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- What is BBC News?
- Do you have a story for BBC South East Today?
- What is the BBCs foreign news service?
- What happened to the BBC News Channel in the 1990s?
- What is BBC News and BBC News Online?
- How is BBC News funded?
- What does BBC stand for?
- When did BBC World News start broadcasting?
- What is the history of BBC television news?
- What happened to the BBC digital channel?
- What happened to the BBCs Broadcasting House?
What is BBC News?
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs. The department is the worlds largest left-wing broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage.
Do you have a story for BBC South East Today?
Have you got a story? If you have a story for BBC South East Today, please call us on 01892 675580, email email@example.com or get in touch via our Facebook page or on Twitter, @bbcsoutheast. Sharing details of help and support from organisations and individuals in your area who are working hard to make things easier for you.
What is the BBCs foreign news service?
The department is the worlds largest broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage. The service maintains 50 foreign news bureaus with more than 250 correspondents around the world.
What happened to the BBC News Channel in the 1990s?
During the 1990s, a wider range of services began to be offered by BBC News, with the split of BBC World Service Television to become BBC World (news and current affairs), and BBC Prime (light entertainment). Content for a 24-hour news channel was thus required, followed in 1997 with the launch of domestic equivalent BBC News 24.
What is BBC News and BBC News Online?
BBC News is the largest broadcast news gathering operation in the world, providing services to BBC domestic radio as well as television networks such as the BBC News, BBC Parliament and BBC World News. In addition to this, news stories are available on the BBC Red Button service and BBC News Online.
How is BBC News funded?
BBC News is also a global news provider reaching more than 260 million viewers through the international TV news channel BBC World and more than 150 million listeners via BBC World Service. These services are not funded by the licence fee but by grants for the World Service and commercial income for BBC World.
What does BBC stand for?
The British Broadcasting Corporation ( BBC) is a British public service broadcaster. Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London, and it is the worlds oldest national broadcasting organisation and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees. It employs over 20,950 staff in total,...
When did BBC World News start broadcasting?
On 1 October 2007, BBC World News started broadcasting BBC World News America and World News Today at 00:00 and 03:00 GMT respectively. World News Today was simulcast on the BBC News channel at 03:00 GMT.