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A Song for Jenny, BBCIPlayer adapted by Frank McGuiness from by the eponymous memoir written by Julie Nicholson.


This is a drama about a mother’s grief. Twenty-four-year- old Jenny (Nicola Wren) brought alive in flashbacks was blown up in an underground train on 7th July 2005, ten years today,  passing through Edgware Road tube station whilst reading C.S.Lewis’s… 253 more words

VIDEO: Pope celebrates Mass with one million

Pope Francis has celebrated Mass in front of nearly one million Catholics in Ecuador’s capital Quito.

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Picture Of The Day: Genesis Of A Stunt

From 1974: Lis Sladen rehearses her fall to doom during filming of the iconic Genesis Of The Daleks.


VIDEO: Uncertain life in an Athens market

Mark Lowen asks people in a suburb of Athens how they are coping with the fiscal uncertainty in Greece.

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Keeping the news in our front rooms

I read something today that made me sad and worried at the same time. There is apparently some discussion taking place that could see the BBC News Channel moved to purely an online output. 340 more words


Austerity for the young, Countryfile for the old

George Osborne’s proposal that the BBC provide free T.V. licences to those over 75 is part of an absurd new vendetta against the network which again excludes the elderly from contributing to the ‘savings’ he intends to make. 597 more words


Chart show shuffle

It’s not a new dance by the way.

Time to talk about how BBC Radio 1 have moved their chart show. It’s gonna be like adjusting to a new time zone! 214 more words