Tess Foster

Assistant Content Producer

Blog posts in total 28

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  1. The school holidays are finally here and the BBC Red Button has something for all ages this week. CBeebies kicks off the summertime with a jam-packed offering of adventure and intrigue, alongside our usual generous portion of sporting action and unmissable live music. Ensure you don’t miss a mom...

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  2. This week on BBC Red Button you can sing along with the ever popular Horrible Histories karaoke and dance along with interactive DJ sensation DJ Yoda - and then sit back and enjoy Diamond League Athletics

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  3. Lots of outdoor treats on Red Button this week.  Springwatch 2013 continues and you can watch live and take a look at how the new-born birds and mammals are doing.   In the world of sport, we’ve got the MotoGP at Mugello, Italy and the live action from the Diamond League athletics meet in Rome.

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  4. A varied and exciting smorgasbord of musical delights on the Red Button this week.  Yes, it’s Eurovision in all its glory with Radio 2’s Ken Bruce giving his take on the proceedings.

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  5. Get ready for a packed week of sport on Red Button, with coverage of the Chinese Grand Prix from Shanghai and the Golf Masters in Augusta, Georgia. Sit back and enjoy the dulcet tones of Jazz singer Caro Emerald who was live in concert for Radio 2 and test your antiques expertise with our popula...

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  6. This week on Red Button, we’ve got a musician’s masterclass, a bumper package of sport and the return of the Antiques Roadshow play along quiz.

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  7. Look out for some great music content on red button this week.  We’re got 6 Music Live with Lauren Laverne and the Sound and the Fury with a special red Button performance from the London Sinfonietta. For regular updates follow @BBCRedButton on Twitter.

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  8. The Folk Music Awards are live on Red Button with a highlights package available all week.  We’re going behind the scenes at Blandings and you can join David Attenborough  as he presents the highlights from his early years in broadcasting as part of the BBC Four collection.

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  9. It's a new year and we've got lots of great red button content to keep you entertained throughout 2013. For drama fans we have EastEnders and Casualty specials coming up this week plus a visit to the CBBC drama Dumping Ground where you can take part in a quiz and watch some extras too. Ther...

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  10. New Comedy Award Live Who will be crowned the king, or queen, of comedy at this year's New Comedy Awards? Find out on the Red Button as we host the grand final live from Blackpool. From 800 entrants, six funny hopefuls will battle it out, hoping their killer lines will deliver them the N...

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  11. Florence + the Machine live in concert Radio 2 In Concert: Florence + the Machine Join us live on the Red Button from the beautiful Rivoli Ballroom in South East London for BBC Radio 2 In Concert with Florence + the Machine on Thursday 8th November. Florence and the band will be perform...

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  12. Red Button Changes On 15th October the video component of BBC Red Button on Sky, FreeSat and Virgin Media will be reduced from five to one stream, bringing it in line with the BBC's Freeview offer.

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  13. Autumnwatch A new series of Autumnwatch returns shortly to BBC Two but launches first on Red Button on Sunday 28th October. Join the team as they stake out live in the Scottish Highlands, hoping to spot beavers, pine martens, red squirrels and lots of other local wildlife. Between 7am and m...

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  14. Fresh from the Fringe Jason Cook (writer and star of BBC Two's new sitcom Hebburn) hosts a showcase of the best new acts from the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe. Featuring stand-up from Nish Kumar, Celia Pacquola and Dan Schreiber, character comedy from Kieran Hodgson and music from Jonny & The Baptist...

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  15. Antiques Roadshow Play Along Fiona Bruce Demonstrate your knowledge of antiques by playing along with Antiques Roadshow. Our new valuation game is simple, fun and free to play. Consider each of the objects featured in the programme, select an option before our experts give their valuatio...

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  16. 6 Music Live As part of 6 Music Celebrates... Live Music, we are hosting a week of very special live performances. From Monday 1st to Friday 5th October 2012, the hallowed BBC Maida Vale studios in London will be home to radio shows from Lauren Laverne featuring live music and chat from s...

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  17. Mumford and Sons Mumford and Sons Mumford and Sons present the first of Fearne Cotton's Live Lounge specials from the BBC's Studios in Maida Vale, as part of Radio 1's Massive Month of Live Music.

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  18. BBC Philharmonic Presents: A James Bond Special Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo Watch Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo on the Red Button presenting not one, but two James Bond specials, featuring the greatest Bond film songs with the help of the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and guest vocalists Re...

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  19. Doctor Who Matt Smith as The Doctor En route to visit the Ponds the TARDIS' Helmic Regulator malfunctions, leaving the Doctor popping up everywhere in time and space. Will he ever make it back to Amy and Rory? This prequel is followed by a new series of Doctor Who which begins ton...

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  20. Doctor Who Matt Smith as The Doctor Dr Who returns to our screens on 1st September but fans won't have to wait until then for their first appointment with the Doctor as a brand new mini-adventure is available on BBC Red Button. En route to visit the Ponds the TARDIS' Helmic Regulator m...

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