P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:11:24    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS How to find out which programmes are subtitled The letter T for text or S for subtitled are normally used to indicate that a programme is subtitled See p409. How to get subtitles You must have a television which is capable of receiving Teletext. To view select Text and then page 888. Only a minority of video recorders can record subtitles. Check before you buy. If you have cable/ digital/ set top box follow the instructions provided. ——————————————————————————————————1/8—— Get on TV 402 Tickets to shows 458 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:16:12    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS CHANNEL 4 RACING The address for the te!m is Teddington Studios, Broom Road, Teddington Lock, Middlesex, TW11 9NT 0208 781 2770 WHERE CAN I FIND MORE INFO ON CHANNEL 4 NEWS? The Channel 4 news website channel4.com/news has extra information including video clips, transcripts and links to other relevant websites. By the way, Jon Snow gets his ties from Victoria Richards. (el 020 7737 8009. ——————————————————————————————————2/8—— Channel 4 shop 403 On Stage 330 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:11:10    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS HOW CAN I TAKE PART IN A PLA E IN THE SUN? To apply to take part in the next series call 020 7739 9357 or e-mail aplaceinthesun@fftv.co.uk Information line for properties featured over the last two weeks: 09064 700 414. HOW DO I CONTACT RICHAQD & JUDY? e-mail: comments.rj@cactustv.co.uk Web: channel4.com/richard&judy. Call main line on 0870 366 2266; competition line on 0901 490 4444. ——————————————————————————————————3/8—— Helplines 405 Signing 404 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:12:22    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS HOW CAN I GET CHANNEL 4 VIDEOS/DVDS? If the video or DVD you want is not available through the Channel 4 shop (channel4.com/shop), the programme has not been released through Channel 4 Video or any other distributor. Channel 4 receives lots of requests for copies of programmes not released commercially, therefore, its' policy is that it doesn't send out one-offs. For videos of schools programmes go to: channel4.com/learning ——————————————————————————————————4/8—— Today on Channel 4 409 Sport on 4 430 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:17:23    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS WHAT IF I'VE AN IDEA FOR A PROGRAMME? We would advise you that Channel 4 do not make the programmes we transmit but commission or purchase them from independent production companies and distributors and so do not accept unsolicited scripts. Producers are advised to visit: channel4.co.uk/4producers If you have a programme idea, approach an independent production co. direct. ——————————————————————————————————5/8—— 4Homes index 410 Helplines 405 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:12:15    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS WHAT IF I'VE AN IDEA FOR A PROGRAMME? cont'd Contact the independent production company with your outline and persuade them to help develop the idea. Trade newspaper Broadcast pualishes a directory called The Production Guide, which lists names and addresses of independent production companies. The BFI publishes a Year Book which lists companies. PACT (Producer's Alliance for Cinema and (elevision) does too. ——————————————————————————————————6/8—— Get on TV 402 GameCentral 375 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:15:17    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS DO YOU HAVE ANY VACANCIES FOR PRESENTERS OR ACTORS? Channel 4 doesn't produce its own programmes. This means that it won't have any vacancies for production staff such as camera operators, researchers or runners and so on. For the same reason it would not be involved in hiring actors or extras. For details of current vacancies try channel4.com/4careers ——————————————————————————————————7/8—— Entertainment index 440 FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes
P406 Teletext on 4 406 Dec11 23:18:22    ——————————————————————————————————————— YOUR CHANNEL 4 QUESTIONS WHERE CAN I SEND FAN MAIL? Channel 4 commissions or buys programmes but does not produce any itself. Consequently, there are no celebrities working in its offices so the company is unable to forward e-mails directed to Channel 4 talent and doesn't have access to pictures or autographs. Try searching the internet for more info on your favourite celebrity. ——————————————————————————————————8/8—— Contact us channel4guide@teletext.co.uk FOCUS ON THE FOOTSIE p511/512 Contact Guidance 4Services 4 Homes