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Please tell me someone taped "A History of the Guitar" on BBC or ds1 will be heartbroken....

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KerryMumchingOnEyeballs Tue 28-Oct-08 16:12:58

Cause xdh fucked up the dvd I made and it's gone. ds1 didn't see it and is heartbroken. There are no more repeats listed. sad

ramonaquimby Tue 28-Oct-08 16:14:20

you watch it on bbc iplayer for a week after the program aired if that helps

KerryMumchingOnEyeballs Tue 28-Oct-08 16:34:54

not in ireland i can't

sad

KerryMumchingOnEyeballs Tue 28-Oct-08 20:29:10

bump

pickupthismess Tue 28-Oct-08 20:47:32

Call the BBC library directly.

A few years ago (so admittedly before iplayer came in) I needed a programme and they obliging sent out a DVD for free from their library as long as I returned it.
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Media Centre
The Garden House
201 Wood Lane
London
W12 7TQ
Tel: +44 (0) 20 8433 2861 / 2862
Email: motiongallery.uk@bbc.com

It's worth a try.

KerryMumchingOnEyeballs Tue 28-Oct-08 20:57:30

thanks pickup. smile

will give it a shot.

Salleroo Tue 28-Oct-08 21:26:28

Really? Does the iplayer not work in Ireland?

NotDoingTheHousework Tue 28-Oct-08 21:28:06

Message withdrawn

KerryMumchingOnEyeballs Tue 28-Oct-08 21:31:58

no it says only available in uk.

notdoingthehousework - yes yes yes. do you have a dvd that you can tape on? I don't think my tape player works any more. I can send you money for expenses, postage, etc.

NotDoingTheHousework Tue 28-Oct-08 21:35:48

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ninedragons Mon 03-Nov-08 03:28:18

Join uknova.com (it is only allowed to have a certain number of members at any one time, so you may have to keep trying for a few days until someone lapses or leaves). You can put a seed request up if it's not already there.

What date did it air? I've just had a bit of a skim and couldn't see it, but I'll have a closer look if you can tell me the date.

ninedragons Mon 03-Nov-08 04:19:31

It is on uknova - I'm downloading it now and can send you a DVD. It's a .avi file so it should play in your DVD player but if not I can send you a link to download the thingumyjig to play it on your computer.

CAT me your address and I'll pop it in the post to you tomorrow.

chefswife Mon 03-Nov-08 04:53:24

also check surfthechannel.com.

you can watch all sorts of programs without signing up or downloading to computer. they have a documentary section too.

chefswife Mon 03-Nov-08 04:54:14

www.surfthechannel.com

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