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  1. Elizabeth Ryder, the winner of the BBC Young Writers' Award 2017. Picture Tricia YourkevichRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 | Oxford Mail

    A TEENAGER'S dark tale of emotional abuse beat competition from more than 500 entrants to win a national short story competition. Elizabeth Ryder, 17, a pupil at The Cooper School in Bicester, won the third BBC Young Writers' Award with her story The Roses.


  2. Sam Smith Announces 'The Thrill of it All' Album Release Date, 2018 North American TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Billboard

    Sam Smith outside BBC Broadcasting House in London, where he appeared on on The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw. Sam Smith is ready for his close-up.


  3. BBC Arabic Festival 2018 accepting submissions from filmmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | Egypt Today

    4 October 2017: BBC Arabic Festival 2018 invites a submission of fiction and nonfiction films for the 4th edition of the festival. This year includes a new category, which is digital journalism. This festival is open for filmmakers, journalists and ...


  4. Sam Smith to follow in Adele's footsteps with special BBC programmeRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2017 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Sam Smith outside BBC Broadcasting House in London, where he appeared on on The Radio 1 Breakfast Show with Nick Grimshaw. During the one-off hour-long show, titled Sam Smith At The BBC, he will perform new and old songs in front of a live audience and talk to Cotton about his journey so far.


  5. Herodotus in the SkipRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2017 | Laudator Temporis Acti

    ... Joanna Leary (Paris: Gallimard, 2003), pp. 243-244 (at 243, brackets in original): Je t'ecris de la Bibliotheque de la BBC [ British Broadcasting Corporation ] au troisieme etage du Bush House, Aldwych. C'est un endroit delicieux, ou l'on peut avoir ...


  6. Doug Radcliffe, gained recognition for those who served in Bomber CommandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | The Age

    ... graffiti could be removed. Arthur Henry Douglas Radcliffe was born on November 21, 1923. He was 17 and working at the BBC as a messenger boy when Broadcasting House was bombed in October 1940. He watched as the bodies of seven girls were recovered ...


  7. Demi Lovato on dating and disappointmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | BBC News

    Demi Lovato: "I know I have a platform and I want to make the biggest change in the world that I can" Pop star Demi Lovato is doing her best impression of Nasa's mission control as she records an insert for a forthcoming TV show. Standing in an alcove of BBC Broadcasting House, as staff mill around with laptops and coffee cups, she's really giving it some welly - which is impressive considering she has literally no idea what she is counting down from, or to.


  8. Tony Blackburn joins Grimmy to celebrate Radio 1's 50th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 |

    Tony Blackburn arrives at BBC New Broadcasting House in London as Radio 1 celebrates 50 years of the station Tony Blackburn helped Radio 1 celebrate its 50th birthday and joked of his broadcast "why isn't Radio 4 taking this for goodness sake?!" Blackburn, 74, the inaugural host of the breakfast show in 1967, returned to the station with current incumbent Nick Grimshaw. Saturday's special breakfast show aired on Radio 1 and Radio 2, but Blackburn quipped that more stations should be broadcasting the programme.


  9. 'Virtual flu'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | BBC News

    ... it tops the list of the newly updated National Risk Register for Civil Emergencies. So it's particularly timely that the BBC has just launched the BBC Pandemic App on the iOS App Store and Google Play . This free app is part of the biggest ...


  10. Liv Tyler showcases style leaving BBC in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... in all black ensemble in London Despite her jam-packed schedule, Liv Tyler, 40, looked effortlessly stylish as she left BBC Broadcasting House in London following a radio interview on Tuesday. The Lord of the Rings actress showcased her statuesque ...


  11. Songs of Praise to film at Hereford CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Ledbury Reporter

    HEREFORD Cathedral will be the location for an evening of hymn-singing which will be filmed for the BBC's Songs of Praise programme. The event will take place on the evening of Friday, October 6 from 7pm to 10pm and individuals, families, community, church or choral groups are welcome to take part.


  12. Tom Utley: The Beeb's new satire W1ARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Spare a thought today for John Morton, writer and director of the BBC 's self-mocking TV comedy W1A, whose third series began this week. This is the fellow who has set himself the challenge of lampooning the Corporation's labyrinthine bureaucracy and obsession with political correctness.


  13. Wednesday 20th September 2017Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2017 | Richard Herring

    ... Patrick Marber would have said). Episode 3 of Relativity is now available (along with the first two episodes) on the BBC Radio Player . I have been getting some lovely feedback on this show and am incredibly pleased with the way that it has turned ...


  14. IKEA's toilet brush holder inconspicuously named after 'Brexit' leader Nigel FarageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | The Raw Story

    It's been a rough day on the Internet for former United Kingdom Independence Party leader Nigel Farage, a prominent Donald Trump backer who led the Brexit campaign last year. First, Farage sparked the mocking fury of Internet users by posting a video of himself delivering a letter of complaint to BBC's New Broadcasting House.


  15. Herb Scannell Named CEO of mit , Leading Latino Digital Media CompanyRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2017 | KTMF

    ... President of Nickelodeon, CEO and co-founder of Next New Networks - which was sold to YouTube - and President of BBC Worldwide North America, has been named CEO of mitAo, the leading digital media brand for Latino millennials. Scannell brings to the ...


  16. Former BBC Worldwide exec is taking the reins at MitAo, a digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | TechCrunch

    Chalk up another coup for digital media hiring as the media company mitAo, focused on digitally distributed content for hispanic audiences, has managed to score the longtime entertainment executive Herb Scannell as its new chief executive. Scannell comes to mitAo from BBC Worldwide , where he served as the President of its North America division, overseeing BBC America and sales for the huge library of BBC content.


  17. Mit Taps Former Nickelodeon Exec Herb Scannell as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | SFGate

    During his time at Nickelodeon, Scannell oversaw the launch of landmark shows like "Rugrats," "SpongeBob SquarePants" and "Dora the Explorer," while guiding the network to the top of the cable ratings for a decade straight. The New York native has also held high-level positions at MTV Networks, BBC North America and Next New Networks, an online content network that was sold to YouTube in 2011.


  18. Police find real dead body on-location of BBC crime drama RellikRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Metro

    A real-life dead body was discovered in the same spot that the team of Rellik planned to film a scene of the same nature A film crew got more than they bargained for when they were told that the location in which they were about to film had been turned into a crime scene. The team filming BBC serial killer drama Rellik were due to film a scene where the lead character discovers a dead body in a park.


  19. Britain's best walks - " from John Craven and his Countryfile co-presentersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2017 | Radio Times

    ... third year running, Countryfile is encouraging viewers to take part in a ramble on 14 and 15 October to raise money for BBC Children in Need. Each of the presenters will be taking part in a different ramble themselves, joined by young people who ...


  20. W1ARead the original story

    Sep 16, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    Ian Fletcher has now joined the British Broadcasting Corporation for W1A - a fictional satirical behind-the-scenes series based at the BBC's London headquarters. As Ian begins his new job as the BBC's Head of Values, he encounters a problem.