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  BBC - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
BBC 2 was broadcast in colour from July 1, 1967, and was joined by BBC 1 and ITV on November 15, 1969.
BBC Worldwide also maintains the publishing arm of the BBC and it is the third-largest publisher of consumer magazines in the United Kingdom [1].
In March 2003 the BBC announced that from the end of May 2003 (subsequently deferred to 14 July) it intended to transmit all eight of its domestic television channels (including the 15 regional variations of BBC 1) unencrypted from the Astra 2D satellite.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/BBC   (3733 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: BBC Parliament
BBC Parliament is a British television channel from the BBC.
It broadcasts live and recorded coverage of the British House of Commons and House of Lords, the Scottish Parliament and the Welsh Assembly.
The Scottish Parliament (Pàrlamaid na h-Alba in Gaelic, Scots Pairlament in Scots) is the national legislature of Scotland.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/BBC-Parliament   (568 words)

  
 BBC Parliament   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Canada's Parliament Provides information on Parliament, the House of Commons, the Senate, as well as on the programs, committees, bills and services to the public.
The Parliament of Canada Photo Gallery Several photographs of the interior, exterior and artifacts of the Parliament buildings.
UK Parliament: Bills before Parliament Official directory of Bills from both the House of Commons and the House of Lords, with links to full text, explanatory notes and amendments for each.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-BBC_Parliament.html   (407 words)

  
 BBC   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The BBC is an autonomous corporation run by a board of governors appointed by the incumbent government for a term of four years (formerly five years).
BBC 2 was broadcast in colour from 1967, and was joined by BBC 1 in 1969.
BBC Worldwide also maintains the publishing arm of the BBC and it is the third-largest publisher of consumer magazines in the United Kingdom http://www.bbcworldwide.com/aboutus/corpinfo/annualreps/review2001/Documents/Magazines.pdf.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/B/BBC.htm   (3354 words)

  
 BBC Parliament in fullscreen on digital terrestrial television Petition
The quarter screen picture on BBC Parliament on digital terrestrial television is unacceptable and these important public service broadcasts should be given as large a picture as any other television channel.
The BBC’s two full screen interactive channels, 701 and 702, lie empty for much of the time and when in use often broadcast the same program as on another BBC channel with extra information in the form of graphics and text.
The BBC Parliament in fullscreen on digital terrestrial television Petition to British Broadcasting Corporation was created by and written by Christopher Russell.
www.petitiononline.com /bbcparl1/petition.html   (337 words)

  
 BBC uses annual report to Parliament to defend its war reporting
The BBC, the public-funded network that sees itself as the world leader in balanced broadcast reporting and analysis, defended itself in Parliament Tuesday against government charges of bias in its war coverage.
Fighting a government campaign to discredit its war reporting, the BBC chiefs mounted their defense in an annual report to Parliament that is usually confined to financial figures and performance assessments but Tuesday had to reach out to make its case for the corporation's credibility.
Campbell carried his fight with the BBC to Parliament and earlier this month testified before another committee, which exonerated him of the charge.
foi.missouri.edu /jourwarcoverage/bbcuses.html   (703 words)

  
 Scotsman.com News - Holyrood parliament building
THE Scottish Parliament building, which went ten times over budget, has won the Stirling Prize, which honours the building to have made the biggest contribution to British architecture in the past year.
THE Holyrood parliament building was today at the centre of a new controversy after it emerged the...
SCOTTISH Parliament bosses are to cover parts of the MSP block at Holyrood with netting in a bid...
news.scotsman.com /topics.cfm?tid=177&id=91862004   (448 words)

  
 BBC America - News Resource   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC World News airs Monday through Friday live at 6 am, 7 am, 8 am and 6 pm/et and on Saturdays and Sundays live at 6 am/et.
The BBC World Service radio broadcasts are distributed in the U.S. through commercial and public radio stations, as well as streaming at www.bbcworldservice.com and at platinum.yahoo.com.
BBC News' broadband video news service is updated 24 hours a day, bringing world events to your desktop as they happen.
www.bbcamerica.com /genre/news/news_resource.jsp   (218 words)

  
 BBC Annual Report - Review - Network Television   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC television provides BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Choice, BBC Four, Cbeebies, CBBC, News 24, BBCi (interactive) and BBC Parliament.
BBC Choice provided an alternative for young adult viewers whilst we await a decision on BBC Three from the Secretary of State.
The BBC is committed to protect the interests of analogue audiences by maintaining the centrality of BBC One and BBC Two.
www14.thdo.bbc.co.uk /info/report2002/review/tv.shtml   (169 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Programmes | BBC Parliament | Westminster to your ears
Today in Parliament continues to fulfil the BBC's obligations to present fair and balanced information about what MPs and peers are saying in debates, questions and committees.
The sister programme, Yesterday in Parliament, is a more informal view of the preceding day's activities in the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
He spent six years as the Local Government correspondent for the BBC in the East Midlands, and before that was the political correspondent on the Leicester Mercury, where he won an award as the UK Press Gazette's Regional Columnist of the Year.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/programmes/bbc_parliament/3081534.stm   (897 words)

