Tuesday 17th March
The Test ahead of FIDELIO starts at 1000GMT/1100CET with a duration of 1-hour to 1100GMT/1200CET. [From 1100-1145GMT there is internal testing on IS-1002 for ROH-use only and is not part of the cinema test]. As this is opera subtitles should be ON in UK cinemas.
The Test for next week’s broadcast is at 1100-1200 GMT (1200-1300 CET). The usual ROH Test loop will be broadcast and all normal support services are available. As this is opera subtitles should be ON in UK cinemas.
UPDATE@1800GMT The feed is now re-established on IS-1002 and E5Wa. V+A and subs all good
The Test ahead of this evening’s ballets starts at 1000GMT/1100CET with a duration of 1-hour to 1100GMT/1200CET. [From 1100GMT there is internal testing on IS-1002 for ROH-use only and is not part of the cinema test]
As this is a ballet broadcast, subtitles should be switched OFF in UK/Ireland cinemas.
The Test for tonight’s live red-carpet is at 1300-1400UK and is caried on IS-1002 only.
You have been given a Helpline for the Icecrypts/STB receivers but you should call LANsat or Éclair support if you have a managed system from them.
The rest of the day is:
||13:00 – 14:00
|LIVE (BREAKDOWN BELOW)
||17:30 – 19:30
|LINE UP & FINAL TESTING
||17:30 – 18:15
|COMMENCING SHORTLY SLIDE
||18:15 – 18:30
|RED CARPET SHOW
||18:30 – 19:15
||19:15 – 19:30
Saturday 29th February
UPDATE@1830. There was a temporary loss of the feed.
The Test period for today’s broadcast stats at 1630GMT/1730CET.
Monday 24th February
The Test for Saturday’s (29th Feb) broadcast is today at 0930-1000CET on E5Wa followed by IS-1002 at 0930-1000GMT.
All usual support in place and usual service ID and test-content
Thursday 20th February
The live feed returns at 1730GMT with test material up to 1830.
17:30 Live feed established and stable
19:02 There was a momentary interference to the broadcast.
Wednesday 19th February
The Test (on IS-1002) is from 1100-1200GMT. There are NO SUBTITLES. The service name for your receiver is “NT LIVE”
All usual support facilities are in place.
Sunday 23rd February
The feed is officially available from 1300GMT/1400CET. However, it will be on-air from 1230GMT for internal testing only. If you do tune-in early, please DO NOT rely on the feed being stable at this time until 1300GMT
The Test continues to 14:40GMT, when walk-in cards and trailers will be broadcast. The Introduction is at 15:00GMT
STB/ICECRYPT Users. If you select the channel from the Test last Tuesday, there may be no video (although you will hear audio). If this is the case, select the channel and then use the menu to tune/satellite search the channel again.
Tuesday 18th February
The Test for Sunday’s (23rd) live broadcast is at 0930CET on E5Wa and 0930GMT on IS-1002. The usual Pathé Live Test loop will be used for the Test content
Tuesday 18th February
The Test for next week’s (25th Feb) broadcasty will be at 1100-1200GMT (1200-1300CET) with the feed carried on IS-1002 and E5Wa. As this is a ballet, subtitles should be OFF in UK cinemas
Saturday 1st February
The Test period on IS-1002 and E5Wa begins at 1630GMT/1730CET.
Monday 27th January
The Tests for this weekend’s broadcast are today, 27th January.
E5Wa is live from 0930-1000CET/W.Europe. This is followed by IS-1002 at 0930-1000GMT/UK
Sunday 2nd February
The ENCORE broadcast is now live on IS-1002, with the Test loop up to 1340GM
Wednesday 29th January
The Test period ahead of the evening live broadcast is at 1000-1100GMT (1100-1200CET). The period from 1100-1145GMT is NOT PART OF THE CINEMA TEST and is for ROH internal purposes. A reminder that it’s opera, so subtitles ON, please!
Wednesday 22nd January
The Test for next week’s broadcast is at 1100-1200GMT (1200-1300CET) with the feed carried on IS-1002 and E5Wa. It’s opera, so subtitles ON, please!
Sunday 26th January
The Test period for today’s broadcast starts at 1300GMT/1400CET. The rest of the afternoon is expected to follow this schedule:
||Test Period / demo tape
||Announcement / opening credits
||PROGRAM START – Open & PART 1 : GISELLE (53:30)
||PROGRAM – PART 2 : GISELLE (50:30)
||BOWS / CREDITS / SIGN-OFF
Tuesday 21st January
The Test for this Sunday’s live broadcast from Moscow is at 0830GMT/0930CET on E5Wa and at 0930GMT/1030CET on IS1002. Each Test is for 60′ .