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Keep educational content on BBC say U3A

Keep educational content on BBC say U3A

Whatever the outcome of the Government’s consultations on the future of the BBC, we would make a plea to keep a wide range of broadly educational general programmes and supportive resources that help ...
The Strictly Effect

The Strictly Effect

Ballroom dancing in the UK used to be seen as something rather unfashionable that old people might do. For the past five years though, the popularity of ballroom dancing has soared thanks to a reality ...
Keeping the BBC

Keeping the BBC

I read Howard Robinson’s letter “Has the BBC lost its way?” in the September issue. I would miss those unique programmes that the BBC does so well, such as “The Royal Festival of Remembrance” each Nov ...
The Great British Bake Off

The Great British Bake Off

Five years ago The Great British Bake Off launched on BBC2 to doubtful reviews, but it’s been back for a sixth series and is watched by viewers in almost 200 countries. When it first arrived with its ...