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  1. Two million Britons strike against government austerityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    ... drivers sounded their support as a colourful parade of strikers swamped the streets of central London on the march from BBC's Broadcasting House. He told them: "You know that we should do this again. And you know that we should do this again soon. ...


  2. Mike Ingham, the voice of football commentary on BBC radio for over ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Mike Ingham, the voice of football for a generation of radio listeners, will step down after the World Cup final, marking the end of an era for BBC sport.


  3. More than half of Newham primaries closed by today's strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Newham Recorder

    ... wage increases to one per cent a year. Trade unionists met at Stratford station early this morning before travelling to BBC Broadcasting House in central London to join forces with the London rally. Peter Smith, divisional secretary of Newham ...


  4. Biggest British strike since 1926Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    ... anti-union government that is mired in its own cesspit of scandal ." In London, members of six unions will march from BBC Broadcasting House at 11.30am, to rally at 1pm in Trafalgar Square . GREEK public-sector workers shut down services today ...


  5. Tomorrow's strike 'could be biggest since 1926'Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Newham Recorder

    ... the government's "austerity programme". Trade unionists will meet at Stratford station at 10.30am before travelling to BBC Broadcasting House in central London where they will join forces with the London rally. Mr Smith said the strike is against ...


  6. Public Sector Workers' Strike Set For 10 JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Londonist

    ... You can read more statements from the NUT , GMB and Unite . A march and rally is planned for 10 July, assembling at BBC Broadcasting House in Portland Place from 11.30am and marching to Trafalgar Square for a rally between 1-2pm. Staff at Croydon ...


  7. BBC payroll grows despite cuts pledges ... and the corporation blows A 650k on headhuntersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... said 2,000 jobs would be cut by 2017 as part of a push to save A 700million. However, the latest figures show the BBC is hiring people faster than it is cutting back. A spokesman for the corporation claimed yesterday it is still on track to make ...


  8. Forget the Queen fiasco, it's the BBC's love affair with the Blairs that is so disquietingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2007 | Daily Mail

    The BBC is in trouble this weekend after the revelation that it manipulated material in order to give the misleading impression that the Queen had flounced out of a troublesome session with the famous American photographer, Annie Leibovitz.


  9. Stream Two New Spoon Acoustic Songs NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    Spoon 's new album doesn't hit for another month, but that didn't stop Britt Daniel from stopping into the BBC and talking about it recently, or from whipping out a guitar and playing a couple of the album's tracks unplugged-style.


  10. Should you feel guilty owning Rolf's art?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2014 | BBC News

    ... Century art whose behaviour has not been exemplary. For example, Eric Gill - the person who sculpted the facade of the BBC's Broadcasting House - was himself a child molester and one or two French artists had rather dodgy connections with the Nazis. ...


  11. Black Dog: Mandy, Lord of the danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... job Gove did not witness the sisterly embrace - he might have concluded that the pair were still in cahoots. W1A, the BBC satire on itself starring Hugh Bonneville and named after the postcode of the Beeb's London HQ, features endless management ...


  12. Nicholas Witchell has been reporting on the Royal Family for 15 years ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | The Independent

    ... the flame-haired reporter, then barely out of his twenties, had been handed one of the most coveted swivel chairs at the BBC, for the launch of the Six O'Clock News with Lawley. "The third presenter was a certain J Paxman," he recalls. Senior ...


  13. Ku Klux Klan interview on BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Dear Kitty

    Protests were also held outside the BBC's Broadcasting House in Belfast yesterday over the publicly funded corporation's decision to interview a Ku Klux Klan member on Wednesday's Good Morning Ulster programme.


  14. McMahon - InterviewRead the original story

    May 11, 2014 |

    ... as a "gorgeously uplifting experience and genuinely surprising". We meet Stephen McMahon in London, overlooking the new BBC Broadcasting House on a muggy day in the Capital. He is a delight to chat to - and very honest. The Cork-born singer talks ...


  15. Firefighters and school teachers will join other public sector workers in strike action next week.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Haringey Independent

    Union members will be taking action on Thursday over what they say are unfair pensions, low pay and heavy workloads. Haringey TUC secretary Keith Flett said strikers from the borough's various unions will travel together to the central rally, which begins at BBC's Broadcasting House at 11.30am.


  16. Picket line will be formed at Waltham Forest Council offices on July 10.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 |

    ... the other unions. At around 11am members will be moving on to the demonstration in Central London, which assembles at BBC Broadcasting House and marches to Trafalgar Square at noon. According to UNISON, council workers in Waltham Forest have been ...


  17. Rabbi joins fast for RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | BBC News

    ... been left "outraged" after their children were allocated places at a Hindu school with a no meat policy, reports the BBC Asian Network. Twenty-one children were overlooked for their six preferred primary schools and were instead given places at ...


  18. Benjamin Whitaker: Hampstead's First Labour MP Who Went On To Become...Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Groong

    ... stint as Chair of the Defence of Literature and the Arts Society, the anti-censorship group, fighting off attacks on the BBC and National Theatre by the likes of Mary Whitehouse, Whitaker became the executive director of the UK branch of the ...


  19. Man denies attack on women in hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Newsday

    ... James Moss, 33, and Carly Baker, 31, both of Hanley Road, north London, pleaded not guilty to handling stolen goods. On BBC London 94.9, Jo will be in the piazza in front of BBC Broadcasting House for the Barking Hour where she will be talking about ...


  20. Wet Wet Wet to play BBC at the QuayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | BBC News

    Eighties chart toppers Wet Wet Wet are to play a free gig in Glasgow as part of the 16-day BBC at the Quay festival coinciding with the Commonwealth Games.