BBC Radio 2 announcement BBC Radio 2 announced in January 2015 a range of new programming for the coming months including a pop-up DAB radio service dedicated to Country music, a new comedy series from Susan Calman, and an EastEnders Friday Night Is Music Night special. More here.
BBC Launches a new website – BBC Taster The BBC has also launched BBC Taster a new website building on its long track record in innovation, which will showcase early and experimental ideas for content and emerging technology. Allowing audiences to explore the future of TV, Radio and Online content, it’ll offer the chance to […]
BBC’s report on the Future of News The BBC has published a report on the Future of News, trying to capture the many different views of what’s happening in the news industry, and also set out the thinking that will shape BBC News’ plans for the future. The report, commissioned by James Harding, Director […]
BBC owes books more coverage, says author Robert Harris Novelist Robert Harris has called on the BBC to give books more coverage “at a time when they’re really fighting like crazy for a bit of space”. The best-selling author of Fatherland and Archangel said the corporation “owes it to books to do what it used […]
“BBC SHOULD IMPROVE LOCAL AND WORLD SERVICE NEWS” BBC News should increase both its local and global coverage and improve its digital services if it is to remain relevant, the corporation has said. The BBC should “do more to provide local news that properly serves all parts of the UK”, according to a report […]