Have you come across the "site:" parameter in Google? It is very good at
cutting through the rubbish of websites and getting you straight to where you
need to be. In this instance, typing something like the following into Google
should give you some half decent results:
guy garvey 18 november site:bbc.co.uk
Having said that I can't get it to play either, although I can get to the right
From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Andy
Sent: 18 November 2018 18:14
Subject: [access-uk] To complain to the bbc
I'm a very big fan of BBC 6 music and today, the best presenter was on - Guy
Garvey - from 2 to 4 pm.
But I wanted to go to my local pub and listen to the England game from Wembly,
thinking that I could use the Iplayer to listen this evening to Guys show,
I'm a JAWS user and as far as I am concerned the BBC website is totally
I launched the Iplayer and in the first search engine I typed in "Guy Garvey".
I got something like 200 llinks, but none of them referred to Guy!
The old Accessable Iplayer, developed by Alistair King used to give me a list
of all radio stations and all I needed to do was select 6 music then go through
folders of all the presenters.
For instance, I could open the "Guy Garvey" folder and I'd be presented with
about 5 shows from pdrevious weeks, which are free to listen to again for about
Alas, I think Alistair King has given it up because the BBC keeps changing
So It's hopless! I've mist the show and now it's gone.
I tried for ages to contact the BBC on their website, where it says "Contact
us" and off I went again with dozens of other items and of course, yet another
So I cannot even send them an email to complain about their terrible access to
I know that there are a few list members on this list who are close to the BBC
and would like to ask them for an e-mail address that I can insert in a
message, in order for my message to go directly to the people who can help me.
So if anyone knows of such an email address, I'd be very pleased as I could
drop them a message this evening as easy as writing now to this list.
Very best wishes.