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  1. Responsive Design Begins With The URLRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2014 | Smashing Magazine

    The BBC's Programmes website is huge, and is intended to be a rolling archive of everything that the BBC broadcasts on television and radio. Originally released in 2007, it now has pages for over 1.6 million episodes, but that's barely half of the story.

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  2. BBC Broadcasting HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Brentwoodweeklynews.co.uk

    A BBC World Service presenter who has diabetes has apologised to listeners for a "confused start" to a news programme - saying he had a "low sugar attack" just as he went on air. Alex Ritson, who has Type 1 diabetes, was presenting The Newsroom from just after 5am on Friday when listeners heard him stumble on some of his words.

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  3. An MP just quoted Big Shaq's Man's Not Hot in a Commons debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Metro UK News

    ... Onasanya cheekily slipped in a Man's Not Hot lyric during a debate about Philip Hammond's Budget statement (Picture: BBC) Big Shaq's viral song, which started as a joke and has now ended up at Number 6 in charts, was quoted by a Labour MP in the ...

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  4. Behind the scenes with Dermot O'Leary on BBC Radio 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... directions". While he thinks about the show in advance and has to be focused, it must be liberating to walk into the BBC and get going, without the make-up and the colossal production team involved in The X Factor, which he'll be presenting later ...

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  5. BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017: Overseas Award vote opens on FridayRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2017 | Newsday

    Voting for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year's Overseas Award opens at 12:00 GMT on Friday, 24 November. The general public will be able to choose their winner from the shortlist of six sports stars, which will be revealed on the BBC Sport website.

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  6. BBC Wales Sports Personality of the Year 2017: Six nominees revealed for awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | BBC News

    Coverage: Live video stream on the BBC website, BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport app, with coverage and updates also on BBC RW and BBC RC. Footballer Gareth Bale, cyclist Elinor Barker, Para athlete Aled Sion Davies, rugby union player Jonathan Davies, judoka Natalie Powell and cyclist Geraint Thomas make up the shortlist.

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  7. Anna Soubry blames threats on 'Brexit mutineers' headlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | BBC News

    ... to rebel against the government's bid to enshrine the precise date of Brexit in law. Speaking on Broadcasting House on BBC Radio 4, Ms Soubry said her office had told her of the 13 death threats. The threats had included "references to what happens ...

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  8. More on IdahoRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... the London games of 2012 successfully delivered, Ian Fletcher starts a new chapter in his life as head of values at the BBC. Ian's first challenge on arriving at New Broadcasting House, on his brand new and much-improved folding bike, is to find ...

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  9. Newsnight trolls The Sun over BBC a oesleeping on the joba accusationsRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2017 | Radio Times

    "Tonight we can exclusively reveal it's just the tip of the iceberg," said Newsnight host Emily Maitlis as she admitted The Sun's "HERE IS THE SNOOZE" scoop was 100% correct. "Not a soul in BBC Broadcasting House is awake.

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  10. BBC sparks outrage by poking fun at sleeping staff rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... she speaks about best friend Louis C.K masturbating in front of women 'The irony is I normally fall asleep during it': BBC Newsnight sparks further outrage by poking fun at claims its A 450-a-shift workers sleep on the job - as MP calls for probe ...

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  11. BBC workers snapped while asleep at their desksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    BBC News Channel workers who were snapped while asleep at their desks are slammed for wasting taxpayers' cash as a colleague moans it's 'difficult to work with someone snoring' A man sleeps at his desk as he slumps back in his chair at the BBC's newsroom at Broadcasting House Another has a flat cap pulled over his face as he leans back in his chair while a woman works away in the background The pictures show BBC staff asleep at their desks and one man even has a face mask on covering his eyes as he catches up on some sleep on an office chair The whistleblower eventually lost patience with what the source described as workshy colleagues and decided to make the collection of photographs public The pictures show BBC staff asleep at their desks and one man even has a face mask on covering his eyes as he catches up on some sleep on an office chair.

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  12. Marathon charity ride appeal passes through South LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... to arrive at the finish line on the Clyde in Glasgow on November 17, during the 2017 Children in Need Appeal Show on the BBC.

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  13. Shapero Modern opens exhibition of paintings by Nancy Cadogan and sculptures by Martin JenningsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... was unveiled in 2016 to great public acclaim. A dynamic statue of George Orwell by Jennings is shortly to be unveiled at BBC Broadcasting House in central London. JenningsA's work has received much coverage in the national press over recent years ...

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  14. Eddie Mair reveals his new Radio Times column collection A Good Face For RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... spot where he found her. On the way he points out the branch of Costa just outside Broadcasting House, "Where all the BBC plotting goes on. The things you can hear in there!" Mair can poke fun at the institution that employs him, I suggest, because ...

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  15. Alexandra Burke found Aston Merrygold's shock Strictly exit 'heart-breaking'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... Horwood gave them a measly four points for their Viennese Waltz. Singer Burke is now one of the favourites to win the BBC show, finishing joint top of the leaderboard on Saturday with 38 points after performing the first Argentine Tango of the ...

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  16. Did you see The One Show's Matt Baker drive his rickshaw through town?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | This Is Lancashire

    BBC TV presenter Matt Baker was given a warm welcome as he pedalled into Bolton as part of The One Show's Rickshaw Challenge today. Matt came through Farnworth into Bolton town centre and up Belmont as part of the 500 mile ride to raise money for BBC Children in Need.

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  17. BBC One Show's Rickshaw Challenge team to pass through Cumbria and North Lancashire tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    ... Troutbeck Bridge, Patterdale and Glenridding. Since 2011, The Rickshaw Challenge has raised more than A 16 million for BBC Children in Need, and every penny that is donated goes towards helping children and young people across the UK. The new team ...

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  18. Did you see The One Show Matt Baker drive his rickshaw through townRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | This Is Lancashire

    BBC presenter Matt Baker was given a warm Lancashire welcome as he peddled into Bolton as part of The One Show's Rickshaw Challenge. Matt came through Farnworth into Bolton town centre and up Belmont as part of the 500 mile ride to raise money for BBC Children in Need.

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  19. Weathering the stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | BBC News

    On the day George Orwell's statue was unveiled outside the BBC's Broadcasting House, it seems fitting that the government finds itself fending off accusations it has distorted and misrepresented the English language for political expediency in a way that would make the writer fume. Boris Johnson is in hot water, again, over what he said to a meeting of the Commons foreign affairs committee last week.

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  20. Why George Orwell is returning to the BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | BBC News

    The BBC headquarters in London is getting a new resident: he's tall, bronze and likes a smoke. From Tuesday a statue of novelist George Orwell is to adorn the exterior of New Broadcasting House, a few minutes from where Orwell worked as a radio producer in World War Two.

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