IBA Engineering Announcements

Always a ghost programme to begin with, the IBA Engineering Announcements are now truly a ghost.

Puppets without strings

Sock puppets are in the news this week. Not the Internet sort. The real sort.

Puppets with strings

When you were busy watching an International Rescue organisation save the world week after week, you could soon forget they were only puppets. Unless you saw the strings.


It’s not an instruction. It’s not a suggestion. It’s the name of a company that once put cables beneath our city streets. The company is long gone but its ghosts are still there.


Once we had Interludes between the pieces of our live TV broadcasts. Nowadays, we no longer need them. Or maybe we still do…?