Thames Valley

Building a Buzz 2 - what makes a good PR campaign

Beyond promos, how do you build a buzz around the nation’s hottest television events such as Game of Thrones, Death in Paradise and Cold Feet? Press interviews? Social media? How about a news-grabbing stunt in the middle of central London? Public relations campaigns use a variety of eye catching techniques to grab attention, but can they match advertising in generating audience interest?

The Dawn of Broadcast TV

80 years ago this month, in November 1936,  the BBC started its television service from Alexandra Palace in North London. Following initial transmissions of interview and magazine programmes, it started to experiment with other types of show and tried out drama formats along with entertainment and factually-based productions.

IBC Review 2016 - in association with the IET

The IET welcomes the RTS to the recently refurbished Savoy Place on the banks of the Thames as they collaborate on this important update on new technologies and trends from IBC. Every September in Amsterdam the IBC Exhibition and Conference cover the entire supply chain of broadcasting and media content creation, management and delivery from acquisition to audience. This year's theme is Transformation in the Digital Era: Leadership, Strategy, Creativity in Media and Entertainment.

IBC Review 2018!

Once again, RTS Thames Valley and Southern Centres will be hosting their Review of IBC Show, with a distinguished panel of attendees commenting on the highlights from this year’s Show.  

Wednesday 17th October at QMC Basingstoke, in the Television Studio.

19.00 to 19.30 Tea and Coffee and light refreshments.

19.30 to 21.00 Panel discussion, which includes questions and answers from the floor.

Venue:- QMC, Cliddesden Road, Basingstoke RG21 3HF

Let There Be Light! & Summer BBQ

Bernie Davis started life in the BBC TV Outside Broadcasts to become one of their senior lighting directors. Since leaving the BBC Bernie has become has been an established TV Lighting Designer for over twenty-five years working on many of the highest-profile programmes ranging from events in cathedrals and palaces, to concerts and light entertainment shows, plays, opera  and ballets from The National Theatre and Covent Garden.

NAB Review including Diversity in the Workplace

With NAB reporting a 10% drop in attendance, has this affected your business? Does it affect your decision on attending industry shows? Why do you think less people are attending? Or is it now quality over quantity?

And with industry manufacturers and suppliers having less than 2% female CEO’s – where is the diverse workforce? Is there an opportunity for them? What can companies do to ensure a more diverse workforce? What are the benefits?

Book now as this is always a popular event and numbers are limited.