TV contacts

  • Access services

    Daniel Levy

    Responsible for: Subtitling, signing and audio description of programmes

    (020) 849 55381 

    Office hours: 9.30-5.30

    daniel.levy@ericsson.com

    rbm.uk.as.programme.materials@ericsson.com


    Dominic Mansi

    Responsible for: Subtitling, signing and audio description of programmes

    (020) 8495 5378

    Office hours: 9.30-5.30

    dominic.mansi@ericsson.com

    rbm.uk.as.programme.materials@ericsson.com

  • Acquisitions delivery (non-CBBC)

    Sharon Maitland

    Manager, Technical Operations

    Responsible for: Programme Delivery for Acquisitions (non-CBBC)

    (020) 8225 6270

    sharon.maitland@bbc.co.uk

    Office hours: 8.30-4.30

  • Business affairs

    Jessica Yelas

    Head of Legal and Business Affairs, BBC North (Sport and Children's)

    jessica.yelas@bbc.co.uk


    Mike Griffiths

    Head of Business Affairs, Comedy and Entertainment

    mike.griffiths@bbc.co.uk


    Paul Luke

    Head of Business Affairs, Factual and Daytime

    paul.luke@bbc.co.uk


    Zoe Brown

    Head of Business Affairs, Drama, Films and Acquisitions

    zoe.brown@bbc.co.uk

  • Children's animation and acquisitions delivery

    Aubrey Clarke

    Responsible for: CBBC Programme Delivery for Acquired Programmes

    0771 331 5625

    aubrey.clarke@bbc.co.uk


    Nick Hall

    Responsible for: CBeebies Programme Delivery for Acquired Programmes

    nick.hall2@bbc.co.uk

    Office hours: 10am - 6pm

  • Children's indie delivery assistants (CBBC and CBeebies)

    CBBCRepeatsandIndies@bbc.co.uk


    Jack Fookes

    Repeats and Independents Delivery Assistant

    Responsible for: CBBC and CBeebies Programme Delivery for Indies

    07736603703 (07321998)

    jack.fookes@bbc.co.uk


    Hayley Jones

    BBC Children's Programme Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: CBBC and CBeebies Programme Delivery for Indie Producers

    0161 83 60605

    hayley.jones02@bbc.co.uk

    Office hours: 10am - 6pm Mondays-Fridays

  • Compliance

    Compliance on BBC One and BBC Three

    (020) 361 42156


    Compliance on BBC Two and BBC Four

    (020) 361 42139.


    In-house compliance website

    http://comp.tv.bbc.co.uk/index.cfm 


    Online short-form (clip) compliance

    shortformvideoteam@bbc.co.uk


     I&RP Ofcom compliance form queries

    i&rpofcomcompliance@bbc.co.uk 

  • Controllers of business

     

    Tamara Howe

    Controller of Business, Comedy and Entertainment

    BBC New Broadcasting House, Zone A, 7th Floor, Portland Place, London, W1A 1AA


    Roger Leatham 

    Controller of Rights, Legal and Business Affairs, Pan BBC

    BBC Media Centre, MC4 D6, Wood Lane, London, W12 7TQ

    roger.leatham@bbc.co.uk


     

    Jackie Myburgh

    Controller of Business, Children's

    jackie.myburgh@bbc.co.uk

  • Current operations (Archive)

    Responsible for: providing tape management and handling services 

    Office hours: 8am - 8pm Mondays to Fridays

    (020) 800 81680

    current.operations@bbc.co.uk

    If you require access to tapes from the BBC Archive Centre during the weekends please email I&ASupportTeam@bbc.co.uk or call 02 22545 (020 8862 2545).

    The BBC Archive Centre at Perivale remains open from 10am to 10pm during weekends.

