Tag Archives: BBC

What’s on the box this winter?

With the nights, dare I say it, drawing in and hopefully the silly season behind us Charlotte Courthold looks forward to some quality television. Recently the schedules have been very disappointing wi ...
On this week in history

On this week in history

Every week we go back to re-visit some of the significant happenings that took place in living memory; just about, for some of us. To remind ourselves of how life has changed and how some things stay ...
Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs

I have been an avid listener of Desert Island Discs over the years and in May 2011 when listeners were asked to submit their own choice I spent hours mulling over my top 8 pieces of music.  I thought ...
The future of Public Service Broadcasting

The future of Public Service Broadcasting

Broadcasting is going through the most significant changes since the inception of television. The opportunities provided by increasing broadband speeds, and the array of devices on which you can watch ...