Wednesday 25 April 2018

Kim Bielenberg: The digital switchover – Refuseniks may prefer a blank screen

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I am full of admiration for the 100,000 households who have cocked a snook at the digital dipsticks and declined to take part in the great switch-over.

They have refused to give in to pressure from Gay Byrne and countless others, and have steadfastly clung on to the analogue signal, which is to be turned off.

On Wednesday, their screens will go gloriously blank, but perhaps they find that preferable to TV3’s latest documentary about traveller weddings.

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