  • Editorial policy

    Editorial Policy Duty Advisor

    (0208) 008 1819

  • English regions

    Stuart Thomas

    Head of Programming English Regions

    BBC Birmingham, The Mailbox, Birmingham, B1 1RF

    0115 902 1830

    stuart.thomas@bbc.co.uk


    Jane French 

    Editor Weekly Output: South region

    Southampton Broadcasting House, Havelock Road, Southampton, SO14 7PU

    (02380) 226201

    jane.french@bbc.co.uk


    Sam Smith 

    Editor Weekly Output: South West region

    Plymouth Broadcasting House, Seymour Road, Mannamead, Plymouth, PL3 5BD

    (01752) 229201

    sam.smith@bbc.co.uk


    Dippy Chaudhary 

    Features Editor, BBC London

    Responsible for: Current Affairs - London

    BBC Brock House 3rd Floor, 19 Langham Street, W1A 1AA

    (020) 7580 4468

    dippy.chaudhary@bbc.co.uk


    Alex Baxter

    Features Editor

    Responsible for: Regional programmes for the West including 'Inside Out' and regional landmark programmes.

    BBC Bristol Broadcasting House, Whiteladies Road, Bristol, BS8 2LR

    Tel: (0117) 9732211

    Fax: (0117) 9747759

    alex.baxter@bbc.co.uk


    Linda Bell 

    Editor Weekly Output: South East region

    The Great Hall, Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1QQ

    (01892) 670000

    linda.bell@bbc.co.uk


    Sally Bowman 

    Series Editor, Inside Out: East Midlands

    Nottingham Broadcasting Centre , London Road, Nottingham, NG2 4UU

    (0115) 955 0500

    sally.bowman@bbc.co.uk


    Rachel Bowering 

    Series Editor Current Affairs and Features: West Midlands region

    BBC Birmingham Broadcasting Centre, The Mailbox, Royal Mail Street, Birmingham, B1 1RF

    Tel: (0121) 567 6767

    Fax: (0121) 567 6009

    rachel.bowering@bbc.co.uk


    Diana Hare

    Editor, Features: East region

    The Forum, Millennium Plain, Norwich, NR2 1TF

    Tel: (01603) 619331

    Fax: (01603) 28439

    diana.hare@bbc.co.uk


    Jacqui Hodgson 

    Editor, Factual Programmes: North East and Cumbria (including Inside Out)

    BBC Broadcasting Centre, Barrack Road, Fenham, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE99 2NE

    (0191) 244 1243

    jacqui.hodgson@bbc.co.uk


    Deborah Van Bishop 

    Series Producer: North West region

    New Broadcasting House, Oxford Road, Manchester, M60 1SJ

    (0161) 200 2020

    deborah.van.bishop@bbc.co.uk


    Nicola Addyman

    Weeklies Editor: Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Humberside

    BBC Broadcasting Centre, 2 St Peter's Square, Leeds, LS9 8AH

    (0113) 244 1188

    nicola.addyman@bbc.co.uk

  • EPG unit

    Responsible for: supply of billings to Digital TV and the BBC's Programmes pages

    TV Enquiries: epg.television@ericsson.com

    General Enquiries: epg.unit@ericsson.com

    (020) 8008 0351/2/3

    Out of office hours: 6.30am - Midnight on weekdays and all day weekends - (020) 8008 0109

  • Heads of funding

    Matthew Travers

    Head of Funding and Commercial, Entertainment

    matthew.travers@bbc.co.uk


    Craig Holleworth

    Head of Funding and Commercial - Drama, Films and Acquisitions

    craig.holleworth@bbc.co.uk


    Claire Miller

    Head of Funding and Commercial - Factual and Daytime

    claire.miller@bbc.co.uk


    Janet Shaw

    Head of Funding and Commercial, Comedy

    janet.shaw@bbc.co.uk

  • Indie delivery unit: programme delivery

    Rebecca Chapman

    Indie Delivery Manager

    03030807280 

    rebecca.chapman@bbc.co.uk


    Jo Gudgeon

    Programme Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Factual programme deliveries for independent producers

    03030814088 

    jo.gudgeon@bbc.co.uk


    Helen Whitcher

    Programme Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Drama, Comedy and BBC One Documentary programme delivery for independent producers

