Last updated: 1 march, 2012 - 15:52 GMT

Bush House Inside Out: Celebrating our 80th birthday live on air

BBC World Service brought you a special day of programming on 29 February 2012 to celebrate 80 years of international radio broadcasting.

We began the day with a live broadcast of the click daily news meeting – which usually takes place behind closed doors – a meeting of all the language service and English news heads who decide the day's news agenda.

Other highlights included an audience with naturalist and broadcaster click Sir David Attenborough; writer click VS Naipaul talked about his time at BBC World Service with the Caribbean service and music producer click William Orbit guest edited our arts programme, click The Strand.

We discussed topics such as click entrepreneurship in Africa, click the future of international broadcasting, and the click amazing abilities of an athlete's body.

click See the full list of special programmes on 29 February 2012

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