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  1. Behind the scenes broadcasting the Conor McGregor v Khabib Nurmagomedov fight

    Jack Davenport

    Senior Journalist, BBC Radio 5 live

    Behind the scenes broadcasting the Conor McGregor v Khabib Nurmagomedov fight

    This is the third UFC MMA (Ultimate Fighting Championship Mixed Martial Arts) fight that 5 live has covered, but as far as I’m aware it’s the first time commentating has ever been attempted on live radio in the UK.

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  2. Tearing up the running order: what it's like as a Radio 5 live producer

    Simon Coe

    Senior Producer, BBC Radio 5 live Drive

    Tearing up the running order: what it's like as a Radio 5 live producer

    I get in around 8am, an hour before the rest of the Drive team. We generally have a blank canvass with nothing in the programme apart from the odd pre-planned piece, so we’ve got nearly three hours of radio to fill each day.

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  3. A spectacular summer of programmes on BBC 5 live

    Jonathan Wall

    Controller, Radio 5 Live

    Jonathan Wall introduces a summer of programmes and coverage for 5 live listeners.

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  4. BBC 5 Live Sports Extra proposals

    Jonathan Wall

    Controller, Radio 5 Live

    BBC 5 Live Sports Extra proposals

    Controller Jonathan Wall explains the proposals made by BBC 5 Live Sports Extra as part of the BBC Trust's service licence review.

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  5. How BBC 5 live are covering the 2015 election campaign

    Jonathan Wall

    Controller, Radio 5 Live

    Controller Jonathan Wall introduces some of 5 live's election coverage, details some of the sporting events the station is covering and reflects on some recent achievements.

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  6. Tunics for Goalposts: Football on the front line in WW1

    Mike Ingham

    Presenter, 5 live

    Mike Ingham reveals how his 5 live special investigating the Christmas truce led to a much wider brief, paying tribute to the footballers who lost their lives in the First World War.

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  7. 5 live doesn't look like Radio Bloke from here

    Eleanor Oldroyd

    Sports broadcaster Eleanor Oldroyd says suggestions Radio Five Live is neglecting female talent are false. Instead, she says the station has a track record of nurturing it. 

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  8. Schedule changes at 5 live

    Jonathan Wall

    Controller, Radio 5 Live

    Controller Jonathan Wall introduces a new line-up of programmes for 5 live. 

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  9. 5 live breakfast across the UK

    Rachel Burden

    5 live Breakfast presenter

    Rachel Burden introduces a week of special outside broadcasts on BBC 5 live - an opportunity for the station to get closer to the stories of our listeners.

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  10. Radio 5 live celebrates 20 years

    Jonathan Wall

    Controller, Radio 5 Live

    Did someone mention cake? Radio 5 live Controller Jonathan Wall celebrates the station's 20th birthday.

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