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# bbc - Friday 1 October, 2021

TV presenter hurt during UK science programme awarded £1.6m damages
# Tv Payout
# Tv Payout

TV presenter hurt during UK science programme awarded £1.6m damages

Oct 1st 2021, 11:36 AM 40,138 Views 6 Comments

Jeremy Stansfield was injured while carrying out ‘crash tests’ in a specially designed ‘rig’ during the BBC programme Bang Goes The Theory.

# bbc - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Sinn Féin calls on BBC to apologise after aired clip appears to show fans singing 'f*** the Pope'
# Sweet Caroline
# Sweet Caroline

Sinn Féin calls on BBC to apologise after aired clip appears to show fans singing 'f*** the Pope'

Aug 12th 2021, 7:59 PM 68,541 Views 82 Comments

BBC Northern Ireland has said it was “confident” there was no swearing on the programme, but would not air the clip again.

# bbc - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Footage of UK abattoir slaughtering racehorses 'does not happen here', Irish officials say
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Footage of UK abattoir slaughtering racehorses 'does not happen here', Irish officials say

Jul 20th 2021, 12:05 PM 57,557 Views 0 Comments

The British Horseracing Authority has promised to examine content of the BBC Panorama investigation.

# bbc - Monday 19 July, 2021

BBC Panorama documentary to focus on fate of ex-racehorses
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

BBC Panorama documentary to focus on fate of ex-racehorses

Jul 19th 2021, 9:41 AM 6,719 Views 1 Comment

‘The Dark Side of Horse Racing’ will be shown at 8.30pm this evening.

# bbc - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Man charged after BBC journalist chased near Downing Street
# Newsnight
# Newsnight

Man charged after BBC journalist chased near Downing Street

Jun 16th 2021, 9:49 AM 11,327 Views 0 Comments

It comes after footage shared on social media showed demonstrators shouting abuse in the face of Newsnight political editor Nicholas Watt.

# bbc - Tuesday 15 June, 2021

'Completely unacceptable': BBC journalist chased and abused by anti-lockdown protesters
# London
# London

'Completely unacceptable': BBC journalist chased and abused by anti-lockdown protesters

Jun 15th 2021, 5:12 PM 18,437 Views 10 Comments

The incident happened near Downing Street, London today.

# bbc - Monday 14 June, 2021

BBC review finds no evidence Martin Bashir was rehired in ‘cover-up’
# Bashir
# Bashir

BBC review finds no evidence Martin Bashir was rehired in ‘cover-up’

Jun 14th 2021, 4:13 PM 7,223 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry was announced following revelations in the Dyson report, which found Bashir falsified bank statements to get access to Princess Diana for an interview.

# bbc - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Martin Bashir: 'I never wanted to harm Diana and I don’t believe we did'
# Panorama
# Panorama

Martin Bashir: 'I never wanted to harm Diana and I don’t believe we did'

May 23rd 2021, 10:46 AM 44,817 Views 22 Comments

The journalist’s reputation is in tatters following a report that he used “deceitful behaviour” to land his world exclusive 1995 interview.

# bbc - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Tony Hall resigns from National Gallery after Diana interview report
# Diana
# Diana

Tony Hall resigns from National Gallery after Diana interview report

Updated May 22nd 2021, 4:02 PM 32,355 Views 15 Comments

The BBC’s former director-general has quit his role as chair of the National Gallery.

# bbc - Thursday 20 May, 2021

BBC covered up Bashir ‘deceit’ in securing Diana interview, report finds
# Princess Diana
# Princess Diana

BBC covered up Bashir ‘deceit’ in securing Diana interview, report finds

May 20th 2021, 4:44 PM 16,670 Views 10 Comments

Lord Dyson’s inquiry found the journalist faked documents to secure the explosive interview with the royal.

# bbc - Friday 30 April, 2021

Here's your TV guide for this Bank Holiday weekend of sport
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Here's your TV guide for this Bank Holiday weekend of sport

Apr 30th 2021, 7:30 AM 7,488 Views 3 Comments

The list to get you through the next few days.

# bbc - Thursday 15 April, 2021

BBC coverage of Prince Philip's death breaks UK TV complaints record
# Ofcom
# Ofcom

BBC coverage of Prince Philip's death breaks UK TV complaints record

Apr 15th 2021, 5:01 PM 61,197 Views 44 Comments

Some 110,000 complained about the news coverage.

# bbc - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Katie Taylor misses out as Khabib Nurmagomedov wins BBC's World Sport Star award
# The Eagle Has Landed
From The42
# The Eagle Has Landed

Katie Taylor misses out as Khabib Nurmagomedov wins BBC's World Sport Star award

Dec 17th 2020, 11:23 PM 9,181 Views 14 Comments

The UFC star and the Bray boxer were among the nominees for an award decided by a public vote.

