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# bbc - Monday 12 October, 2020

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

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

The BBC revealed its list of 10 highest earning presenters.

# bbc - Sunday 13 September, 2020

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

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

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

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

# bbc - Thursday 18 June, 2020

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

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

# bbc - Thursday 19 March, 2020

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

Former snooker star 'devastated' after being diagnosed with leukemia

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

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 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

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

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

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

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

“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

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'

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

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

# bbc - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Irish disability activist Sinéad Burke makes the cut on BBC's top 100 women in the world

This year’s theme is based around what the future would look like ‘if it was driven by women’.

# bbc - Sunday 13 October, 2019

'Suddenly everything just exploded' - Bonnie Greer on sticking up for Ireland on the BBC Special Relationship This post contains videos

'Suddenly everything just exploded' - Bonnie Greer on sticking up for Ireland on the BBC

The US-born writer said the reaction to her comments

# bbc - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Boris Johnson says he won't resign to avoid delaying Brexit as Tory conference kicks off

Speaking to the BBC, Johnson also defended his recent parliamentary language.

# bbc - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

Veteran IRA member claims Gerry Adams lied when he denied being a member of the organisation

The Louth TD has repeatedly denied accusations that he was a member of the paramilitary organisation.

# bbc - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Ireland's ambassador to the UK says a Northern Ireland border poll would 'degrade' attempts to resolve Brexit

There has been speculation that Brexit could eventually lead to a united Ireland.

# bbc - Friday 5 July, 2019

Lisa Smith expresses desire to live in a 'caliphate...but not a brutality group' as she seeks to return to Ireland

The Dundalk native made the comments in a new interview with BBC.

# bbc - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Sammy Wilson: 'We know the Irish; if you stand up to them, they will take you seriously'

The DUP’s Brexit spokesman made his comments on BBC Radio 4 this morning.

# bbc - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Police in the UK are investigating comedian Jo Brand over 'battery acid' joke on BBC radio show

Brand make a joke about throwing battery acid at “unpleasant characters” rather than milkshakes.

# bbc - Thursday 6 June, 2019

From The42 'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker' Rocket

'If I had my time over again, I definitely wouldn't pursue snooker'

Five-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan discusses his struggle with addiction and his relationship with the sport.

# bbc - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

James Corden announces one-off Gavin and Stacey Christmas special

The BBC sitcom centres on the long distance relationship between a Englishman and a Welsh woman and last aired in 2010.

# bbc - Monday 20 May, 2019

From The42 TV Wrap: BBC struggle to liven up another boring Manchester City triumph On The Box

TV Wrap: BBC struggle to liven up another boring Manchester City triumph

Gary Lineker would have been better off saying ‘another win for the bloodless and efficient use of capital’ and cutting straight to the Eurovision.

# bbc - Saturday 11 May, 2019

From The42 'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse Speaking Out This post contains videos

'It's been really hard. I shouldn't have to go through that': Alex Scott opens up about social media abuse

The former England defender spoke about the abuse she received during her role as a TV analyst this season.

# bbc - Friday 10 May, 2019

'I chose the wrong photo': Sacked BBC host Danny Baker formally apologises over royal baby tweet

The 61 year-old was removed from presenting duties by the BBC yesterday.

# bbc - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Children's BBC star Mya-Lecia Naylor dies suddenly, aged 16

The CBBC star died suddenly on Sunday 7 April.

# bbc - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

More to Ireland den dis? Alan Partridge 'Men Behind the Wire' clip prompts amusement, bemusement

Viewers’ jaws may have dropped a little when the songs were aired – but a joke’s a joke right? Hopefully.

# bbc - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

From The42 Six Nations considering whopping £500m offer from investors CVC Global Game

Six Nations considering whopping £500m offer from investors CVC

News of the bid comes on the eve of a crucial World Rugby meeting about the proposed Nations Championship.

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