  
 BBC Parliament -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC Parliament is a (The people of Great Britain) British television channel from the BBC.
It is unique amongst the BBC channels in being entirely produced by an independent company, Millbank Studios, based in (Click link for more info and facts about Millbank) Millbank.
Its recent relaunch has introduced an identity more in line with the BBC's corporate image, the channel now featuring music and graphics produced by (Click link for more info and facts about BBC News) BBC News.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/b/bb/bbc_parliament2.htm   (280 words)

  
 OJR article: BBC Online Fights to Justify, Maintain Role as Public's Voice
Though the BBC offers no breakdown of how much is spent for each of its new media services, John Grogan, MP for Labour and chair of Parliaments' All Party BBC Group and a supporter of the BBC, told the WMF seminar that ?20 million ($36 million) a year is spent on BBC News Online.
BBC Online now constitutes a national resource that could, in the future, be of enormous value to license payers and other digital businesses.
The BBC is currently planning to provide part of its back catalogue of broadcast content online, free to download for personal use.
ojr.org /ojr/business/1080177475.php   (2452 words)

  
 Great Britain (I Love Radio .org)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC strike called off: Unions call off a 48-hour strike by BBC staff to give members time to consider a new management offer.
BBC television and radio schedules across Scotland and the rest of the UK were extensively disrupted as up to 40 per cent of Corporation staff walked out in the most serious industrial dispute to hit the broadcaster for over a decade.
BBC iMP is a new application in development which enables users to download programmes from bbc.co.uk and watch or listen to them for seven days after they have been on TV.
radio.blogware.com /blog/ByRegion/GreatBritain   (1040 words)

  
 BBC Parliament - TV Channels Shopping at dooyoo.co.uk
BBC Parliament : You pay their wages so make sure they do the job!
BBC Parliament might sound very dull to many people but it is actually very important.
BBC Parliament is a new channel available to digial viewers, yet funded by all of us through the license-fee.
www.dooyoo.co.uk /tv-channels/bbc-parliament   (245 words)

  
 T&A: Death of David Kelly Inspector
In late May 2003 the BBC reported that a top British Intelligence official admitted the British Government falsified evidence in order to invade Iraq alongside the United States.
Upon Kelly's death, the BBC admits that Kelly was the official quoted in May. If the BBC has fault in this case, it would be their definition of Kelly as a "high ranking official," for he was not.
Britain's Parliament interrogated Kelly on his claims of "no" weapons in Iraq, after Tony Blair sided with George W Bush's contrary claim.
www.thinkandask.com /news/death.html   (1061 words)

  
 The Hindu : Opinion / Editorials : PARLIAMENT LIVE
Evidently, the 10-term Communist Party of India (Marxist) Member of Parliament underestimated the disruptive power of the flock that was now under his regulatory authority.
His first experience as presiding officer was stressful, with the Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party driving him to despair with rude interruptions and personal attacks followed by the boycott of the House committees and the Finance Bill.
Improbable as it may seem, the Mother of all Parliaments is quite relaxed about allowing its members freedom to interrupt and spar with each other.
www.hindu.com /2004/12/11/stories/2004121101301000.htm   (500 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Programmes | BBC Parliament | Brown and the BBC to beat poverty
The BBC's chairman Michael Grade opened proceedings with a speech outlining how journalists can push global poverty issues to the top of the international agenda.
Mr Grade told of receiving a phone call from Bob Geldof when he was Controller of BBC One asking him to promote the original Live Aid single.
Now a Live Aid trustee, he said he was persuaded by Geldof's ''passion and intensity and seriousness'', and made room in the schedule for a special broadcast of the Band Aid video before it charted.
212.58.240.130 /1/hi/programmes/bbc_parliament/4039561.stm   (389 words)

  
 BBC Parliament - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC Parliament - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This page was last modified 10:24, 26 May 2005.
The article about BBC Parliament contains information related to BBC Parliament and External link.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/BBC_Parliament   (205 words)

  
 Digital Spy: BBC Parliament on DTT with 1/4 screen video
BBC Parliament is now running on DTT with the new 1/4 screen video format.
The new service has a BBCi style interface with access to the BBC Parliament timetable (red button), feedback info (green button), help (yellow) and return to BBCi (blue).
Also on DTT, the BBC are broadcasting banners on channels 701 and 702 (for interactive video), whilst 703 appears to be a text channel.
www.digitalspy.co.uk /displayarticle.php?id=9360   (191 words)

