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  1. Why BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra are opening up to audiences this month for Access All Areas

    Piers Bradford

    Commissioning Editor Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra

    This isn't exactly what we envisaged when we proposed that February should be Access All Areas month on Radio 1.

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  2. Musical round up - 1Xtra's 10th birthday; Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Mark Kermode's musical roots

    Paul Murphy

    Senior Producer, A&Mi

    On Thursday 16 August BBC Asian Network pays tribute to legendary Qawwali maestro, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan to commemorate the 15th anniversary of his death.

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  3. Shining a spotlight on Hackney - BBC Radio 1's Hackney Weekend 2012

    Jason Carter

    We wanted to celebrate the fantastic multi-cultural youth talent that seems to seep out of East London.

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  4. Putting Radio 1's Hackney Weekend online

    Sam Bailey

    Interactive editor

    We have five stages, and a backstage feed, available to watch live on computer and on mobile.

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  5. Updating the Radio 1 and 1Xtra homepages

    Andy Puleston

    Head of Digital - BBC Radio 1, 1Xtra & Music

    The September launch was a hugely significant step for us. Not only were they a technical first for the BBC in many areas but they were also a game changing moment for what radio could be on the internet.

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  6. 1Xtra Live: The 1Xtra family goes on tour

    Rob Spring

    Manchester headliner Wretch 32 1Xtra Live is a stand-out event in the 1Xtra Calendar. A free event for more than 12,000 young music fans, in four cities. It's an opportunity for the station to get out on the road and showcase what 1Xtra is all about. It's also a chance for us to get out an...

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  7. New homepages for Radio 1 and 1Xtra

    Paul Murphy

    Senior Producer, A&Mi

    The redesigned Radio 1 homepage There are three posts you might be interested in on the BBC Internet blog covering the recent redesign of the Radio 1 and 1Xtra homepages. Senior producer Chris Johnson introduces the ideas and principles behind the new design in Building the Radio 1 an...

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  8. Sex on the radio


    Editor's note: Aled Haydn Jones produces Chris Moyles' breakfast show on Radio 1 and also presents the station's Sunday evening advice programme The Surgery, helping young people to understand and come to terms with everything from exam stress to depression and divorce since 1999. There's a spec...

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  9. Andy Parfitt says goodbye to Radio 1

    Andy Parfitt

    After 13 years I'm setting down the Controllership of BBC Radio 1 (and 1Xtra and The Asian Network and BBC Popular Music). I've clearly believed passionately in really sticking at a strategy for the long-term, based on the understanding that real change only happens with sustained effort over lo...

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