I'm not recommending it mind, but...

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Dave5N, 4 Jan 2008.

  1. Dave5N

    Dave5N Über Member

    ... Bike Squad, BBC 2 in five minutes. From the Guy behind D the D D.

    Looks promising!
     
  2. OP
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    Dave5N

    Dave5N Über Member

    Whoops :smile:


    ITV six minutes ago.
     
  3. John the Monkey

    John the Monkey Frivolous Cyclist

    Location:
    Crewe
    I've seen the adverts, it looked like one of those "riding a bike is eccentric and funny" programmes to me - will try and catch it at some point though.

    (Apropos of nothing at all, I did like the bit of Hot Fuzz where the Simon Pegg character's bio mentions "advanced cycling")
     
  4. Oh dear - I have struggled with the humour. (Been spoilt by CC obviously :smile:)
     
  5. Crackle

    Crackle Pah

    Damn! I don't have a 13 year old :smile:
     
  6. Pete

    Pete Guest

    I watched for about half an hour. Then I remembered something. Every television has an OFF switch. :smile:
     
  7. simonali

    simonali Guru

    I spent 20 minutes or so ignoring the storyline and trying to read the make of the bikes on the downtube before giving up altogether. I did spot Specialized on a chainstay though.
     
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    Dave5N

    Dave5N Über Member

    Snobs! :ohmy:
     
  9. Abitrary

    Abitrary New Member

    I watched it, for a bit, just to see if they used Smith and Wesson bikes.

    They did use them, I then realised I was watching ITV, jonathan ross wasn't on BBC1, then panicked and ended up watching quiz call for a bit of whorey succour
     
  10. trio25

    trio25 Über Member

    I've recorded it as I was out last night, not sure from the comments it'll be worth the effort.
     
  11. LordoftheTeapot

    LordoftheTeapot Veteran

    I have also recorded this program. Have I wasted 230v?
     
  12. Joe24

    Joe24 More serious cyclist than Bonj

    Location:
    Nottingham
    I was watching BBC2 at the start, didnt see your post saying it was on ITV1. Thought it was strange there was some guy learning martial arts, it bored me so i went up a channel and did find Bike Squad. It wasnt bad, i watched most of it. Some bits in there were good, some were bad. Wouldnt watch it again, but it killed some time.
     
  13. LordoftheTeapot

    LordoftheTeapot Veteran

    * Waves to Joe in Nottingham (I'm in Leicester) *

    thhi.gif
     
  14. fossyant

    fossyant Ride It Like You Stole It!

    Location:
    South Manchester
    Light entertainment - that's it - I enjoyed it.
     
  15. TVC

    TVC Guest

    I lasted 15 minutes, it seems that ITV can even make Guy Jenkin stuff unwatchable.
     
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