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Wednesday 29 Oct 2014

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British Grand Prix live from Donington

Suzi Perry

BBC Sport brings live coverage of the British Grand Prix (BBC One, Sunday 26 July, 3.00pm) from Donington Park for the final time before MotoGP moves to Silverstone in 2010.

Suzi Perry hosts and is joined by pit-lane reporter Matt Roberts.

Expert commentary will be provided by Charlie Cox and former racer Steve Parrish.

In addition to the main race, the team will cover the pre-race build-up, bringing viewers interviews with the riders and their teams, and all the latest news and updates.

This season, for the first time on the BBC, live qualifying coverage (Saturday 25 July, 1.00pm) plus the 125cc and 250cc races (Sunday 26 July, 12.20pm) are all available on the BBC Red Button and BBC Sport website at bbc.co.uk/motorbikes (UK users only).

BBC Red Button viewers will also be able to watch MotoGP Extra after the race (Sunday, 4.30pm).

The BBC Sport website will also provide news and reports, as well as live video coverage and highlights.

Any viewers who miss the race will be able to watch it again on BBC iPlayer for seven days after the race.

Over on BBC Radio 5 Live, Eleanor Oldroyd presents 5 Live Sport live from Donington Park from 1.00pm on Sunday 26 July with all the build-up to the British Moto GP. There is live commentary of the race from 3.30pm.

And 5 Live Sport broadcasts a special preview show, 5 Live Bikes Night, on Tuesday 21 July from 8.00pm. Eleanor Oldroyd is joined by James Toseland and a host of guests to preview the weekend's race.

All MotoGP races are live on BBC Sport and the remaining MotoGP 2009 live TV schedule is:

  • 16 August: Brno, Czech Republic. BBC Two, 12.30-2.00pm
  • 30 August: Indianapolis, USA. BBC Three, 7.50-9.00pm
  • 6 September: Misano, San Marino. BBC Two, 12.30-2.00pm
  • 4 October: Estoril, Portugal. BBC Two, 12.30-2.00pm
  • 18 October: Philip Island, Australia. BBC One, 5.45-7.00am
  • 25 October: Sepang, Malaysia. BBC One, 6.45-8.00am
  • 8 November: Valencia, Spain. BBC Two, 12.30-2.00pm

Notes to Editors

Transmission details correct as at 9 July 2009 and may be subject to schedule change.

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