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#BBC

# bbc - Monday 29 September, 2014

Who won the war in Northern Ireland? The British, so says a new BBC documentary

Filmmaker Peter Taylor says this is the only conclusion that can be made, for now.

# bbc - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Fresh talks on the horizon for Northern Ireland legacy issues

Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan said that he believes “it is now time” for the talks to begin.

# bbc - Friday 26 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Listen to Benedict Cumberbatch failing to say ‘penguins’ Pengwings

# bbc - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Peggy Mitchell made a surprise return to Eastenders and Twitter totally lost it Peggy

# bbc - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Ex-BBC DJ David Lee Travis guilty of indecent assault after retrial

Travis was convicted of one charge and cleared of another after a retrial in London.

# bbc - Friday 12 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cumberbatch and Freeman lose it in first ever Sherlock outtake Surelook

Cumberbatch and Freeman lose it in first ever Sherlock outtake

They’re just clueing for looks.

From The Daily Edge EastEnders actor John Bardon dies aged 75 RIP

EastEnders actor John Bardon dies aged 75

The actor played Jim Branning in the soap from 1996 to May 2011.

# bbc - Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC graphic incorrectly identifies presenter as ‘Presenter Name’ Fail

# bbc - Saturday 30 August, 2014

‘I will not go back to get killed’: Lesotho PM flees to South Africa

Thomas Thabane says he has fled in fear of his life, after the country’s military took over buildings in the capital, Maseru.

# bbc - Monday 25 August, 2014

Scottish teenager drowns in incident linked to ice bucket challenge

Cameron Lancaster (18) died at a quarry near Fife.

# bbc - Sunday 24 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge The new Doctor Who absolutely won Twitter over Line Face

The new Doctor Who absolutely won Twitter over

No spoilers inside, phew.

# bbc - Thursday 21 August, 2014

BBC broadcaster Gerry Anderson dies aged 69

The presenter had stopped working two years ago due to health reasons.

# bbc - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is the single biggest peril when watching The Great British Bake Off Gbbo

# bbc - Sunday 17 August, 2014

South Yorkshire police complain to the BBC over Cliff Richard ‘leak’

The police said it was “disappointing” that the BBC was slow to acknowledge that the force was not the source of the leak.

# bbc - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC newsreader makes awkward dash to his chair during live broadcast Blooper

# bbc - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge The BBC weather forecast was hilariously videobombed by a weeing dog Ruff Day
From Business ETC BBC to cut 415 news department jobs in latest austerity drive BBC News

BBC to cut 415 news department jobs in latest austerity drive

Jobs cut linked to licence fee freeze, but News Director says 195 new roles will be created in restructuring.

# bbc - Monday 14 July, 2014

From The Score Check out the BBC’s brilliant, epic end-of-World-Cup montage Class

Check out the BBC’s brilliant, epic end-of-World-Cup montage

We can’t wait for the station’s next effort in four years’ time.

# bbc - Sunday 13 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Peter Capaldi’s Doctor Who debut leaks online six weeks before air date Allons-y

Peter Capaldi’s Doctor Who debut leaks online six weeks before air date

It comes just a week after scripts from the new series were leaked.

# bbc - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From Business ETC Who’s next? Google removes links to BBC and Guardian articles Right To Be Forgotten

Who’s next? Google removes links to BBC and Guardian articles

Several British newspapers have seen links to certain articles removed from Google’s search results as the EU’s ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling takes effect.

From The Score Mark Lawrenson went Full Partridge in a failed Autobahn joke on the BBC Auto-ban

# bbc - Thursday 26 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC subtitle blunder tells viewers to ‘prepare for rape’ at Glastonbury Fail

# bbc - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC News app goes bananas, sends out nonsense Game of Thrones update Breaking

BBC News app goes bananas, sends out nonsense Game of Thrones update

They want more nudity, apparently.

# bbc - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Score Richard Dunne will have some competition at QPR next season Rio De Loftus Road

Richard Dunne will have some competition at QPR next season

Rio Ferdinand set to join the top-flight new boys and add to their ‘experienced’ squad.

# bbc - Monday 23 June, 2014

Central Bank Governor says another financial meltdown can’t be ruled out Getting Burnt This post contains videos

Central Bank Governor says another financial meltdown can’t be ruled out

Patrick Honohan said he thought that “our fiscal crisis of the 1980s would have cured us of excesses of any type for 100 years”, but it didn’t.

# bbc - Friday 20 June, 2014

From The Score Here’s how the English media reacted to their team’s World Cup exit Disappointment

Here’s how the English media reacted to their team’s World Cup exit

Rio Ferdinand, Chris Waddle and Stan Collymore have all given their thoughts.

# bbc - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Jeremy Paxman presents final Newsnight after 25 years

His final interview will be with London Mayor Boris Johnson so it’s bound to be entertaining.

# bbc - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Danger Mouse is coming back, and it’s being made in Dublin He's The Ace

Danger Mouse is coming back, and it’s being made in Dublin

He’s the greatest, he’s fantastic.

On this day in 1974 the IRA bombed the Houses of Parliament in London

During the year, 1974, there was an extensive number of bombings carried out in the UK by the IRA.

# bbc - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge The BBC has altered its schedule tonight to pay tribute to Rik Mayall Gas Man

The BBC has altered its schedule tonight to pay tribute to Rik Mayall

It’s ditching Stephen Fry for some classic comedy…

# bbc - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lorde wore this hat on the One Show yesterday and left everybody confused Good Lorde

# bbc - Friday 6 June, 2014

From The Score Billo or Chiles? Dunphy or Ferdinand? The World Cup’s pundits and presenters On The Box

Billo or Chiles? Dunphy or Ferdinand? The World Cup’s pundits and presenters

From Henry to Ardiles and Giles to Dixon, these are the football figures who will talk you through the summer.

# bbc - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Sherlock came up in today’s Junior Cert English exam Surelook

# bbc - Friday 23 May, 2014

Former BBC presenter Stuart Hall receives a further two years in prison

This new jail term is on top of a 15-month sentence he is already serving.

# bbc - Friday 16 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge 13 reasons why you would fail miserably at Masterchef Drizzle It

13 reasons why you would fail miserably at Masterchef

You can’t tell your artichokes from your elbow.

# bbc - Sunday 11 May, 2014

BBC DJ quits show over broadcast of N-word (in 82-year-old song)

David Lowe, who worked for BBC Devon, said he was asked to ‘fall on his sword’ after playing a 1932 version of ‘The Sun Has Got His Hat On’.

From The Daily Edge David Cameron told to “shut up” on telly, then ripped to shreds on Twitter Bring Back Our Girls

David Cameron told to “shut up” on telly, then ripped to shreds on Twitter

The British PM appeared on the Andrew Marr show this morning and spoke about the Nigerian kidnappings.

# bbc - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge People are donating drink money to the guy who did the w*nker sign behind Nigel Farage Drinks On Us

People are donating drink money to the guy who did the w*nker sign behind Nigel Farage

An online fund has been set up to reward the man for his heroic gesture.

# bbc - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC issues “final warning” to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations Jeremy Clarkson

BBC issues “final warning” to Jeremy Clarkson after racism allegations

The presenter is accused of reciting a racist rhyme during the filming of Top Gear.

# bbc - Thursday 1 May, 2014

VIDEO: Jeremy Clarkson is ‘begging for forgiveness’ but denies using n-word on Top Gear

The denials come after a story in today’s Daily Mirror which claimed that Clarkson used a racist children’s rhyme.

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