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10 posts about BBC Two on this blog

  1. The Ottomans: Europe's Muslim Emperor, the story behind the documentary

    Friday 4 October 2013, 18:45

    Aaqil Ahmed Aaqil Ahmed Head of Religion & Ethics

    Commissioning Editor for Religion and Head of Religion and Ethics, Aaqil Ahmed reveals the process behind making a documentary for BBC Two about the Ottoman Empire.

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  2. Edinburgh TV Festival 2013: A year of highs for BBC Two

    Thursday 22 August 2013, 11:28

    Janice Hadlow Janice Hadlow Controller, BBC Two

    Janice Hadlow talks at the Edinburgh TV Festival about what we have to look forward to on BBC Two and BBC Four.

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  3. Producing Airport Live

    Friday 21 June 2013, 12:57

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Jon Jacob speaks to Airport Live Executive Producer, Lisa Ausden.

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  4. Docs on BBC Two: Modern Britain in all its staggering variety

    Wednesday 12 June 2013, 12:32

    Janice Hadlow Janice Hadlow Controller, BBC Two

    Janice Hadlow reveals the exciting new documentaries coming to BBC Two.

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  5. Music, Monarchy & Tea with David Starkey at Westminster Abbey

    Wednesday 8 May 2013, 11:54

    Jen Macro Jen Macro Digital Content Producer, About the BBC

    Jen Macro visits Westminster Abbey for the launch of David Starkey's new programme, Music and Monarchy.

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  6. A big hello to BBC Two HD

    Tuesday 26 March 2013, 00:10

    Janice Hadlow Janice Hadlow Controller, BBC Two

    BBC Two Controller, Janice Hadlow introduces BBC Two HD & all it has to offer.

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  7. Hello BBC Two HD; Goodbye BBC HD

    Tuesday 19 March 2013, 14:11

    Alix Pryde Alix Pryde Director, BBC Distribution

    Alix announces the launch of BBC Two HD. 

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  8. Celebrating BBC Two

    Monday 24 December 2012, 11:17

    Alison Chisholm Alison Chisholm

    Award-winning poet, Alison Chisholm, explains the cento, and it's role in a film celebrating BBC Two.

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  9. Hamlet for the cross-platform age

    Wednesday 16 December 2009, 10:41

    George Entwistle George Entwistle Director General of the BBC

    "Whatever happened to Fortinbras?" was just one of the questions preoccupying a packed Q&A session at the BFI on London's South Bank on Monday night. It came after the first public screening of Hamlet the movie - the RSC's magnificent performance, starring David Tennant and Patrick Stewart, adapted...

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  10. BBC Two's Winter/Spring season

    Tuesday 10 November 2009, 18:08

    Janice Hadlow Janice Hadlow Controller, BBC Two

    Hello, today it gives me great pleasure as Controller of BBC Two to be able to announce the highlights of our forthcoming winter and spring season.

    Today, you'll find an interview with me on the press office website, where I pick and describe several of the highlights from the upcoming schedule.


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