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#MumbleInn: BBC gets it wrong AGAIN as Jamaica Inn viewers flood Twitter with gripes about sound during second epsiode

Viewers complained in their droves after failing to understand a word of Jamaica Inn when the first episode aired on Monday – so you’d think BBC bosses would have rectified the sound issues by Tuesday’s installment. 295 more words


Mumbling Inn

Our friends at the BBC told us yesterday:

Monday’s launch episode of new BBC period drama Jamaica Inn sparked more than 100 complaints, after sound issues left viewers struggling to understand what was being said on screen.

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Downton moments

Mr P and I have recently spent several pleasant evenings catching up on Downton Abbey’s fourth season. We’ve always watched somewhat behind our UK based family and friends, as the US shows the series months after everyone knows what happens anyway unless they (like me) resolutely turn away from all Downton stories on UK media sites. 590 more words

Warner Staycation: Not just for the oldies.

About an hour and a half down the road from Norfolk lies Thoresby Hall & Spa. The historic pile looks like Downton Abbey and is full of beautiful architecture and antiques. 91 more words


No, this is not Lady Sybil in Les Miserables - it's Jessica Brown Findlay working up a sweat in Jamaica Inn

At first glance, it looks as though Lady Sybil has been whisked away from Downton Abbey and dropped into a TV production of Les Miserables – but that would be very wrong. 211 more words


Murder on the North Sea Page 5

There are two certainties in life: Death and Shuffleboard…

Agatha Christie