Over to You

Over to You

BBC World Service's programme that lets you talk back to the BBC (and challenge the programme-makers). This weekly podcast hands the microphone over to our global audience.

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  • What does freedom mean to you?

    Sat, 12 Apr 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    26 days remaining

    Some of the views of freedom that emerged from 1000 responses to the question 'What does freedom mean to you?'

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  • Funding the BBC World Service

    Sat, 5 Apr 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    20 days remaining

    Part two of the interview with director Peter Horrocks and what the licence fee means for the BBC World Service. Plus, listeners voice concern over reporting Africa, the future of shortwave and business programmes.

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  • BBC World Service Funded by Licence Fee

    Sat, 29 Mar 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
    13 days remaining

    As funding for the World Service switches from the UK government to the BBC’s licence fee payers, Peter Horrocks, director Global News takes questions from listeners about the implications of the changes. He speaks about the limited amount of advertising that will be taken on some World Service services outside of the UK. And, he responds to UK listener’s concerns about the presentational style of Newsday.

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  • Social Media in Turkey

    Sat, 22 Mar 14

    Duration:
    10 mins

    Available:
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    Why has social media been so widely adopted in Turkey? Following the Turkish government's decision to block Twitter, Esra Dogramaci explains what will happen next.

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