Main content

Blog posts by year and monthMay 2017

Posts (18)

  1. John Noakes (1934-2017)

    Earlier today news was announced of the death of former Blue Peter presenter John Noakes. He was 83.

    Read more

  2. Radio 3's May Bank Holiday Walk

    Radio 3's May Bank Holiday Walk

    Radio 3 Controller Alan Davey introduces a ten-hour walk recorded especially for Radio 3 by Horatio Clare.

    Read more

  3. Round up week 21 (20-26 May)

    Round up week 21 (20-26 May)

    A round-up of BBC announcements, press releases and blogs, plus some highlights from our TV, radio and online output last week.

    Read more

  4. BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

    BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2017

    To celebrate BBC Radio 2’s 50th anniversary five special gardens at the RHS Chelsa Flower show were named after different BBC Radio 2 Presenters as part of BBC Radio 2 Feel Good Gardens.

    Read more

  5. BBC Comedy and BBC Writersroom launch the Felix Dexter Bursary for Comedy Writers

    BBC Comedy and BBC Writersroom launch the Felix Dexter Bursary for Comedy Writers

    BBC Comedy and BBC Writersroom launch the Felix Dexter Bursary for Comedy Writers from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic backgrounds (BAME)

    Read more

  6. Round Up Week 20 (13-19 May)

    Round Up Week 20 (13-19 May)

    A round-up of BBC announcements, press releases and blogs, plus some highlights from our TV, radio and online output last week.

    Read more

  7. Telling the story of Three Girls on BBC One

    Hilary Salmon - Head of Drama, England at BBC Studios - explains how the story of the three girls at the centre of the Rochdale was researched for television.

    Read more

  8. Record number of BBC wins at this year's BAFTAs

    At the BAFTA Television awards ceremony held last night (Sunday 14 May), BBC programmes won 19 out of the 25 awards, the highest number of wins for the corporation in the last 10 years.

    Read more

  9. Absolutely fabulous: Joanna Lumley receives BAFTA Fellowship

    Absolutely fabulous: Joanna Lumley receives BAFTA Fellowship

    At the British Academy Television Awards on Sunday 14 May, actress Joanna Lumley received the academy's Fellowship, we took the opportunity to look through the archives at some of her appearances on the BBC.

    Read more

  10. Over 120,000 tickets sold for BBC Proms 2017 concerts

    120,000 tickets have already been sold for the 2017 Proms: a tribute both to the range of work that we present at the Proms, and to the diversity and adventurousness of our audiences.

    Read more