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Tuesday, 4 January 2011

image for Interesting Q & A's on Radio Broadcasting Facts By the time the fishing weather forecast came over on DAB (Dab...get it?) radio, the UK had lost 74% of its fleets!

Q) Which BBC radio programme that has lost the highest percentage of listeners over the last 25 years?

A) The BBC Inland coastal waters weather forecast: Not surprisingly this programme has lost 74% of it's listeners, the same percentage of fishing boats lost in Britain's fleets over the years of broadcasting.

Q) What is the most humorous of all the comedy stations ever introduced?

A) BBC Parliament Radio.

Q) What topic was discussed on the first commercial radio broadcast?

A) The election results for 1920.

Q) What was the radio that Lucille Ball had, which later evolved into the 'I Love Lucy' TV show?

A) My Favourite Husband.

Q) What does the broadcasting abbreviation 'AM' stand for?

A) Amplitude modulation.

Q) What does the broadcasting abbreviation 'FM' stand for?

A) Frequency Modulation.

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