The Queen at Broadcasting House

Listen in pop-out player

Matthew Bannister presents a special edition of Outlook, live from Broadcasting House to mark Queen Elizabeth's official opening of the building.

There's a tour of this hi-tech building - including a visit to one of the biggest newsrooms in the world - and an insight into the challenges of operating such a powerful news machine.

Historian Simon Schama joins Matthew to discuss the relationship between the BBC and the British monarchy over the years. Plus, international journalists at the BBC reflect on the global importance of royal relations.

Release date:

Available now

55 minutes

Last on

Sat 8 Jun 2013 02:06 GMT

The Outlook Inspirations 50

The Outlook Inspirations 50

Amazing stories to celebrate Outlook's 50th birthday

Ten Stories Told Through Animation

Take 10: Animations That Bring Radio to Life

From life as a child soldier to a grizzly bear with a fondness for wine.

The Outlook Podcast

Listen to the Podcast

Favourite stories from across the week, available to download