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#BBC

# bbc - Tuesday 12 February, 2019

Trump v Beto: BBC cameraman attacked as President and Democrat hold competing rallies
# El Paso
# El Paso

Trump v Beto: BBC cameraman attacked as President and Democrat hold competing rallies

Feb 12th 2019, 9:37 AM 34,168 Views 77 Comments

Trump attacked his potential rival during his Texas speech.

# bbc - Friday 1 February, 2019

Gardaí investigate after two Quinn company employees allegedly assaulted in Cavan
# Quinn Industrial Holdings
# Quinn Industrial Holdings

Gardaí investigate after two Quinn company employees allegedly assaulted in Cavan

Feb 1st 2019, 10:04 PM 33,989 Views 21 Comments

The attacker reportedly fled the scene after members of the public intervened.

'Groundbreakingly brilliant' comedian Jeremy Hardy dies aged 57
# Mock The Week
# Mock The Week

'Groundbreakingly brilliant' comedian Jeremy Hardy dies aged 57

Feb 1st 2019, 10:53 AM 52,237 Views 10 Comments

Tributes have been paid to the comedian, who died earlier today.

# bbc - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Pro-Brexit protester arrested in relation to incident which saw British MP branded a 'fascist'
# James Goddard
# James Goddard

Pro-Brexit protester arrested in relation to incident which saw British MP branded a 'fascist'

Jan 12th 2019, 7:16 PM 19,108 Views 70 Comments

Anna Soubry was heckled as she entered Parliament on Monday.

# bbc - Friday 11 January, 2019

'An inspiration to all': BBC weather presenter Dianne Oxberry dies aged 51
# RIP
# RIP

'An inspiration to all': BBC weather presenter Dianne Oxberry dies aged 51

Jan 11th 2019, 7:55 AM 66,505 Views 6 Comments

The mother-of-two died yesterday morning following a short illness.

# bbc - Monday 7 January, 2019

Pro-EU MP Anna Soubry criticises police after group of protesters call her 'Nazi' outside UK parliament
# Brexit
# Brexit

Pro-EU MP Anna Soubry criticises police after group of protesters call her 'Nazi' outside UK parliament

Jan 7th 2019, 9:56 PM 27,748 Views 68 Comments

Anna Soubry was forced to stop after being heckled as she conducted interviews on BBC and Sky News.

# bbc - Friday 28 December, 2018

Search for missing 20 year-old believed to have fallen overboard cruise ship in Caribbean suspended
# Arron Hough
# Arron Hough

Search for missing 20 year-old believed to have fallen overboard cruise ship in Caribbean suspended

Dec 28th 2018, 2:09 PM 40,951 Views 17 Comments

Arron Hough was reported missing after failing to report for work on Christmas Day.

Mary Robinson 'dismayed' at media comments as she comes under fire for claiming Dubai princess is 'troubled'
# Human Rights
# Human Rights

Mary Robinson 'dismayed' at media comments as she comes under fire for claiming Dubai princess is 'troubled'

Updated Dec 28th 2018, 10:44 AM 90,248 Views 89 Comments

Mary Robinson has come under fire for claiming that an Emirati princess who has stated she is being held against her will is “in the loving care of her family”.

# bbc - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Which People Just Do Nothing Character Are You?
# Suttin Like That
From The Daily Edge
# Suttin Like That

Which People Just Do Nothing Character Are You?

Dec 6th 2018, 8:00 AM 6,173 Views 0 Comments

You know that bit of dust at the end of peanuts? Yeah? Basically, that’s the best part.

# bbc - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Dutch church holds month-long 'marathon mass' to protect refugee family from deportation
# Bethel
# Bethel

Dutch church holds month-long 'marathon mass' to protect refugee family from deportation

Dec 4th 2018, 12:29 PM 17,530 Views 34 Comments

Under Dutch law, police are unable to raid places of worship while services are ongoing.

# bbc - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins
# Dynasties
# Dynasties

BBC nature team defends decision to intervene and save mother and baby emperor penguins

Nov 20th 2018, 2:47 PM 46,421 Views 28 Comments

The decision broke a principle of nature film-making to observe but not interfere.

# bbc - Monday 19 November, 2018

Vicky Phelan named one of world's most influential women of 2018
# Bbc 100 Women
# Bbc 100 Women

Vicky Phelan named one of world's most influential women of 2018

Nov 19th 2018, 6:44 PM 24,908 Views 29 Comments

The activist said she is “so privileged” to be included on the BBC’s list.

# bbc - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

Poll reveals 62% of people in Northern Ireland believe a united Ireland more likely post-Brexit
# BREXIT POLL
# BREXIT POLL

Poll reveals 62% of people in Northern Ireland believe a united Ireland more likely post-Brexit

Nov 13th 2018, 7:37 AM 24,971 Views 82 Comments

55% of people in Northern Ireland said they believed Brexit will leave them financially less well off.

