Entries tagged 'media'
The following 28 entries have been tagged using the term media. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.
TV programmes set on Guernsey
Guernsey has been the star of many TV shows, from Enemy at the Door and Island at War, to Howards' Way and Treasure Hunt. Here's a run-down of the best of the best.
Guernsey and Jersey newspapers agree to merge
Guernsey and Jersey's local newspapers agree to merge and share some resources
Radio station Contact 94 went off the air
The station had been broadcasting to the Channel Islands from France
Express & Star bought Guernsey Press
Express & Star owner Claverley Group bought the remaining shares of Guiton.
Channel Television saw off a rival broadcaster
Channel Television bid just £1000 for the right to continue broadcasting to Guernsey and Jersey.
Jeeves actor died in Guernsey
Dennis Price had played Jeeves in the BBC's adaptation of PC Wodehouse's novels.
Spotlight was broadcast for the first time
The launch of Spotlight, the BBC’s local news bulletin covering Guernsey, the wider Channel Islands and the south-west of England, was more of a name change than anything else. The BBC’s first bulletin for the region was News from the South West. This had launched in 1961 and, within a year, had been re-titled South […]
The Devil’s Rock had its opening night
Parts of the New Zealand film were shot on Guernsey, where it was also set
Channel Television took to the air
ITV's independent television station for Guernsey and Jersey launched in 1962
The Star was published for the first time
The newspaper merged with the Guernsey Evening Press in 1965.