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Alix Pryde Alix Pryde Director, BBC Distribution Blog posts in total 18

  1. CBBC HD, CBeebies HD, BBC Three HD, BBC Four HD & BBC News HD launch Tuesday 10 December 2013

    Monday 9 December 2013, 09:15

    Alix Pryde introduces the new HD channels BBC channels will be broadcasting on from Tuesday 10 December 2013.

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  2. The return of five radio stations in the evenings on Freeview in Scotland

    Monday 2 December 2013, 16:45

    Alix Pryde announces the restoration of five further radio services to full-time carriage on Freeview in Scotland, bringing the total to eight out of 13

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  3. Taking the Doctor to the next dimension

    Friday 22 November 2013, 10:26

    Alix Pryde introduces Doctor Who in 3D

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  4. Making Waves: extending the BBC’s digital radio coverage to a further 2 million people

    Monday 14 October 2013, 09:56

    Director of BBC Distribution Alix Pryde expands upon her Tech Con speech about increasing the number of digital radio transmitters in the UK.

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  5. A BBC Red Button summer 2013

    Monday 10 June 2013, 15:48

    Alix Pryde details additional coverage of great sporting and musical events this summer on the BBC, including additional HD.

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  6. BBC ALBA moving to channel number 143 on Sky

    Wednesday 20 March 2013, 12:16

    From Tuesday 26 March 2013 there will be a new home for BBC ALBA on Sky - channel 143.

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  7. Hello BBC Two HD; Goodbye BBC HD

    Tuesday 19 March 2013, 14:11

    Alix announces the launch of BBC Two HD. 

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  8. Launching BBC One Scotland HD and BBC One Wales HD

    Friday 11 January 2013, 17:21

    Director of BBC Distribution, Alix Pryde's blog about launching national variants of BBC One HD.

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  9. Changes to BBC satellite transponders in 2013

    Wednesday 12 December 2012, 10:45

    Alix Pryde sets the record straight on timings of forthcoming moves of BBC services between satellites and the reason for these changes

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  10. Happy Birthday, radio

    Tuesday 13 November 2012, 14:33

    As BBC radio celebrates 90 years, Alix Pryde recounts the story of British radio and how we came to have the networks of today.

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  11. The end of an era, and a coming of age

    Tuesday 23 October 2012, 23:33

    Marking the end of the largest broadcast engineering project in history – digital switchover.

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  12. New Home for the BBC’s HD channels on Freeview HD

    Friday 5 October 2012, 12:09

    Changes to HD on Freeview.

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  13. Satellite Shuffling: reducing BBC Red Button and expanding BBC One HD

    Tuesday 2 October 2012, 16:53

    An update on Red Button and HD services at the BBC.

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  14. A change to the BBC HD channels on satellite on 27 September

    Thursday 20 September 2012, 16:00

    Forthcoming changes to the transponder on Astra 1N that carries BBC One HD and BBC HD.

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  15. Different ways to listen and watch the BBC's Olympics 2012 coverage

    Tuesday 24 July 2012, 18:32

    Wimbledon may be over, but the time for strawberries and cream in the BBC Distribution office is short. I wrote in May about how we were working on delivering to you the BBC's greatest year of broadcasting and I wanted to let you know how our final preparations are going.

    I think there are a few areas...

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  16. Recording your favourite television programmes during the Olympics

    Tuesday 24 July 2012, 16:34

    With less than one week to go before the Opening Ceremony I wanted to take a few minutes to make sure you understood the details about recording your favourite shows during...

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  17. Delivering to you the BBC's Greatest Year of Broadcasting

    Wednesday 9 May 2012, 15:44

    2012 is set to be the BBC's greatest year of broadcasting. In BBC Distribution, we are currently making preparations for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee followed closely by the London 2012 Olympic Games, not to mention the Euros, Wimbledon, the European Championship Athletics, The Scottish Open ... and...

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  18. Changes to BBC services on satellite on 24th February 2012

    Monday 20 February 2012, 12:07

    Satellite Dish

    I wanted to share some information with you about an upcoming change to how we broadcast our satellite channels. You should not need to take any action, but I thought you might like to know what will be going on in the background.

    As some people may already be aware, the satellite operator SES Astra...

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