# bbc - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Leicester helicopter crash: Police appeal for public's 'patience' as investigation continues
# Leicester City
# Leicester City

Leicester helicopter crash: Police appeal for public's 'patience' as investigation continues

Updated Oct 28th 2018, 3:45 PM 87,792 Views 21 Comments

Leicester City’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha is feared dead in the wake of the crash.

# bbc - Monday 8 October, 2018

The success of Jodie Whittaker's Doctor Who debut proves that onscreen representation works
# Doctor Who
From The Daily Edge
# Doctor Who

The success of Jodie Whittaker's Doctor Who debut proves that onscreen representation works

Oct 8th 2018, 5:32 PM 4,071 Views 8 Comments

Her casting divided fans initially.

# bbc - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Former BBC host Mark Lamarr charged with assault and false imprisonment
# Never Mind The Buzzcocks
# Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Former BBC host Mark Lamarr charged with assault and false imprisonment

Sep 15th 2018, 6:16 PM 50,428 Views 0 Comments

The 51-year-old will appear at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on 2 October.

# bbc - Wednesday 12 September, 2018

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children
# Protest
# Protest

'Your daddy is a horrible person': Protesters criticised for shouting at Jacob Rees-Mogg's children

Sep 12th 2018, 6:16 PM 50,882 Views 78 Comments

A video uploaded to Facebook yesterday showed protesters outside the pro-Brexit MP’s home.

# bbc - Friday 7 September, 2018

Ex-Ireland and Liverpool defender Lawrenson gets the all-clear after cancer scare
# Good News
From The42
# Good News

Ex-Ireland and Liverpool defender Lawrenson gets the all-clear after cancer scare

Sep 7th 2018, 12:36 PM 7,030 Views 6 Comments

The BBC pundit admitted being nervous while he waited to hear the news.

# bbc - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

'Inspiring' BBC radio presenter dies from cancer aged 40
# Rachael Bland
# Rachael Bland

'Inspiring' BBC radio presenter dies from cancer aged 40

Sep 5th 2018, 11:40 AM 58,681 Views 19 Comments

Rachael Bland said she had just days to live on Monday.

# bbc - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

'I'm afraid the time has come': BBC radio presenter says she has just days left to live
# Rachael Bland
# Rachael Bland

'I'm afraid the time has come': BBC radio presenter says she has just days left to live

Sep 4th 2018, 12:55 PM 88,912 Views 27 Comments

Rachael Bland was diagnosed with breast cancer just under two years ago.

# bbc - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

The Rubberbandits' Blindboy to highlight Britain's housing crisis in new BBC series
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

The Rubberbandits' Blindboy to highlight Britain's housing crisis in new BBC series

Aug 22nd 2018, 4:06 PM 23,492 Views 51 Comments

The series has been described as a “satirical undercover programme”.

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television
# Novel Idea
# Novel Idea

Sally Rooney's Normal People to be adapted for BBC television

Aug 22nd 2018, 10:33 AM 12,731 Views 2 Comments

Lenny Abrahamson is set to direct the programme. Meanwhile, Nicole Kidman is also to co-produce a TV series based on Cecelia Ahern’s book Roar.

# bbc - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Here's everything we know about Jamie Dornan's new Northern Ireland drama 'Death And Nightingales'
# Death And Nightingales
From The Daily Edge
# Death And Nightingales

Here's everything we know about Jamie Dornan's new Northern Ireland drama 'Death And Nightingales'

Aug 15th 2018, 7:43 AM 7,213 Views 0 Comments

He’s reuniting with The Fall director Allan Cubitt.

# bbc - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Here's why BBC's new makeover show 'Beauty Queen And Single' is all kinds of dodge
# Beauty Queen And Single
From The Daily Edge
# Beauty Queen And Single

Here's why BBC's new makeover show 'Beauty Queen And Single' is all kinds of dodge

Aug 2nd 2018, 9:00 PM 6,106 Views 1 Comment

It’s 2018 and women are still being “makeup shamed”.

# bbc - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Cliff Richard wins €235,000 court case against the BBC
# Privacy
# Privacy

Cliff Richard wins €235,000 court case against the BBC

Jul 18th 2018, 10:05 AM 21,611 Views 29 Comments

The action was taken over the BBC’s decision to broadcast a police raid on Richard’s home in 2014.

# bbc - Friday 8 June, 2018

42% of people in the North want a united Ireland - poll
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

42% of people in the North want a united Ireland - poll

Jun 8th 2018, 9:48 AM 65,080 Views 227 Comments

In a rare result, the poll puts those who want a united Ireland almost on par with those who want to remain as part of the UK.

