BBC World Service
World Service is 70!
To celebrate 70 years of international broadcasting with the BBC join us on this interactive website and on the radio.
Happy Birthday World Service
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Global Party

Five global venues hosted a pick of the best of world music in a three hour live music extravaganza.
The Worlds Top Ten
The Beatles, Googoosh, Louis Armstrong or the Tamil song Rakkamma Kaiya Thattu... which one will top the Worlds Top Ten chart? All is revealed!
This is London
Five BBC correspondents look at key turning points in the life of World Service. The people who started the WS, the impact of the Second World War, the Cold War, reporting the news and new directions.
Listeners Tales
Tales from celebrities and listeners who have something to say about how the WS has affected them.
Talking Points
Stop Press

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