# bbc - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Prince William cautiously welcomes probe into Diana’s controversial BBC Panorama interview
# Martin Bashir
# Martin Bashir

Prince William cautiously welcomes probe into Diana’s controversial BBC Panorama interview

Nov 19th 2020, 12:47 PM 29,441 Views 10 Comments

The British royal said the investigation into the circumstances surrounding 1995 interview ‘should help establish truth’.

# bbc - Wednesday 18 November, 2020

BBC appoints ex-judge to investigate 1995 interview with Princess Diana
# Panorama
# Panorama

BBC appoints ex-judge to investigate 1995 interview with Princess Diana

Nov 18th 2020, 6:24 PM 36,158 Views 16 Comments

Princess Diana’s brother has alleged that the BBC Panorama reporter who conducted the interview showed him faked documents.

# bbc - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Former TV presenter and Grandstand host Frank Bough dies aged 87

Oct 25th 2020, 10:55 PM 6,491 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster was part of the BBC’s commentary team for England’s World Cup win in 1966.

# bbc - Monday 12 October, 2020

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,844 Views 10 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

# bbc - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Graham Norton ranks as third-highest earning BBC presenter
# TV And Radio
# TV And Radio

Graham Norton ranks as third-highest earning BBC presenter

Sep 15th 2020, 3:42 PM 38,908 Views 38 Comments

The BBC revealed its list of 10 highest earning presenters.

# bbc - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Sue Barker leaving A Question of Sport after 23 years along with team leaders in major shake-up
# BBC
From The42
# BBC

Sue Barker leaving A Question of Sport after 23 years along with team leaders in major shake-up

Sep 13th 2020, 2:43 PM 66,566 Views 48 Comments

Matt Dawson and Phil Tufnell will also depart the show after their final season together.

# bbc - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

BBC and The Guardian announce hundreds of job cuts
# Media
# Media

BBC and The Guardian announce hundreds of job cuts

Jul 15th 2020, 4:31 PM 28,551 Views 39 Comments

The BBC intends to implement 520 cuts and The Guardian newspaper plans to axe 180 jobs.

# bbc - Thursday 18 June, 2020

Here is a list of the free-to-air Premier League games coming to Ireland in July
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Here is a list of the free-to-air Premier League games coming to Ireland in July

Jun 18th 2020, 11:49 AM 17,944 Views 8 Comments

Sky Sports to screen seven games on their free-to-air channel in first two weeks of July.

# bbc - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

BBC says Emily Maitlis' remarks about Dominic Cummings 'broke impartiality rules'
# Newsnight
# Newsnight

BBC says Emily Maitlis' remarks about Dominic Cummings 'broke impartiality rules'

Updated May 27th 2020, 8:44 PM 59,651 Views 72 Comments

The British Prime Minister is standing by his senior aide despite mounting pressure to fire him.

# bbc - Saturday 25 April, 2020

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens
# Book To Screen
# Book To Screen

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens

Apr 25th 2020, 8:00 PM 95,445 Views 26 Comments

Based on the best-selling Irish novel of the same name, the show has generated huge hype.

# bbc - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Italian PM: EU could fail over coronavirus pandemic
# Giuseppe Conte
# Giuseppe Conte

Italian PM: EU could fail over coronavirus pandemic

Apr 9th 2020, 9:33 AM 53,762 Views 119 Comments

The EU is at risk of failure because of the Covid-19 crisis, Giuseppe Conte has said.

# bbc - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia
# Battling On
From The42
# Battling On

Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia

Mar 19th 2020, 5:02 PM 10,753 Views 4 Comments

1985 UK Championship runner-up Willie Thorne, who has been a commentator for the BBC, says he is starting chemotherapy in Spain today.

# bbc - Sunday 16 February, 2020

BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

BBC severs ties with pundit Ramage after Derby ‘black lads’ comments

Feb 16th 2020, 11:59 PM 16,986 Views 11 Comments

The former footballer has apologised for the remark.

# bbc - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Varadkar admits election looks ‘very tight’ after poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin
# Too Close For Comfort
# Too Close For Comfort

Varadkar admits election looks ‘very tight’ after poll shows rise in support for Sinn Féin

Feb 2nd 2020, 12:06 PM 29,438 Views 158 Comments

Varadkar stressed that Brexit negotiations will be dificult if there is trouble forming an Irish government.