# bbc - Friday 4 May, 2018

RTÉ announce their live TV schedule for GAA championship games for 2018
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

RTÉ announce their live TV schedule for GAA championship games for 2018

May 4th 2018, 2:43 PM 44,576 Views 28 Comments

The coverage begins on 13 May in Parnell Park and Castlebar.

# bbc - Friday 13 April, 2018

BBC defends plans to broadcast Enoch Powell's Rivers of Blood speech for the first time
# Backlash
# Backlash

BBC defends plans to broadcast Enoch Powell's Rivers of Blood speech for the first time

Apr 13th 2018, 2:38 PM 31,118 Views 142 Comments

The controversial 1968 speech by a Conservative MP warned Britain against immigration.

# bbc - Monday 2 April, 2018

BBC seeks to achieve 50:50 split in male and female contributors by next year
# Gender Balance
# Gender Balance

BBC seeks to achieve 50:50 split in male and female contributors by next year

Apr 2nd 2018, 11:17 AM 6,917 Views 52 Comments

A report on the broadcaster’s progress will be produced in a year’s time.

# bbc - Monday 19 March, 2018

BBC pay McEnroe 'at least 10 times' more than me for Wimbledon work, claims Navratilova
# Gender Pay Gap
From The42
# Gender Pay Gap

BBC pay McEnroe 'at least 10 times' more than me for Wimbledon work, claims Navratilova

Mar 19th 2018, 6:00 PM 22,050 Views 73 Comments

“John’s role is of a different scale, scope and time commitment,” BBC bosses insist.

# bbc - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Bullseye's Jim Bowen has died aged 80
# Bit Of Bully
# Bit Of Bully

Bullseye's Jim Bowen has died aged 80

Mar 14th 2018, 1:45 PM 22,811 Views 61 Comments

The much loved TV personality’s death was confirmed by his wife.

# bbc - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights
# Tune Out
From The42
# Tune Out

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights

Mar 7th 2018, 3:49 PM 12,853 Views 24 Comments

The screening of Ulster matches on BBC Two Northern Ireland will subsequently end.

# bbc - Sunday 4 March, 2018

Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done?
# Television Rights
# Television Rights

Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done?

Mar 4th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,800 Views 60 Comments

A Sinn Féin politician met the organisation this week.

# bbc - Saturday 10 February, 2018

The Young Offenders on cracking the English Market and being 'huge in Germany'
# Interview
# Interview

The Young Offenders on cracking the English Market and being 'huge in Germany'

Feb 10th 2018, 9:45 AM 32,840 Views 29 Comments

We sat down for a chat with the stars of the hit series, which has just been snapped up for a second series.

# bbc - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

9 things we learned from the BBC's coverage of the humble blaa
# Blaa
From The Daily Edge
# Blaa

9 things we learned from the BBC's coverage of the humble blaa

Feb 6th 2018, 3:10 PM 6,018 Views 2 Comments

Every day is a school day.

# bbc - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws
# The Eighth
# The Eighth

Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws

Jan 27th 2018, 9:33 AM 20,984 Views 324 Comments

Speaking to BBC Radio 4, Varadkar said he was in favour of changing Ireland’s abortion laws.

# bbc - Friday 26 January, 2018

Five male BBC presenters agree to pay cut over equal pay revelations
# Pay Gap
# Pay Gap

Five male BBC presenters agree to pay cut over equal pay revelations

Jan 26th 2018, 9:55 AM 30,200 Views 112 Comments

The BBC published a list of its top-earners in July 2017, showing significant pay gaps between men and women.

# bbc - Saturday 20 January, 2018

UK could get a special trade deal with the EU after Brexit - Macron says
# Trade Deal
# Trade Deal

UK could get a special trade deal with the EU after Brexit - Macron says

Jan 20th 2018, 9:21 AM 7,944 Views 46 Comments

He warned that it could only happen if it accept the single market preconditions.

# bbc - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

An important examination of the BBC's star-studded version of Perfect Day, 20 years later
# You're Going To Reeeeeaap
From The Daily Edge
# You're Going To Reeeeeaap

An important examination of the BBC's star-studded version of Perfect Day, 20 years later

Jan 16th 2018, 8:00 AM 23,522 Views 1 Comment

A forgotten classic.

# bbc - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Barack Obama warns against 'irresponsible' social media use in interview with Prince Harry
# Royal Interview
# Royal Interview

Barack Obama warns against 'irresponsible' social media use in interview with Prince Harry

Dec 27th 2017, 9:59 AM 22,882 Views 60 Comments

Obama was interviewed by Prince Harry, who took the role as guest editor on BBC Radio 4′s Today programme.