    (020) 361 43514

    helen.whitcher@bbc.co.uk


    Tom Rogers

    Programme Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Entertainment programme deliveries for independent producers

    03030811128

    tom.rogers@bbc.co.uk


    Tomas Svehla

    Programme Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Factual programme deliveries for independent producers

    03030828996

    tomas.svehla01@bbc.co.uk

  • Indie business delivery contacts

    Michael Finlay

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Factual and Daytime

    020 8752 2444

    michael.finlay@bbc.co.uk


    Shonah Richard

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Factual and Daytime

    020 8008 0026

    shonah.richard@bbc.co.uk


    Sandie Cabrol

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Factual and Daytime.

    02036142142

    sandie.cabrol@bbc.co.uk


    Virginia Acero

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Factual and Daytime

    02036143784

    virginia.acero@bbc.co.uk


    Jennifer Withers

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Documentaries, Current Affairs and Natural History

    020 3164 2969

    jennifer.withers@bbc.co.uk


    Joanne Bradberry

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Comedy and Entertainment

    020 3614 7515

    joanne.bradberry@bbc.co.uk


    Chris Norris

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Drama, Film and Acquisitions

    0203 614 7526

    chris.norris@bbc.co.uk


    Harry Heaney

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Drama, Film and Acquisitions

    0203 614 7522

    harry.heaney@bbc.co.uk


    Ruth Sanders

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Drama, Film and Acquisitions

    0203 614 7526

    ruth.sanders@bbc.co.uk 


    Steve Pettit

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Factual and Daytime

    020 3164 2922

    steve.pettit@bbc.co.uk


    Martha O'Sullivan

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Documentaries, Science and Arts

    020 3164 2921

    martha.osullivan@bbc.co.uk

  • International unit

    Joyce Harley

    Responsible for: events and live programme distribution, coordination of UK programme feeds for independent producers and all international feeds.

    (020) 8756 1984

    international.unit@bbc.co.uk

    Website: bbc.co.uk/international

  • ITACU (Interactive technical advice and contracts unit)

    Responsible for: providing guidance and sign off for the use of competitions, voting and awards within BBC content for both inhouse and independent productions.

    ITACU@bbc.co.uk

    (020) 8 008 5384

  • Media management

    Media Management Co-ordinators

    Responsible for: Media Management of all network BBC Vision transmission tapes (destination for all network TX tapes which have passed Tech Review)

    (020) 8495 5215 

    redbeemedia.mm.co-ords@ericsson.com


    Media Management Librarians

    Responsible for: Media Management of all network BBC TV transmission tapes (destination for all network TX tapes which have passed Technical review)

    (020) 8495 5228

    rbm.uk.red.bee.media.mm.librarians@ericsson.com

  • Media intake area (MIA)

    Responsible for: Media Management of all network BBC Vision transmission tapes (destination for all network TX tapes which have passed Tech Review)

    0208 495 5228

  • Music copyright delivery

    Catherine Grimes

    Music Copyright Manager

    Responsible for: Music Rights for existing copyright music and newly commissioned music for BBC content, 3rd party distribution BBC World Wide, Music Rights training and MU Dubbing Fund.

    0303 081 1811

    catherine.grimes@bbc.co.uk


    Martin Dingle

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Music clearance for Drama and Childrens content.

    0303 081 7385

    martin.dingle@bbc.co.uk


    Daniel Neale

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Music clearance for Factual, News, Current Affairs, Sport and Documentaries.

