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Current History priorities
History on BBC One
History on BBC Two

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Current History priorities

  • 9pm, both singles and series up to three x 60 minutes, and occasional 90 minute special projects.
  • Plenty of 8pm and 9pm slots both for singles and also series, though realistically these are unlikely to exceed three episodes unless exceptionally compelling
  • Also interested in projects strong enough to merit being stripped, or even going out live

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History on BBC One

Seeking singles and series up to three x 60 minutes, and occasional 90 minute special projects for 9pm.

Mixing traditional BBC One strengths with innovations in visual effects both point to future opportunities.

The emphasis will increasingly be on marrying emotional storytelling that allows viewers to relate to our programmes in as immediate and relevant way as possible, with challenging ourselves to do things in new ways.

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History on BBC Two

Plenty of 8pm and 9pm slots both for singles and also series, though realistically these are unlikely to exceed three episodes unless exceptionally compelling

Also interested in projects strong enough to merit being stripped, or even going out live

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