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  1. Why the BBC has a responsibility to take Drill music seriously

    Mark Strippel

    BBC Head of Programmes, 1Xtra and Asian Network

    Mark Strippel, BBC Head of Programmes, 1Xtra and Asian Networkk, blogs on why the BBC has a responsibility to take Drill music seriously.

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  2. Radio 1 and 1Xtra inspire young people to pledge #1MillionHours volunteering in 2016

    Rebecca Frank

    Head of Production, Radio 1, 1Xtra and Asian Network

    Radio 1 and 1Xtra inspire young people to pledge #1MillionHours volunteering in 2016

    Rebecca Frank, Head of Production, Radio 1, 1Xtra and Asian Network, celebrates Radio 1 and 1Xtra's successful #1MillionHours campaign.

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  3. Putting the Words First

    Emily Dicks

    Producer, Radio 1 & 1Xtra

    Putting the Words First

    Producer Emily Dicks explains how the BBC Radio 1Xtra spoken word project Words First has given a whole new wave of writers unique opportunities to create, develop and perform to thousands of people.

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  4. 1Xtra and BBC Local Radio raise a laugh in Birmingham

    Jen Macro

    Digital Content Producer, About the BBC

    1Xtra and BBC Local Radio raise a laugh in Birmingham

    1Xtra and BBC Local Radio collaborate to celebrate African-Caribbean comedy at the Midlands Art Centre, Birmingham.

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  5. Why Radio 1 and 1Xtra have asked young people to pledge 1 million hours

    Rebecca Frank

    Head of Production, Radio 1, 1Xtra and Asian Network

    Why Radio 1 and 1Xtra have asked young people to pledge 1 million hours

    An insight into the aims of Radio 1 and 1Xtra's year-long campaign to encourage young people to donate their time to charitable organisations.

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  6. The Young Ones: Future Talent on Birmingham's Doorstep

    Tommy Nagra

    Head of Business Development, BBC Birmingham

    Head of Business Development Tommy Nagra reflects on 1Xtra Live and provides an update on the development of the BBC's Birmingham base.

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  7. Birmingham warms-up for 1Xtra Live

    Angie Pitt

    Outreach Manager for BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra

    1Xtra Live is an event where some of the best UK and international urban acts will descend on Birmingham to perform on one bill, on one night. Angie Pitt explains how the event's outreach project - 1Xtra Live: The Sessions - has taken shape.

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  8. Programme Maker for a Day at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra

    Elise Cobain

    BBC Introducing Team

    Assistant Producer for Radio 1 and 1Xtra, Elise Cobain, shares her experience working with young people from Hammersmith & Fulham as part of BBC Outreach & Corporate Responsibility's Programme Maker for a Day scheme.

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  9. Getting ready for the 2013 Radio 1 Big Weekend

    George Ergatoudis

    Head of Music for Radio 1 and 1Xtra

    Radio 1 and 1Xtra's Head of Music George Ergatoudis lifts the lid on the Radio 1's Big Weekend for 2013.

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  10. The return of BBC Radio 1’s Academy

    Piers Bradford

    Commissioning Editor Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra

    BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra Commissioning Editor Piers Bradford reveals how this year's Big Weekend in Northern Ireland will build on innovations from last year's event in Hackney.

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