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BBC3 could still be saved... by BBC1?
As the channel faces a likely demise next year once plans by the BBC executive are rubber-stamped by the Trust, RadioTimes.com understands that one option being considered is the creation of a 'BBC3 Hour' on the Corporation's flagship channel.
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3 hrs ago
Nick Grimshaw gets saddle sore
Nick Grimshaw had to slip on extra padding just a quarter of the way through a gruelling Sport Relief challenge - after getting saddle sore during his 12-hour cycling stint.
4 hrs ago
BBC Plans Special Programming for 20th Anniversary of 'Britpop'
The public broadcaster will devote shows across its television and radio stations to the 1990s British music wave that brought Oasis, Elastica, Pulp, The Verve and others to global fame.
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Bonneville security blip at Beeb
Hugh Bonneville has admitted it is easy to find humour in the BBC security system, because it is so ridiculously complicated.
7 hrs ago
Just Eat set for A 100m float on LSE
The Danish firm, which makes money from commissions charged to restaurants on the value of orders placed through its platform, said it would use the cash raised to boost growth.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Fern will front live religious show from South Shields
The Great North Passion is a retelling of the last hours of Jesus Christ, which will be broadcast live by the BBC from Bents Park, South Shields, on Good Friday.
DRM To Hold General Assembly in London
The General Assembly of the Digital Radio Mondiale Consortium is scheduled for March 26 and 27 at the BBC Headquarters in London's New Broadcasting House.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Bagehot: The kindest cut
IN HIS scrupulously modest office in Broadcasting House, the vast, art-deco headquarters of the BBC, Tony Hall looks relaxed for a man who has just taken a pair of shears to a national treasure.
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JANE Edwards as Sister George. PHOTO: Martin Stone.
A VAIN and vile 1960s soap star, scared she's about to be killed off by the BBC? It's a delicious-sounding dish of tragi-comedy if ever there was one.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Watch the first trailer for Twenty Twelve's hilarious follow up W1A
Starring Hugh Bonneville and Jessica Hynes, the follow up to Twenty Twelve also features an all-star cast from the hallowed halls of the BBC Downton Abbey's Hugh Bonneville returns as comical Ian Fletcher, who this time takes up the role of Head Of Values .
Witness says 'all blacks look alike'
A witness in the PC Keith Blakelock murder trial has told the Old Bailey that "all blacks look alike" to him.
Top Chef Michel Roux, Jr. quits BBC over advertising deal
Employees arrive early for work at BBC Broadcasting House on October 24, 2012 in London, England.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
New BBC iPlayer launches for smartphones and tablets today, rebuilt from the ground up
The BBC has unveiled a new version of its iPlayer experience for smartphones, tablets and desktops, with a preview browser build available online.
New BBC iPlayer pictures and hands-on
The BBC has unveiled a new version of its iPlayer catch-up and video-on-demand service, which goes live today.
Liz Kershaw: Radio One was like a Carry On film - with about three women DJs to 25 blokes
Two years ago she sparked uproar, revealing she'd been routinely groped by a presenter in the 80s and Savile's taste for young girls had been 'an open secret' Her rich Rochdale tones have graced national and local stations and her passion for music and trademark "Hiya!" have won her millions of fans.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Hugh Bonneville locked out of the BBC - while filming a BBC show
Hugh Bonneville, who plays Downton's patriarch, has just been filming the BBC's navel-gazing satire W1A and tells RadioTimes.com about a run-in with the legendary gatekeepers of the BBC's various premises where the forthcoming comedy is filmed.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
BBC should increase licence fee in line with inflation, report suggests
Did pilot of missing Malaysian flight try to turn the plane around? Oil slick hints at fate of vanished Boeing 777 and terror fears rise as identities of two passengers are probed EXCLUSIVE - Julia Roberts and her mother are nowhere to be seen as friends of half-sister who killed herself arrive for memorial service 'Yes We can' has become 'No You ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
BBC is shutting out Young Britain
The consequences were economic rather than political. They were presented by the then director-general, Mark Thompson, as a victory against the odds in a country struggling with a financial crisis.
How the BBC has turned wasting 100million of YOUR money into a joke...
Was it a terror attack? Two people aboard missing Boeing 777 were traveling on STOLEN PASSPORTS as three US passengers named and oil slick forms in sea where plane is feared to have crashed Mother arrested after her three abandoned kids, aged five, four and one, walked alone in the freezing cold to a police station and asked for a ride to school LA ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Is this the BBC's most risky comedy ever? Twenty Twelve to return to our screens in new sequel
When it comes to 'corporate firefighting' and 'pan-functional team-building', there's only one man for the job - Ian Fletcher, Hugh Bonneville's hilariously incompetent Head of Deliverance in the Olympics comedy Twenty Twelve.