled that news channel RT broke impartiality rules on seven programmes following the Salisbury poisoning. Ofcom says the rule breaches took place between 17 March and 26 April. The documentary is initially watched by fewer than , viewers, but later becomes one of the Christmas television highlights thanks to its popularity on BBC iPlayer.
Overnight viewing figures for Christmas Day indicate The Queen's Speech to be the programme with the largest audience of the day, with a combined audience of 6. The BBC confirms that its long-running film review series The Film Programme will not return for a new series in Those from the world of television to receive recognition in the New Year Honours include actor Michael Palin who receives a Knighhood, model, actress and television presenter Twiggy Lawson who becomes a Dame, and conservationist Chris Packham who receives a CBE.
BBC One welcomes in with a concert by Madness. England lose to Croatia 2—1 in Moscow in their first semi-final of a World Cup since England win against Sweden 2—0 in Samara to proceed to their first World Cup semi-final since The final episode of the first series.
The police then are called by Budd and refuse to believe his version of events as they believe he is involved in the conspiracy due to his links to Apsted Tom Brooke. Budd suspects MI5 is watching him and gives false information regarding the information of the kompromat. The security service then sends Longcross Michael Schaeffer to retrieve it, who is then arrested by the police on site.
Budd's innocence is then proven after he leads the police to his flat and Vicky Sophie Rundle discovers the kompromat and blank rounds from his firearm. Budd then discovers that Craddock Pippa Haywood is the police insider for Aikens. She then confesses to providing Aikens information regarding Montague's Keeley Hawes whereabouts which led to her assassination and chose Budd to be her PPO as his background made him the perfect fall guy. Nadia Anjli Mohindra is later interviewed again and is revealed to have lied about Longcross's e-fit and is the builder of the explosive devices and led to the attack on the school of Budd's children.
Holly Willoughby makes her debut as co-presenter alongside Declan Donnelly whilst Ant McPartlin is on a break marking the first time the series is not presented by Donnelly and McPartlin in the show's history.
The launch programme receives the highest ratings for an opener in the show's year history. The series includes a line-up of celebrities including actor John Barrowman , singer Fleur East , quizzer Anne Hegerty and football manager Harry Redknapp. Strictly Come Dancing. The fourth live show of sixteenth series which saw Stacey Dooley and her partner Kevin Clifton go to the top of the leaderboard with a score of 33 for their Foxtrot to Hi Ho Silver Lining by Jeff Beck.
Britain's Got Talent. The final of the twelfth series , which was won by comedian Lost Voice Guy , beating pianist Robert White and reggae singer Donchez Dacres. The launch of the eleventh series and the debut of the Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whittaker , the first female incarnation of the time-travelling Time Lord. The episode was the first to be broadcast on Sunday of the modern revival of the programme and achieved the programme its highest ratings for a premiere of a series beating the episode " Rose " and its highest consolidated ratings since The Time of the Doctor in The episode is also the highest drama-launch of the year.
The Great British Bake Off. The first episode of the ninth series breaking with tradition and focusing on biscuits. The final episode of the seventh series sees the aftermath of the funeral of Barbara Charlotte Ritchie and Sister Monica Joan's Judy Parfitt birthday party which is later interrupted by news of the Assassination of President Kennedy.
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One Hot Summer. Travels in Trumpland with Ed Balls. Mother's Day. We Are British Jews. Ancient Invisible Cities. Defending the Guilty. The Cry. Drowning in Plastic. Tourist Trap. Mediterranean with Simon Reeve. Armchair Britain. For Facts Sake. There She Goes. The Lakes with Paul Rose. The Little Drummer Girl. The Time It Takes. Babies: Their Wonderful World. Defenders UK. Death and Nightingales. The Long Song. Watership Down.
The Dead Room. The ABC Murders. Cities: Nature's New Wild. Next of Kin. Britain's Brightest Family. I'm talking about the talk over for the blind. Are you able to select audio tracks? I on my sat box I just choose audio and select another track. Apologies for the very slow reply but was researching the same problem and I note no one has answered.
Rogerrim Novice Member. I think you will find that it isn't found in your tv remote, it is in the Broadband Remote. We use Virgin and this function is found within the 'info' button.
I wont spoil your fun and allow you to resolve from here. Merry Xmas. JayCee Distinguished Member. Rogerrim said:. JayCee Firstly, I appreciate that the original post was 2 years old. I have only recently come across this issue so consequently, I came onto this site for answers.
I could not find any, nor could I find any elsewhere. I eventually worked it out and hence thought it would be helpful to others who might be struggling. After using Parody Maker to create a desired parody voice, click OK to close Parody Maker , turn on the Parody Mixer on the main panel, click the Save button within the Parody Mixer panel without making any changes on it , define a name for the new file and save it.
When you wish to apply this settings, click the Load button on Parody Mixer panel and select that. Note: Try to imitate the voice of the selected person tempo, intonation, pitch, pauses between the words, etc. The words linked with underline symbols do not have pauses between each other. When you record your voice, do not make pauses between these words either. Run VCS Recorder , speak to the microphone, play a song, or start a voice conversation, then press the Record button to record the morphed voice.
Click the Stop button to finish the recording, the recorded file is now available for your later use. Remember to turn off all VCS's morphing effects when playing back your recorded files.
Otherwise, they will be morphed one more time, and you will hear different sounds than what you have recorded. Use the Power button on the main panel to do this.
You can also use VCS Player to play your files out of the morphing effects settings in the Preferences dialog box. To do this, click the Preferences button on the main panel, choose the Common tab, uncheck the check box Process VCS Player in morpher , click OK to apply the settings and close the Preferences dialog box. You now can start your files with VCS Player. If you are not sure what stream will be processed, just right click on all of them, one by one, and choose a desired codec.
When the Duplex is ON, you can hear your changed voice output. When Duplex button is OFF, your changed voice is muted. However, if you are doing voice chatting or making Internet phone, rest assured that the person at the other end will always hear your morphed voice whether the Duplex button is turned on or off. I want to exclude some audio streams and applications from the morphing process. Click the Preferences button on the main panel - Ignore Filter tab - check Enable - if you want VCS to ignore streams, check the Streams box and select a stream in the list; if you want AV VCS to ignore applications, check the Applications box and use the Add button to add the applications that you want to exclude from the morphing process to the ignore list - OK.
How do I set a nickvoice rule for an application? Click the Preferences menu on the main panel - Nickvoice Rules tab - check Enable - click the Add button to create a new rule - the New nickvoice rule dialog comes up - type a Name for the rule, select a Nickvoice and an Application for the rule - OK - the rule will be added to the list - OK.
Go to our smart update page to download plug-ins for your VCS and have more fun. At present, 70 nickvoices and effects are available. No keyboards. No electronic sounds. No backup singers. No choir. Tom Kenyon is a choir. Find where the TV sticks out the most, and then take the amplitude all the way down and widen the Q just a little bit.
You might need to find multiple points to do this. You can then do similarly in trying to raise frequencies that strengthen the subjects voice. A High-pass filter might also help, depending on a lot of things. Sign up to join this community. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top.
Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. How to remove background television audio from a phone audio recording Ask Question. Asked 8 years, 7 months ago. Active 3 years, 1 month ago. Viewed 9k times.Feb 03, · If this is the tv feature, you'd go into the Home menu and then to Settings, and then you should see Accessibility and can turn off the Voice Guide feature from there. Let me know if that works for you, please.