We are looking for people aged 75+ to take part in an in an interesting research about using TV and other media.
The research will be in 3 stages. The first stage will be an in home interview for 90 minutes. The second stage will be a homework task for 10 days. During this time you will be asked to refrain from using some of your normal media activities and there will be some filming involved (camera will be supplied). The final stage of this study will be a follow up interview in your home.
Please note that all members of the household will be required to take part in this study.
The first stage interview will take place between Wednesday 10th June and Friday 12th June 2015. The follow up interview will be Tuesday 23rd June or Wednesday 24th June 2015.
Please answer the questions below.
If retired, please tell us your occupation before retirement.
Who do you live with in your household?
Which of the following best describes your living situation?
Live in owned/mortgaged property
Live in Local Authority rented accommodation
Warden controlled block
Which of the following digital TV providers do you have at home?
How many hours per day do you spend watching TV?
How many hours per day do you spend listening to the radio?
How many hours per day do you spend on the internet?
Which TV channels do you watch most often?
Which radio stations do you listen to most often?
Do you have any health issues or disabilities that affect your day to day life?
Please forward this on to anyone you know who may be interested.
Unfortunately, it is impossible to reply to all emails or phone messages. We receive lots of responses to researches that are emailed out. You will be contacted by phone if your application is successful. However, we apologise if you do not hear from us, but please keep trying for future projects that are sent out.