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  1. BBC event at full capacityRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2017 | Belfast Today

    A ghost story which was broadcast on BBC Radio from Belfast on Christmas Eve in 1937 is to be brought back to life "only feet away" from the studio in which it was first produced. 'Not One Returns to Tell' was written by Denis Johnston, who at the time was relatively new to the BBC team in Northern Ireland.


  2. Don McLean's 'American Pie' Album Featured On BBC's Channel Four TonightRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 |

    Don McLean, one of America's best-known singer-songwriters, interviewed by producer Ed Freeman and musician Jake Bugg, whose musical path was initiated when hearing "Vincent" for the first time on the TV, is featured in the BBC Classic Album Series titled, Don McLean: American Pie this weekend. The program also highlights a poignant archive performance of George Michael singing McLean's "The Grave" .


  3. Question Time Heads to The CivicRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Pressat

    BBC Question Time is headed to Barnsley on Thursday 14th December with panellists including Nicky Morgan MP and Rebecca Long-Bailey MP . Hosted by David Dimbleby, it's the first time the political debate show has been hosted at The Civic.


  4. Sam Smith outside BBC Broadcasting House in London, where he appeared on on BBC Radio 2.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Evening Times

    Sam Smith has spoken of the life-changing impact a visit to Iraq has had on him and admitted he was "living in a bubble" before he embarked on the trip. The singer, 25, visited charity programmes in northern Iraq and on the Jordanian border with Syria as part of his new role as a global ambassador for War Child UK.


  5. Shirley Ballas would like Cheryl to take part in Strictly Come DancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    ... her mark by giving detailed technical commentary on performances. She also said her dream celebrity contestant for the BBC One series would be former X Factor judge Cheryl, saying: "I think Cheryl Cole would be amazing." She told Radio Times: "She ...


  6. People of Witney say they 'want David Cameron back in public life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | Oxford Mail

    Locals told BBC Radio 4's Broadcasting House, aired this morning, that he was a good leader and was notably missed in the ongoing Brexit negotiations. The show's host, Paddy O'Connell, visited Witney yesterday after the Weekend FT published a rare interview with the former Prime Minister since he left office.


  7. The rubble is all that is left of the old BBC HQ on Queen Margaret Drive in Glasgow..Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | Evening Times

    LOCAL residents in the West End have objected to plans to convert the former BBC Broadcasting House into a restaurant, conference and training centre. Stefan King's G1 Group, which operates bars and clubs across the city, has applied for permission to convert the former Queen Margaret College anatomy building which was designed by John Keppie and Charles Rennie Mackintosh.


  8. 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.


  9. BBC Broadcasting HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 |

    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.


  10. 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 ...


  11. 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 ...


  12. 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.


  13. 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.


  14. 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 ...


  15. 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 ...


  16. 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.


  17. 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 ...


  18. 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.


  19. 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.


  20. 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 ...