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Blog posts by year and monthMay 2016

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  1. Carla Lane (1928 - 2016)

    Links remembering the sitcom writer Carla Lane who died today at the age of 87.

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  2. On and at the BBC in 66

    To coincide with BBC One's regional documentary series 'Living in 66' Jon Jacob explores what was going on at the BBC in the same year.

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  3. A guide to BBC Music Day 2016

    A guide to BBC Music Day 2016

    BBC Music Day is back in 2016 to bring the nation's communities together, BBC Music Editor James Stirling previews the event.

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  4. Introducing #LoveToRead 2016

    Director of BBC Arts Jonty Claypole introduces a new BBC campaign for 2016 designed to inspire reading, and a new selection of book-related programming across radio and television.

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  5. An update on the BBC micro:bit

    Head of BBC Learning Sinead Rocks provides an update on the BBC micro:bit.

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  6. There's only one North that counts

    When playing the ninth Doctor Who, Salford’s Christopher Eccleston quipped: “Lots of planets have a North.” Director Alice Webb writes about her new role and her vision for BBC North.

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  7. BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2016: Secrets in Seattle

    Sarah Mulkerrins is the presenter of BBC World Service's Sportsworld. In this post she tells the story of how the 2016 BBC Women's Footballer of the Year received her award.

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  8. Directing BBC One's A Midsummer Night's Dream: Power, love, and the power of love

    Shakespeare's popular comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream forms part of our celebrations of the Bard's work. We spoke to director David Kerr about his work on Russell T Davies' adaptation of Shakespeare's play. Watch the production on BBC One at 8.30pm on Monday 30 May 2016.

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  9. Living in '66

    Living in '66

    Regional programmes delving into the history of the UK.

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  10. What’s on BBC Red Button: 28 May – 3 June

    What’s on BBC Red Button: 28 May – 3 June

    Find out what’s on BBC Red Button this week, 28 May – 3 June

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