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Content 28 JUN 2022

Helen Bullough is leaving BBC after 11 years

28 JUN 2022
BBC Studios’ Head of Kids & Family Productions, Helen Bullough, is leaving the company after 11 years. During her tenure, Bullough oversaw programming including “JoJo & Gran Gran,” “My Mum Tracy Beaker” and “Blue Peter.”

Content 27 JUN 2022

BBC snaps up ABC’s action-comedy series "Born to Spy"

27 JUN 2022
The series (HD 10x30’) is a hilarious spy action-comedy series created by Justine Flynn and produced by the multi-award-winning Aquarius Films.

TV 22 JUN 2022

BBC must transform the way it serves audiences, Ofcom warns

22 JUN 2022
According to Ofcom, the BBC “must be much more open and clearer with audiences about how it handles their complaints, responds to concerns and meets viewers’ and listeners’ needs.”

TV 26 MAY 2022

CBBC and BBC Four will stop airing as linear broadcast channels

26 MAY 2022
The BBC has plans to stop airing CBBC and BBC Four as traditional broadcast channels, as it aims to “build a digital-first BBC,” the company’s Director-General, Tim Davie, declared.

Content 19 MAY 2022

BBC appoints Kate Phillips as Director of its Unscripted division

19 MAY 2022
The promotion derives from the company's new commissioning structure.