Upcoming Broadcasts:

Who's That Dancing with Nora Batty Then? (#202) Duration: 29:24

Compo's neighbour, Gloria, is emigrating to Australia, so he decides to throw her a farewell party at Sid's Cafe. After borrowing a piano, Compo gets stuck up a tree while trying to transport the piano to the cafe. At the party, Compo gets a dance from Nora Batty, which ends after he steps on her foot.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

The Changing Face of Rural Blamire (#203) Duration: 29:30

Howard gets Truly, Clegg and Billy to select a suitable surprise birthday present for Marina. They happen upon a despondent Barry, who has won a model dinosaur in a competition and has been instructed by Glenda to get rid of it because of its size.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Some Enchanted Evening (#204) Duration: 29:50

Alvin is amused to see his next-door neighbour Nora Batty dressed in Victorian costume. She explains that, in the annual parade to celebrate the Battle of Mazurka, she will be on a float, sitting next to an effigy of General Monkaster.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

A Quiet Drink (#205) Duration: 29:36

Lionel (comedian Roy Hudd) has a reputation for being unpredictable, so when he just walks off from his wife Mavis (Anita Carey) while out for a drive in the hills, she is not surprised.

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Ballad for Wind Instruments and Canoe (#206) Duration: 30:00

Billy surprises everyone by turning up in a green suit to commemorate the birthday of his famous ancestor. No one is surprised when the gullible Barry also dons a green suit, although there are many embarrassing moments when he goes for a picnic with Glenda.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

Northern Flying Circus (#207) Duration: 27:58

It's Not Barry & Glenda - Truly, Clegg and Billy surprise Barry in the wood carrying a suitcase. Truly deduces that he is up to something serious and decides to investigate. Meanwhile, Glenda is also concerned about Barry and his suitcase, and decides to follow him (dressed as a man) to see if another woman is involved.

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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • KQET (DT25) Over the Air: Wed 8/27

      We are aware of the break-up issues for our DT25 Over the Air signal in the Monterey/Salinas area. This will also affect viewers of any cable or satellite signal provider using that transmitter as their source. Engineers are working on the problem.

    • Week of 8/25: Sutro Tower work (including KQED 9 Over the Air)

      (Affects several San Francisco TV & Radio stations, including KQED 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) During the week of August 25, Monday through Friday, between 9am and 4pm, several TV and radio stations will be switching to their Auxiliary antennas. This is being done so that the tower crew can perform routine maintenance on the regular […]

    • KQET Off Air Sun 8/03 morning

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET DT25 was off the air for a portion of Sunday morning, due to the transmitter taking a power hit. The signal has been restored. Most receivers should have re-acquired our signal once it returned, but a few Over the Air viewers may need to do a rescan in order to restore […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels


Comcast 9 and 709
Digital 9.1, 54.2 or 25.1

All widescreen and HD programs


Channel 54
Comcast 10 and 710
Digital 9.2, 54.1 or 25.2

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH


Comcast 189
Digital 54.3

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World
Comcast 190
Digital 9.3

History, world events, news, science, nature


Comcast 191 & 621
Digital 54.5 or 25.3

24-hour national Spanish-language network


Comcast 192
Digital 54.4

Quality children's programming parents love too