  
 BBC Radio Parliament show turns 60 (I Love Radio .org)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Today in Parliament celebrates 60 years of broadcasting with a special edition on Saturday 8 October at 11.00am on Radio 4.
Today in Parliament was first broadcast on 9 October 1945.
Attlee was the new Prime Minister and Churchill sat on the unfamiliar Opposition front bench.
radio.blogware.com /blog/_archives/2005/10/6/1285248.html   (207 words)

  
 bbc>>bbc online
BBC News provides trusted World and UK news as well as local and regional perspectives.
Aqute Research on BBC Online 29 September, 2005 Aqute Research on BBC Online The BBC is beginning to leverage, in some ways clumsily, in other ways brilliantly, the aspects of the internet...
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www.iranbbc.com /search-bbc-online.aspx   (526 words)

  
 The TV Room   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
BBC NEWS designed and produced in-house the new branding for BBC PARLIAMENT.
Briefed to represent the 'inner workings of Parliament', Stephanie Chappell and Cath Speight based the design around the mechanisms inside Big Ben.
The image was developed further by adding castellations around the coil to emphasise the architecture of the Houses of Parliament and radiating rings as a nod to the BBC NEWS branding.
www.thetvroom.com /p-bbc-parl-a.shtml   (131 words)

  
 BBC Parliament : Read reviews and compare prices at Ciao.co.uk
If you are completing a politics course, BBC Parliament is for you.
The BBC is spending (some would say wasting) hundreds of millions of licence payer's money on 4 digital channels: BBC Choice, BBC Knowledge, BBC News 24 and BBC Parliament.
The most worthy, the most dull, and the least viewed is BBC Parliament, but no...
www.ciao.co.uk /BBC_Parliament__53050   (273 words)

  
 BBC - BBC TWO - Homepage
BBC Two will be screening films made by young people.
How to take part in a television programme or get tickets to see your favourite programme being recorded.
Adorn your desktop with wallpaper of the new BBC TWO logo and watch Realplayer video clips of the '2' in action.
www.bbc.co.uk /bbctwo   (132 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Programmes | BBC Parliament | Inside Westminster: Black Rod   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
At the State Opening it is he who summons MPs to the Lords to hear the Queen's Speech and has the Pugin door to the Commons slammed in his face.
He is responsible for the security of the House, peers office accommodation and the vast undertaking that is the maintenance and upkeep of the Palace of Westminster amongst other things.
Catch Parliament's mystery man, Black Rod, as he reveals all on 0850GMT on Monday 26 January only on BBC Parliament.
212.58.240.36 /1/hi/programmes/bbc_parliament/3424657.stm   (346 words)

  
 BBC - BBC ONE - Listings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Money: There's trouble in store for Edmund when the vicar drops by unexpectedly and tries to shove a red-hot poker up his bottom.
National and international news, with reports from BBC correspondents worldwide.
The latest stories from the BBC's newsrooms across the country.
odur.let.rug.nl /roelfsma/gc/tableass2/bbcone.html   (188 words)

  
 Freeview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The Freeview consortium consists of the BBC, Crown Castle UK (part of National Grid Transco), and British Sky Broadcasting.
This meant the BBC got a multiplex to themselves, ITV and Channel 4 shared the second, five and S4C shared the third.
The multiplexes were consequently taken over by a consortia of the BBC, CCI (who operate the transmission network) and BSkyB.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/F/Freeview.htm   (1402 words)

  
 > BBC abcworld.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The BBC also operates the UK's only dedicated politics channel, BBC Parliament, covering events in the British Houses of Parliament, Welsh Assembly and Scottish Parliament, as well as highlights of overseas legislatures such as the US Senate.
The BBC is also part of a joint venture with Flextech in the TV company UKTV, and provides various channels for overseas markets, such as BBC World, BBC Prime,BBC America BBC Canada and BBC Kids (in Canada), and BBC Japan.
Francis Elliott: Blair tells Murdoch: 'gloating' BBC is 'full of hatred for America' Extraordinary attack on corporation's coverage of New Orleans disaster (Independent, 18 September 2005)
www.abcworld.net /BBC.html   (3783 words)

  
 Ribosome2 -- This time it's not Ribosome1!
But if you want to see what's going on in Parliament RIGHT THIS SECOND, this is the place to go.
If by "Virtual Tour" the BBC means "Some cool panoramic pictures and the occasional video." Either way, this is pretty cool.
A link to a BBC page that has links to other parties I'm not going to bother putting links to.
www.freewebs.com /ribosome2/pmqslinks.htm   (356 words)

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