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20 posts about scotland on this blog

  1. 100 Days to the Commonwealth Games

    Monday 14 April 2014, 14:44

    Bruce Malcolm Bruce Malcolm Chief Operating Officer, BBC Scotland and BBC’s Head of Commonwealth Games

    Today is a significant day as it marks the start of the countdown to the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. In 100 days, on 23 July, Glasgow will take centre stage in a packed BBC schedule, as the twentieth Commonwealth Games kicks off at Celtic Park.

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  2. BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra's and guests to tour India

    Thursday 13 February 2014, 12:18

    Gavin Reid Gavin Reid Director BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

    Head of English Regions Craig Henderson gives an update on major programming initiative, 'World War One at Home'.

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  3. New studio for BBC Scotland

    Friday 24 January 2014, 16:38

    Graham Stewart Graham Stewart Broadcaster and Journalist, BBC Scotland

    Sneak preview of the redesigned news and sports studio in Glasgow's Pacific Quay.

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  4. 40 years of 'Good Morning Scotland'

    Monday 30 December 2013, 14:07

    Graham Stewart Graham Stewart Broadcaster and Journalist, BBC Scotland

    Graham Stewart looks back on Scotland’s longest-running radio programme as it celebrates its 40th anniversary.

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  5. The return of five radio stations in the evenings on Freeview in Scotland

    Monday 2 December 2013, 16:45

    Alix Pryde Alix Pryde Director, BBC Distribution

    Alix Pryde announces the restoration of five further radio services to full-time carriage on Freeview in Scotland, bringing the total to eight out of 13

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  6. Introducing our Commonwealth Games 2014 coverage

    Thursday 7 November 2013, 12:00

    Bruce Malcolm Bruce Malcolm Chief Operating Officer, BBC Scotland and BBC’s Head of Commonwealth Games

    Bruce Malcolm introduces the coverage and programming for the 2014 Commonwealth Games

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  7. Revealing the World War One at Home project

    Wednesday 16 October 2013, 09:45

    Craig Henderson Craig Henderson Head of English Regions Programming

    Craig Henderson unveils plans to showcase stories about The Great War from members of the public from around the UK as part of the World War One Centenary on the BBC.

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  8. BBC Scotland Apprentices embark on the next stage of their careers

    Tuesday 3 September 2013, 13:07

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    As BBC Scotland Apprentices come to the end of their time, they share their experiences and plans for the future.

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  9. Embarking on an epic global journey

    Friday 16 August 2013, 19:27

    Mark Beaumont Mark Beaumont Documentary maker

    Adventurer and documentary maker Mark Beaumont reveals how he'll be working with the BBC providing coverage of the Queen's Baton Relay in the run up to the Commonwealth Games in 2014.

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  10. Scottish Referendum: Connected Studio Brief

    Friday 9 August 2013, 16:16

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Over on the BBC Internet Blog, BBC Archive analyst Mo McRoberts involved in Connected Studio - the BBC's invitation to digital specialists both inside and outside the organisation to develop new ideas for future development - introduces the brief for their latest project, one which focusses on the...

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  11. Commonwealth Games 2014: Class of 2014

    Thursday 13 June 2013, 10:43

    Sharon Mair Sharon Mair Project Executive, Commonwealth Games 2014

    BBC Scotland's Sharon Mair provides an update on the selection of the 2013/14 Apprenticeships and announces the launch of the Commonwealth Class debate for schoolchildren. 

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  12. Screen Machine: pop-up cinema visits the Hebrides

    Monday 29 April 2013, 13:47

    Neil McDonald Neil McDonald Creative Director, Documentaries, BBC Scotland

    Sreen Machine, a huge mobile cinema previewed BBC Scotland's new natural history series 'Hebrides - Islands on the Edge' to local residents on the islands. Executive producer of the show, Neil McDonald was on hand to witness the event.

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  13. BBC Scotland's Commonwealth Games apprenticeship scheme announced

    Monday 15 April 2013, 10:49

    Sharon Mair Sharon Mair Project Executive, Commonwealth Games 2014

    Sharon Mair's update on the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow including news of a new apprenticeship scheme.

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  14. BBC ALBA moving to channel number 143 on Sky

    Wednesday 20 March 2013, 12:16

    Alix Pryde Alix Pryde Director, BBC Distribution

    From Tuesday 26 March 2013 there will be a new home for BBC ALBA on Sky - channel 143.

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  15. BBC Scotland's quirky approach to BBC Four's Alien Nation season

    Monday 11 March 2013, 11:40

    Marcus Herbert Marcus Herbert Executive Producer, BBC Scotland

    An introduction to the BBC Scotland's USP on science programming from Executive Producer Marcus Herbert.

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  16. BBC Scotland at 90

    Tuesday 5 March 2013, 10:15

    Graham Stewart Graham Stewart Broadcaster and Journalist, BBC Scotland

    Graham Stewart shines a light on Radio Scotland's humble but ambitious beginnings.

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  17. Getting preparations for the 2014 Commonwealth Games underway

    Tuesday 23 October 2012, 10:34

    Sharon Mair Sharon Mair Project Executive, Commonwealth Games 2014

    Sharon Mair, Editor, Commonwealth Games in BBC Scotland shares behind the scenes information on the Games 

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  18. Introducing: Bruce Malcolm, Chief Operating Officer, BBC Scotland

    Wednesday 10 October 2012, 16:16

    Bruce Malcolm Bruce Malcolm Chief Operating Officer, BBC Scotland and BBC’s Head of Commonwealth Games

     BBC Scotland's Chief Operating Officer, Bruce Malcolm is the first to feature in a new series of blog interviews introducing senior management and the work they do at the BBC. 

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  19. Apprentice 2012: Invaluable industry experience

    Thursday 20 September 2012, 15:51

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    BBC Scotland has given ten teenagers the chance to learn skills for a career in the media. 

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  20. David Matchett learns the ropes on Apprentice 2012

    Thursday 20 September 2012, 15:51

    Jon Jacob Jon Jacob Editor, About the BBC Blog

    Production experience, a chance to co-present McAuley and Co and meeting Prince Charles. What it's like to work at BBC Scotland's HQ Pacific Quay, by one of the participants on the apprentice scheme. 

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