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The BBC has set out plans to transform its local services in England as it seeks to serve audiences better, respond to lessons learnt during the COVID-19 crisis and make savings to tackle its financial challenges.
Patricia Hidalgo, currently Senior Vice President, Chief Content and Creative Officer at Turner EMEA and International Kids strategy, and a well-established figure in the children’s media industry, has been appointed as the BBC’s new Director, Children’s & Education.
Living with dwarfism, the impact of alcoholism on families and the lack of diversity in books are just some of the thousands of powerful original stories submitted to the BBC Young Reporter Competition.
To mark International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPWD) on Tuesday 3 December, the BBC and ITV will host an event focussed on disability and the media, bringing together contributors from all the major UK broadcasters for the first time.
BBC Radio 5 live presenters Elis James and John Robins will talk to famous names about the challenges they have faced in life, in a new podcast called How Do You Cope?... With Elis And John for BBC Sounds and BBC Radio 5 live.
The murder of a young Manchester couple is re-examined in BBC Radio 5 Live's latest podcast, Paradise
Paradise, the latest true crime podcast from BBC Radio 5 Live, re-examines the case of British backpackers Chris Farmer and Peta Frampton, who went missing while travelling through Belize in Central America.
“Journalism partnerships work” says the BBC a year on from the launch of pioneering project in local news
A pioneering partnership between the BBC and the local news industry has resulted in more than 50,000 public service stories in its first year and is now attracting international attention from other countries keen to replicate its success.
Exciting changes are set for the United Kingdom’s Eurovision song selection show as a brand new location and format details are revealed for Eurovision: You Decide.
Israeli conductor Omer Meir Wellber has been appointed as the BBC Philharmonic’s new Chief Conductor. He takes up the post in September 2019 and his initial contract is for four years.
BBC Radio 5 live has emerged as one of the winners of the World Cup as listeners have switched to the station for the latest from Russia 2018.
The BBC has launched its marketing campaign for the 2018 FIFA World Cup to be held in Russia.
A new interactive story narrated by actor Brian Blessed, The Best Book In The World, launches on the CBeebies Storytime app today in time for World Book Day 2018.
A raft of flagship BBC programmes will broadcast live from the Exhibition, showcasing the variety of events taking place in NewcastleGateshead and across the north, throughout the summer of 2018.
Actors Sanjeev Bhaskar (Goodness Gracious Me, Paddington 2) and Shobna Gulati (Coronation Street, Dinnerladies) have been announced as the stars of a brand new CBeebies show, Treasure Champs, which starts on 6 January 2018.
Damon Pattison, currently Head of Development at BBC Studios, has today been announced as the new Head of Entertainment North, BBC Studios, based across Salford and Glasgow, where he will lead the strategy for entertainment out of London.
Celebrities Stacey Solomon, Rochelle Humes and Giovanna Fletcher will join BBC 5 live presenter Anna Foster to host the UK’s biggest conversation about mums and mental health at an event at Blackpool Tower later this month (28 November 1-3pm).
Blue Peter is to unveil its Gold Badge Walk - a path to honour some of the well-known names who’ve received the special accolade - to celebrate the launch of the show’s 60th year.
The ticket ballot for the much-anticipated CBeebies Christmas Show opens at 11am on Tuesday 10 October. Last year, the ballot for the CBeebies Christmas Show attracted over 250,000 ticket applications. The 2017 ballot will be open for one week only and will close at 11am on 17 October.
Much-loved TV host Paddy McGuinness is announced today as presenter of BBC One’s brand new tribute act spectacular, Even Better Than The Real Thing, from BBC Studios.
BBC Sport can announce its live TV, radio and digital coverage of the 2017 US PGA Championship between 10-13 August, bringing one of the major events in the world golfing calendar to fans, free-to-air across the UK.
BBC One celebrates 50 years of pop music with spectacular entertainment special Even Better Than The Real Thing
This Autumn, BBC One is set to celebrate the biggest names in pop by bringing together the world’s best tribute artists in a brand new entertainment spectacular.
Teen music sensations Max and Harvey, who have shot to fame racking up over four million followers on social media, will perform at the CBBC Summer Social event in Salford Quays this weekend.
The BBC will have a temporary new home in Festival Square (aka Albert Square) from tomorrow for Manchester International Festival (MIF). They will use a specially-built studio to bring all the excitement to audiences around the UK, immersing themselves in activities, meeting guests and mingling with crowds.
BBC Studios, the BBC’s main TV production arm, has appointed Tom Sherry as Head of Drama-North, to lead its drama operation based in Salford and grow new business.
The buckets of gunge are at the ready, celebrity invites are being sent out and kids should expect the unexpected as CBBC launches a live entertainment extravaganza every Saturday morning from the Autumn.
After almost 40 years as one of Britain’s most popular sports commentators and analysts, Brendan Foster has announced he is to end his distinguished BBC career following the World Athletics Championships in London.
A BBC School Report survey shows 70% of 11-16 year olds have experienced one or more negative feelings in the last 12 months, ranging from feeling upset and unhappy to feeling anxious, frightened or unsafe.
The BBC today announced an extension of its broadcast deal with the Masters Tournament, extending a relationship that now celebrates 50 years since the BBC’s first broadcast of the Tournament in 1967.
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