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July (27 posts)
Friday 30 July 2010, 10:23Andy Pandy is - unbelievably - 60 years old this month! The first real star of BBC Children's TV, in his blue and white striped romper suit and odd little tricorne hat, he has survived where others far bigger and far more powerful have fallen by the wayside...
Thursday 29 July 2010, 09:37
Wednesday 28 July 2010, 14:29
Tuesday 27 July 2010, 12:50
New job, first day, first meeting with the boss, first item on the agenda: 'Proms database'. The need to complete this project became more apparent the further we got into it. We all know how easy it is to find out facts about other major events: if you need to know how many matches in the Third Round...
Monday 26 July 2010, 13:01
Think about what you were like as a teenager.
If you were anything like me you probably felt fear towards drugs. You had nervous fascination with alcohol. Your world was probably amazing or it sucked depending on whether you were popular in school or whether you were in or out with your group of friends...
Friday 23 July 2010, 17:39
Radio is a great and intimate medium. It's with you in the shower, as you doze in bed, as you cook, as you drive. Part of its charm is that what is broadcast at any given moment is gone for ever. There's no going back, rewinding or dwelling. Of course, this has, to some extent changed with the advent...
Friday 23 July 2010, 12:31
Today's announcement that the BBC Trust have concluded their review of our plans to produce native applications for smartphones, means that we are continuing with the launch of apps that we outlined in February.
We know that increasing numbers of you want to access BBC output on-the-go and the rapid...
Thursday 22 July 2010, 11:12
Wednesday 21 July 2010, 12:33
Earlier this year I had the opportunity to recommend somebody from the Workplace team to attend one of this summer's Royal Garden Parties.
It was really exciting to hear that Zina Craker, one of our long serving front of house representatives, received the gold embossed invitation and she's now off to...
Monday 19 July 2010, 19:07