    0303 081 2211

    daniel.neale@bbc.co.uk


    Sam Nicholas

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Music clearance for Comedy, Entertainment, Arts and Music TV content

    0303 081 7212

    sam.nicholas01@bbc.co.uk


    Nichola Dowers

    Business Affairs Executive

    Responsible for: Music Rights relating to consumer products

    0303 081 1811

    nichola.dowers@bbc.co.uk

  • Music reporting unit

    Responsible for: Delivery of music usage data to the music copyright societies

    (020) 8752 4349

    music.reporting-unit@bbc.co.uk

  • Northern Ireland comissioning

    Peter Johnston

    Director, BBC Northern Ireland

    Responsible for: TV and Radio, all genres

    BBC Northern Ireland, Broadcasting House, Ormeau Avenue, Belfast BT2 8HQ


    Steve Carson

    Head of BBC Northern Ireland Productions

    steve.carson@bbc.co.uk


    Lindsay Bradbury

    Commissioning Editor, Factual Features and Formats and Factual Commissioning Executive for Northern Ireland

    020 361 42136

    lindsay.bradbury@bbc.co.uk

    All proposals need to be submitted through BBC Pitch to the Genre Controller or Commissioner, or Strand Head.


    Alison Denvir

    Senior Rights and Business Affairs Manager, BBC Scotland and Northern Ireland

    alison.denvir@bbc.co.uk


    Susan Lovell

    Head of Local Television, BBC Northern Ireland

    Responsible for: lead in local commissioning for all local non-news output across Television for Independents and In-House

    susan.lovell@bbc.co.uk


    Sarah Stack

    Senior Script Executive, BBC Northern Ireland Drama

    sarah.stack@bbc.co.uk

    For all Northern Ireland proposals and e-commissioning queries please contact Bronagh Taylor

    (028) 90 338845

    bronagh.taylor@bbc.co.uk


    Stephen Wright

    Head of Drama, BBC Northern Ireland

    Assistant: Bronagh Taylor, (028) 90 338845

    stephen.wright@bbc.co.uk

    For all Northern Ireland proposals and e-commissioning queries please contact bronagh.taylor@bbc.co.uk


    Kathleen Magee

    Rights and Business Affairs Manager, Northern Ireland Factual

    kathleen.magee@bbc.co.uk


    Justin Binding

    Commissioning Executive Producer, Northern Ireland

    Responsible for: running the Commissioning Process for BBC Northern Ireland, managing the development slate and acting as the first point of contact for all independent companies

    justin.binding@bbc.co.uk

  • Northern Ireland delivery

    Bronagh Taylor

    Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Northern Ireland Drama Programme Delivery for Independent Producers

    020  3164 2921

    martha.osullivan@bbc.co.uk


    Helen Whitcher

    Drama Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: Drama and Comedy Programme Delivery and Northern Ireland Drama delivery for Indies

    0203 614 3514

    helen.whitcher@bbc.co.uk


    Sean McCorry 

    Programme Delivery Co-ordinator, Northern Ireland Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: All Genre Programme Delivery for Independent Producers

    028 9033 8875

    sean.mccorry@bbc.co.uk

  • Open University delivery and publicity

    Diane Morris

    Senior Broadcast Project Manager, Open Media Unit

    01908 655227

    diane.morris@open.ac.uk


    Steve Morris

    Information and Recorded Materials Manager (IRM)

    01908 655301

    steve.morris@open.ac.uk


    Ben Clifton

    Head of Media Relations, Communications

    01908 655056

    ben.clifton@open.ac.uk


    Tara Davies

    Communications Manager, BBC Two, BBC Four and Factual

    tara.davies@bbc.co.uk

  • Picture publicity

    Responsible for: all aspects of the creation and distribution of promotional images in connection with the transmission of licence fee funded TV, radio, online output and other BBC activity

    (020) 8225 6800

    BBCPictureDesk@bbc.co.uk

    Office hours: 9.30-5.30 Mondays - Fridays with 24/7 Digital Picture Service for UK media

  • Playout planning

    Responsible for: Handling billings and processing transmission forms/data

    RBM_GB_bbctvplanning@ericsson.com

    Office hours: 9.00-5.30 Mondays - Fridays

  • Press office

    (020 7) 765 5900

    press.office@bbc.co.uk

    The BBC Press office can also be contacted via the online form on the BBC Media Centre website.  

