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Content 11 NOV 2022

BBC creates seven new Assistant Commissioner roles across the UK

11 NOV 2022
The BBC has announced the creation of seven new roles with a focus on increasing representation from the Nations and Regions and candidates who are deaf, disabled and/or neurodivergent.

Content 6 SEP 2022

BBC One and BBC iPlayer to launch "Survivor" in 2023

6 SEP 2022
The UK adaption, produced by Banijay UK company, Remarkable Entertainment, was commissioned by Director of Entertainment Commissioning, Kate Phillips.

Content 25 AUG 2022

Kate Phillips confirmed BBC's new factual commissioning structure

25 AUG 2022
Jack Bootle becomes Head of Commissioning, Specialist Factual; Catherine Catton becomes Head of Commissioning, Factual Entertainment and Events; Clare Sillery leads on an expanded documentaries slate; and Suzy Klein continues as Head of Commissioning, Arts and Classical Music.

Content 19 AUG 2022

Rob Unsworth is BBC’s new Head of Daytime and Early Peak Commissioning

19 AUG 2022
Rob Unsworth, the Editor of BBC’s “The One Show,” has been confirmed as the new Head of BBC Daytime and Early Peak Commissioning, and will start his new role in the coming months.

Content 12 JUL 2022

Kalpna Patel-Knight is the new Head of Entertainment at BBC

12 JUL 2022
The BBC announced the appointment of Kalpna Patel-Knight as its new Head of Entertainment. Meanwhile, BBC Studios published a record set of results for the year 2021/22.