Martin Davidson

Commissioning Editor, History

Blog posts in total 3


  1. Taking Liberties Season on the BBC: Magna Carta 800

    As the BBC launches Taking Liberties, the Magna Carta 800 season, Martin Davidson, BBC Commissioning Editor, History, considers why the signing of 'The Great Charter' 800 years ago was such a key historical event.

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  2. Martin Davidson introduces a new online initiative to collate the lives of those who lived through World War One. 

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  3. My biggest challenge as commissioning editor for History on the BBC is to ensure that we cover as much variety as we can. It's an incredibly dynamic, fascinating and wide-ranging genre and it's my job to bring as many different audiences as possible to the pleasures and intrigues of human history...

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