Blog posts by year and month January 2011

Posts (14)

  1. Northern Ireland with its normally mild climate is a beautiful green place thanks, in part, to an abundant supply of water but as we recently experienced this natural asset can bring with it severe weather related challenges. In the run up to Christmas, Northern Ireland was gripped by a blast of ...

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  2. This morning Mark Thompson launched a consultation with staff on how the BBC can deliver the highest quality programmes and content to audiences to the end of the Charter in 2017. He said: "The BBC is being realistic taking prompt action to make sure it meets future funding limits, while con...

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  3. Jessica Shiel, Product Manager for Blogs, User Services, Programmes and On-Demand wants to know what you think about the Beta version of our newly designed blogs homepage. You can read her blog and to take part in the survey, on the Internt Blog. Bridget Middleton is the Editor of About the ...

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  4. So said Prime Minister Harold Wilson an unbelievable 40 years ago on the launch of the OU. He was contradicted very peremptorily by the then Conservative Chancellor, Iain Macleod, who labelled the enterprise 'blithering nonsense'. Divided opinions quickly disappeared, however, and the Open Univer...

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