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Wednesday 12 March 2014, 14:23
On Thursday 13 March, people from across the broadcasting industry will convene at Westminster Abbey to pay tribute to David Frost who died last year.
Tuesday 4 March 2014, 15:28
Producer and presenter Sam Bonham reflects on the success of BBC Introducing's event in partnership with the University of Gloucester.
Wednesday 12 February 2014, 10:47
The Editor of BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtragives the low down on what's happening in 'Access All Areas' month.
Friday 20 December 2013, 12:37
W1 Manager Andy Baker details a special festive performance which featured New Broadcasting House.
Monday 16 December 2013, 11:12
Editor, fan and audience member Jon Jacob previews 'Sondheim: Inside Out' on BBC Radio 3 this Christmas.
Sunday 24 November 2013, 19:43
BBC Radio Cumbria's Head of Programmes Ian Timms concludes his series of blogs documenting the station's 40th anniversary celebrations.
Friday 22 November 2013, 17:39
BBC Radio Cumbria's Head of Programmes, Ian Timms, continues documenting the station's 40th anniversary celebrations in a special series of diary entries.
Thursday 21 November 2013, 16:26
BBC Radio Cumbria's Head of Programmes, Ian Timms, continues documenting the station's 40th anniversary celebrations in a special series of diary blog entries.
Wednesday 20 November 2013, 10:10
BBC Radio Cumbria's Head
of Programmes, Ian Timm's, introduces his special series of daily updates to mark the stations 40th anniversary.
Thursday 7 November 2013, 21:29
The BBC's Head of Events Phil Dolling explains how the live coverage from the Cenotaph on Remembrance Sunday is produced.
Wednesday 23 October 2013, 14:45
An insight into BBC Writersroom's Theatre-Broadcast conversation event hosted by BBC’s Creative Director of New Writing and Head of Writersroom, Kate Rowland.
Tuesday 22 October 2013, 17:04
Matthew Dodd previews this year's Free Thinking Festival of Ideas.
Monday 21 October 2013, 10:57
Mark Carter follows up his mid-September blog, reflecting on BBC Sussex's 30 day birthday tour and the anniversary.
Wednesday 16 October 2013, 14:37
A round-up of speeches given by BBC senior management in the past week.
Tuesday 17 September 2013, 13:29
The third BBC Audio Drama Awards have been launched.
Friday 13 September 2013, 15:58
Mark Carter reveals the background to BBC Sussex's 30 day birthday tour.
Friday 30 August 2013, 08:04
Post-Doctorate Rearcher Joanne Heng shares her experience of the BBC Academy's Scottish leg of media training for expert women.
Tuesday 23 July 2013, 10:10
Jen Macro pays tribute to the Radio 1 Roadshow - the precursor to the Big Weekend and a mainstay of the summers of her youth.
Wednesday 17 July 2013, 11:40
Peter Salmon details events that are bringing the BBC closer to its audience.
Tuesday 25 June 2013, 17:50
Abigail Appleton visits Cardiff for the first of this year's Summer of Wildlife events.
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Red Bee creates on-screen 50th birthday party for BBC2 (Design Week)
Kim Shillinglaw: what you need to know (Broadcast)
"a near-BBC lifer, is known to be a straight-talking, confident operator with a penchant for the odd expletive, which one source described as “quite refreshing”
How to tame the BBC behemoth (Daily Telegraph)
"Transferring non-news radio and TV production to the independent sector would save the BBC millions and possibly even the BBC itself"
Marc Warren joins The Musketeers series 2 (Den of Geek)
BBC Radio 1 to count down top 100 downloads of all time (Digital Spy)
"After a decade of legal downloading in the UK, it's time for Radio 1 to celebrate with a countdown revealing the nation's top 100"
Festival to bring UK closer to Middle East (Ariel)
"BBC Arabic is giving Arab cinema, documentaries and journalism a UK showcase."
BBC Worldwide CEO re-joins BBC executive board (Digital TV Europe)
"Davie will replace BBC HR director Lucy Adams"
Sandi Toksvig criticises BBC ban on all-male panel shows (Telegraph)
"recruiting more female hosts would be a more desirable way of correcting the imbalance"
BBC's Peter Horrocks: 'It's not that easy to get advertising in Somalia' (Guardian)
"World Service boss on financial pressure, selling ads, transmitting news via brainwaves, and Newsnight's 'brio'"
BBC Radio 2 Eurovision Pop-up station (Matt Deegan Writes)
"I think this is a great idea and something the BBC should do more of ... it makes use of existing technology ... It’s also a technology that nearly half of UK households have, so lots of people can access it."
BBC iPlayer hits record 10.7m daily requests (Mobile Entertainment)
BBC Radio 1Xtra Live heads to Birmingham (Birmingham Post)
"It’s our aspiration at BBC Birmingham to host more of these big events over the coming years.”
BBC axes The Review Show after 20 years (The Stage)
Roger Wright to leave BBC after 15 years as Radio 3 controller (Guardian)
"Director of the BBC Proms exits corporation to become chief executive of Aldeburgh music festival"
BBC boss Tony Hall could be in line for cameo in W1A mockumentary (Guardian)
"Second series role rumoured for director general after BBC2 premiere of first episode pulled in 1.6 million viewers"
BBC Three announces new shows and recommissions (British Comedy Guide)
"a timely reminder that we're still very much open for comedy business"
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