  • Programme websites

    Indie programme pages (programme website) team: indieprogrammepages@bbc.co.uk

    Short-form video team: shortformvideoteam@bbc.co.uk

  • Pronunciation research unit

    020 361 44700

    pronunciation@bbc.co.uk

    Please note: this service is for the use of BBC staff and those making BBC programmes only. If you have a comment or complaint about the BBC please visit the BBC Complaints website.

  • Red Button

    Louise Burrluck 

    Producer, Red Button

    020 3614 1237

    louise.burrluck@bbc.co.uk


    Richard Hassall

    Red Button Scheduler

    Responsible for: scheduling red button services including stream allocation, bridge links and triggers

    020 3614 2157

    richard.hassall@bbc.co.uk


    Joanne Wheatcroft

    Slate Manager, Red Button

    020 3614 2234

    joanne.wheatcroft@bbc.co.uk


    Tom Williams (Editorial)

    Development Editor, TV and iPlayer and Red Button, BBC Television

    020 3614 2236

    tom.williams@bbc.co.uk

    Read Tom William's blog posts


    Interactive Playout 9

    020 8495 5190

    020 8495 5191

    InteractivePlayoutDirectorsDist@ericsson.com

    InteractiveServiceDelivery@ericsson.com

    Interactive.PlayoutDirectors@ericsson.com


    FM Central Editorial Platforms

    0161 335 8707

    0161 335 8708

    centraleditorialplatforms@bbc.co.uk


    Siobhan McCarron

    Red Button Brand Marketing Manager

    020 8008 1188

    siobhan.mccarron@bbc.co.uk


    Marc Jones

    Red Button Media Planner

    0771579404

    marc.jones@bbc.co.uk

  • Review centre

    Responsible for: technical Reviews, quality assessment reviews (QARs) and quality checks of tapes

    Technical review and QAR results (020) 8225 9039

    Other technical queries (020) 8225 8497

    reviewcentrebookings@bbc.co.uk

  • Rights, legal and business affairs

    Roger Leatham

    Controller of Rights, Legal and Business Affairs, Pan BBC

    roger.leatham@bbc.co.uk


    Jo Korn

    Head of Programme Rights

    jo.korn@bbc.co.uk

  • Satellite bookings

    Responsible for: Coordination of satellite or circuit feeds

    (020) 8576 0086

    satbookings@bbc.co.uk

  • Scotland commissioning

    Ken MacQuarrie

    Director, BBC Scotland

    BBC Scotland, 40 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, G51 1DA


    Ewan Angus

    Commissioning Editor, BBC Scotland

    Responsible for: Opt-out Television for BBC Scotland

    (0141) 422 6051

    ewan.angus@bbc.co.uk


    Sara Harkins

    Creative Director, BBC Children's Scotland

    0141 422 6079

    sara.harkins@bbc.co.uk

    All proposals to be submitted through e-commissioning.


    Head of Drama, BBC Scotland

    gaynor.holmes@bbc.co.uk

    For all proposals and e-commissioning queries please contact Audrey McFadden, Development Coordinator.

    0141 422 6081

    audrey.mcfadden@bbc.co.uk


    Neil Duncan

    Head of Development, TV Drama, BBC Scotland

    For all proposals and e-commissioning queries please contact audrey.mcfadden@bbc.co.uk


    Claire Mundell

    Executive Producer, TV Drama, BBC Scotland

    For all proposals and e-commissioning queries please contact audrey.mcfadden@bbc.co.uk


    Annie Paterson

    Business Affairs Manager, Scotland and Northern Ireland Drama

    (0141) 422 6085

    annie.paterson@bbc.co.uk


    Donalda Mackinnon

    Head of Programmes and Services, BBC Scotland

    donalda.mackinnon@bbc.co.uk


    Alison Denvir

    Senior Rights and Business Affairs Manager, BBC Scotland and Northern Ireland

    alison.denvir@bbc.co.uk


    Jane Gilmartin

    Business Affairs Manager, BBC Scotland Knowledge

    (0141) 422 6848

    jane.gilmartin@bbc.co.uk


    Alex Gaffney

    Commercial and Business Development Manager, BBC Scotland

    alex.gaffney@bbc.co.uk


    Ishbel Maclennan

    Editor, Gaelic Programmes

    Responsible for: BBC Alba Gaelic Programmes (TV, Radio and Online)

    ishbel.maclennan@bbc.co.uk

    We prefer to receive proposals by e-mail.

