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Comic Relief 2019: Stars line up for Red Nose Day on BBC TV

Image caption A host of stars will be presenting this year’s Comic Relief Some of Britain’s best-loved TV and film stars are appearing together on BBC television in aid of Comic Relief. This year’s highlights include One Red Nose Day and a Wedding – Richard Curtis’s mini sequel to his smash hit 1994 film Four Weddings and a Funeral. But …

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What was Bloody Sunday? – BBC News

Thirteen people were killed and 15 people wounded on 30 January 1972 after members of the Army’s Parachute Regiment opened fire on a civil rights demonstration in Londonderry. BBC News NI looks back at the events of the day, and the inquiries that have taken place to date. Video Journalists: Dean McLaughlin and Peter Hamill. Source link

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BBC investigated over pay discrimination

Image copyright PA The BBC is to be investigated over suspected past pay discrimination against female employees. The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) comes following complaints that female workers were not paid the same as men for equal work. The BBC has voluntarily provided the EHRC with information about its pay policies. The investigation will look at records dating …

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Arsenal 2-0 Manchester United – BBC Sport

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the first player since Alexis Sanchez to reach 20 goals in a single campaign for Arsenal Ole Gunnar Solskjaer suffered his first Premier League defeat since being appointed Manchester United’s interim manager as Arsenal leapfrogged their opponents to move into the top four. Switzerland midfielder Granit Xhaka beat David de Gea with a swerving shot from outside …

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Ex-head of Birmingham BBC documentary school banned

Image copyright Wild Pictures Ltd Image caption Thomas Marshall and Baverstock Academy featured on Panorama in 2014 The former head of a school who starred in a BBC documentary has been banned from teaching by a disciplinary panel. Thomas Marshall, 50, ran Baverstock Academy in Birmingham when Panorama covered its work in keeping disruptive children in mainstream education. The panel …

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Women behind the lens – BBC News

Photographers Jennifer McCord, Iulia David, Holly-Marie Cato and Amy Shore are leading the charge to get more women behind the lens. They will be passing on their knowledge at the Women Who Photo event to be held at the Photography Show in Birmingham. Here we showcase a selection of their work and learn what inspires them. The music photographer Image …

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Keith Flint in pictures – BBC News

Keith Flint in pictures – BBC News Image copyright EPA Image caption Keith Flint, of The Prodigy, has died aged 49. Flint sang lead vocals on both the band’s number one singles, Breathe and Firestarter. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Seen here sticking his tongue out at press photographers during the 1996 MTV Europe Music Awards gala in London, Flint …

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Manchester United 3-2 Southampton – BBC Sport

Manchester United have won 10 league games out of 12 under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Romelu Lukaku hit a late winner as Manchester United moved to within three points of third-placed Tottenham after a pulsating game with Southampton. With United two minutes from missing out on fourth spot, Lukaku struck with a calm finish to seal the points at Old Trafford. …

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Brexit: Your questions answered – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images With the UK due to leave the European Union (EU) at the end of the month, many people still have questions about what will happen and how Brexit will affect them. Throughout the day, the BBC has invited an audience panel of 12 people to take part in our Brexit coverage, and we’ve also had additional …

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Members of the BBC audience ‘take over’ a BBC News meeting

Today’s BBC News editorial meeting here in London looked a bit different. As part of efforts to open up coverage of Brexit and be more transparent, we let the public into our morning editorial meeting, where the day’s stories are decided on. So what did they make of it? Source link

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