# bbc - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

BBC to axe 450 jobs as part of €95m cost-cutting measures
# Job Cuts
# Job Cuts

BBC to axe 450 jobs as part of €95m cost-cutting measures

Jan 29th 2020, 3:30 PM 11,840 Views 18 Comments

The company said it would review the number of presenters it has and how they work.

# bbc - Friday 10 January, 2020

Broadcaster wins equal pay case against BBC over male presenter earning over six times more
# Samira Ahmed
# Samira Ahmed

Broadcaster wins equal pay case against BBC over male presenter earning over six times more

Jan 10th 2020, 4:04 PM 34,747 Views 50 Comments

Samira Ahmed asked why she was paid £465 an episode of Newswatch when Jeremy Vine got £3,000 per episode of Points of View.

# bbc - Friday 27 December, 2019

BBC defends use of word 'f****t' in Gavin and Stacey Christmas special
# Fairytale Of New York
# Fairytale Of New York

BBC defends use of word 'f****t' in Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

Dec 27th 2019, 5:39 PM 70,365 Views 65 Comments

Characters Nessa and Uncle Bryan, played by Ruth Jones and Rob Brydon, sang Fairytale of New York during the show.

# bbc - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
# Number One
From The42
# Number One

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Dec 15th 2019, 10:13 PM 10,230 Views 8 Comments

Stokes finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Dina Asher-Smith in the public vote.

Gavin and Stacey star apologises after calling BBC journalist a 'disingenuous plopcarpet'
# Matthew Horne
# Matthew Horne

Gavin and Stacey star apologises after calling BBC journalist a 'disingenuous plopcarpet'

Dec 15th 2019, 4:09 PM 48,314 Views 20 Comments

Matthew Horne said he was “caught up in the frenzy of the election”.

# bbc - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

UK election watchdog issues warning after BBC political editor's live comments about postal votes
# Laura Kuenssberg
# Laura Kuenssberg

UK election watchdog issues warning after BBC political editor's live comments about postal votes

Dec 11th 2019, 8:22 PM 49,852 Views 16 Comments

The BBC said it doesn’t believe it or Laura Kuenssberg breached electoral law.

# bbc - Friday 6 December, 2019

'We're not expecting too much': BBC's Andrew Neil challenges Boris Johnson to 'oven ready' interview
# Not Too Late
# Not Too Late

'We're not expecting too much': BBC's Andrew Neil challenges Boris Johnson to 'oven ready' interview

Dec 6th 2019, 8:51 AM 16,607 Views 44 Comments

Boris Johnson has been accused of hiding from scrutiny by ducking the interview with the broadcaster.

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Johnson and Corbyn to face final head-to-head debate tonight before UK general election

Dec 6th 2019, 6:05 AM 6,816 Views 20 Comments

The party leaders will face each other in Maidstone in the BBC’s prime ministerial debate at 8.30pm.

# bbc - Monday 2 December, 2019

Woman who alleges she slept with Prince Andrew when she was a teenager to appear in BBC interview
# Virginia Giuffre
# Virginia Giuffre

Woman who alleges she slept with Prince Andrew when she was a teenager to appear in BBC interview

Dec 2nd 2019, 7:27 AM 48,814 Views 31 Comments

The Panorama programme will air on BBC One tonight.

# bbc - Saturday 30 November, 2019

BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack
# Boris Johnson
# Boris Johnson

BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack

Nov 30th 2019, 12:38 PM 40,809 Views 19 Comments

“We believe it is now in the public interest that the Prime Minister should be interviewed.”

# bbc - Monday 25 November, 2019

'No intention to mislead': BBC admits 'mistake' in editing laughter from Boris Johnson clip
# Question Time
# Question Time

'No intention to mislead': BBC admits 'mistake' in editing laughter from Boris Johnson clip

Nov 25th 2019, 8:40 PM 24,911 Views 28 Comments

The broadcaster said the clip was cut for a shorter package to be shown on Sunday’s lunchtime bulletin.

# bbc - Friday 22 November, 2019

'Never intended to cause hurt or pain': Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist rhetoric'
# Question Time
# Question Time

'Never intended to cause hurt or pain': Johnson refuses to apologise for 'racist rhetoric'

Nov 22nd 2019, 10:15 PM 27,288 Views 46 Comments

The UK’s main political party leaders faced tough questioning on BBC’s Question Time this evening.

# bbc - Friday 15 November, 2019

Prince Andrew to discuss links with Jeffrey Epstein in new TV interview
# Duke Of York
# Duke Of York

Prince Andrew to discuss links with Jeffrey Epstein in new TV interview

Nov 15th 2019, 12:26 PM 19,814 Views 21 Comments

The Duke of York has faced questions about his links with the disgraced financier.

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