  • Scotland delivery

    Marion Stirling 

    Independents Delivery and Post Production Co-ordinator, Scotland Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: All non-Drama Programme Delivery for Independent Producers

    0141 422 6093

    marion.stirling@bbc.co.uk


    Annette Macmillan

    Independents Delivery and Post Production Co-ordinator, Scotland Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: All non-Drama Programme Delivery for Independent Producers

    0141 422 6039

    annette.macmillan@bbc.co.uk


    Anne O'Neill

    Independents Delivery and Post Production Co-ordinator TV Drama, Scotland Delivery Unit

    Responsible for: All Drama Programme Delivery for Independent Producers

    0141 422 6084

    anne.oneill@bbc.co.uk

  • Television and Media Operations (TMO)

    Simon Goretzki

    Head of BBC Television and Media Operations

    Responsible for: advising on, and receiving, short-form clips for delivery alongside programmes

    (020) 8752 4995

     

    Late edits/fixes team: 

    DLTVMediaOpsLateEdits@bbc.co.uk

    Short-form video team:

    ShortFormVideoTeam@bbc.co.uk

  • Wales commissioning

    Rhodri Talfan Davies

    Director, BBC Wales

    BBC Wales, Llantristant Road, Llandaff, Cardiff, CF5 2YQ


    Adrian Davies

    Head of Programmes and Services (English), BBC Wales

    Responsible for: commissioning of English language television, radio and interactive output for audiences in Wales.

    Tel: (02920) 322 976

    Fax: (02920) 322 418


    Clare Paterson

    Commissioning Editor, Documentaries and all Knowledge programmes from Indies in Wales

    clare.paterson1@bbc.co.uk

    All proposals need to be submitted through BBC Pitch to the genre controller or commissioner.


    Faith Penhale

    Head of Drama, BBC Wales

    Assistant: jan.arwyn.jones@bbc.co.uk, 029 20 769536

    For all Wales proposals and Pitch queries please contact Emma Genders


    Laura Lankester

    Head of Development, BBC Wales Drama

    For all Wales proposals and Pitch queries please contact Emma Genders.


    Donna Spencer

    Head of Legal and Talent Rights, BBC Wales

    029 203 23862


    Pauline Sandford

    Finance Partner

    Responsible for: All Programme Finance Issues across all genres for BBC Wales

    Tel: (02920) 322173

    Fax: (02920) 322992

    pauline.sandford@bbc.co.uk

  • Wales delivery

    Jane Roberts

    Delivery Co-ordinator

    Responsible for: Programme delivery for Independent Producers in Wales

    02920 322872

    jane.roberts@bbc.co.uk


    Clare Jenrick

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Delivery items from indies (as specified in delivery schedule) for Wales and network Factual delivering in Wales

    01527 872912 / 02920322102

    clare.jenrick@bbc.co.uk


    Ifer Arch

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Programme delivery for Independent Producers for Wales

    029 203 22868

    ifer.arch@bbc.co.uk


    Ifty Khan

    Business Affairs Assistant

    Responsible for: Programme delivery for Independent Producers for Wales Drama

    029 207 69518

    ifty.khan@bbc.co.uk

  • Other

    Andy Quested

    Head of Technology, BBC HD and 3D

    BBC Technology Distribution and Archive

    andy.quested@bbc.co.uk


    Maggie Lydon

    Metadata Services Manager

    Information and Archives

    (020) 8008 2270 (02 82270)

    maggie.lydon@bbc.co.uk