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Wednesday 25 June 2014, 13:34
Whilst celebrating a personal 30th anniversary since his first Glastonbury experience, Ben Murray looks back at how BBC coverage of the festival has evolved.
Thursday 20 June 2013, 12:13
Ben Murray reveals his long-term love affair with TMS, and looks forward to this summer's Ashes.
Monday 20 May 2013, 15:47
We welcome back BBC Media Centre editor Ben Murray as he bowls us over with a cricket led round up.
Friday 5 April 2013, 16:49
A bumper 2 week edition of media centre news from editor Ben Murray.
Monday 25 March 2013, 15:51
Beyoncé, Ricky Gervais, the Latitude Festival & cricket all feature in Ben Murray's round-up.
Monday 18 March 2013, 14:03
Media Centre editor Ben Murray rounds-up a week of announcements.
Tuesday 12 March 2013, 14:30
Blue Peter, TVC memories, the Thin White Duke, Bucks Fizz & Borgen all feature in Ben Murray's Media centre round-up.
Tuesday 5 March 2013, 13:57
Artists, zombies and Musketeers feature in Ben Murray's news from the Media Centre this week.
Monday 25 February 2013, 17:18
Ben Murray's round up of announcements from the Media Centre, including upcoming drama and insect life under the microscope.
Monday 18 February 2013, 16:09
Editor Ben Murray's summary of announcements from the Media Centre includes a showreel highlighting new drama on the BBC.
Monday 11 February 2013, 14:46
Editor of the BBC Media Centre website Ben Murray digs around the week's announcements for this week's round-up.
Monday 4 February 2013, 10:54
Ben Murray's summary of the weeks press releases about forthcoming BBC programmes.
Monday 28 January 2013, 11:09
Ben Murray offers a selection of announcements from the Media Centre.
Monday 21 January 2013, 11:12
Ben Murray highlights some of the latest announcements from the Media Centre.
Monday 14 January 2013, 16:07
BBC Media Centre website editor Ben Murray introduces a few picks from last week's announcements.
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MediaCity leads to Salford becoming the UK's property hotspot (Guardian)
"MediaCity and incoming BBC employees have kept Salford going when the market was bad, said one agent"
Doctor Who: series 8 looks like a scorcher (Guardian)
"Cybermen sizzle as Peter Capaldi films BBC sci-fi series at London’s St Paul’s Cathedral in the middle of a heatwave"
Sophie Raworth: I get far more work now I am over 40 (Telegraph)
"News presenter Sophie Raworth claims many of her bosses are now female and ageism is no longer an issue for women in the BBC"
BBC’s Dominic Coles joins Discovery Networks (Guardian)
"Corporation’s director of operations to be US-based pay-TV giant’s finance and operations chief across western Europe"
Wimbledon final watched by 10 million (Guardian)
"Novak Djokovic victory over Roger Federer takes 54% share on BBC1, but no match for Andy Murray’s win last year"
Doctor Who: Frank Cottrell Boyce is a genius, says Steven Moffat (Digital Spy)
"BBC One has confirmed that Frank Cottrell Boyce will script an episode of Doctor Who."
Danger Mouse remake will see some male characters returning as females (Guardian)
"CBBC’s Cheryl Taylor promises show ‘truthful to the essence of Danger Mouse’ but with fresh ideas"
BBC appoints Matthew Postgate as chief technology officer (Guardian)
"Current controller of research and development was part of the management team that created iPlayer and built mobile services"
Doctor Who trailer: take a Deep Breath, Capaldi fans (Guardian)
"A teaser for the 'feature-length' first episode of the new Doctor Who series has materialised, complete with Peter Capaldi, the Tardis in flames and a hint of menace"
BBC increases digital radio coverage with Northern transmitters (Prolific North)
BBC to show off Commonwealth Games in 4K UHD (TechRadar)
"first ever event to be produced entirely over IP/internet networks - which the BBC is calling a 'major broadcasting milestone'"
BBC3 wins big at 2014 Broadcast Digital Awards (Broadcast)
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