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#BBC

# bbc - Yesterday’s News

From The Daily Edge British newspaper accidentally publishes Sherlock fanfic as a missed connection Romance

British newspaper accidentally publishes Sherlock fanfic as a missed connection

This prankster is keeping the joke going brilliantly as well, as the paper hasn’t realised.

# bbc - Friday 20 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Eastenders draws an audience of more than 12 million for big reveal Lucy Beale

Eastenders draws an audience of more than 12 million for big reveal

Over 400,000 tuned into RTÉ’s coverage of the episode.

From TheJournal.ie Lucy Beale’s killer revealed and Twitter loses it… DUN DUN DUN DUN DUN

Lucy Beale’s killer revealed and Twitter loses it…

The killer was unmasked after a week of live episodes. Spoilers, obviously.

# bbc - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge This BBC News caption is both simple and brilliant Bounce

# bbc - Thursday 12 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Everyone was crying laughing at last night’s genius Great British Bake Off Comic Relief

# bbc - Sunday 8 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge Here is the Cork girl who wowed the public on The Voice UK last night Claudia Rose Long

# bbc - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘People think I’m the devil for having an abortion, but it’s the only option that’s right for me’ Ireland's Guilty Secret?

‘People think I’m the devil for having an abortion, but it’s the only option that’s right for me’

A young Cork woman has taken part in a BBC documentary that follows her journey to have an abortion in the UK.

After 60 years of showing The Open, BBC has lost its TV rights to Sky

The oldest of golf’s four majors won’t be broadcast live on free-to-air television from 2017.

# bbc - Friday 30 January, 2015

# bbc - Thursday 29 January, 2015

The Six Nations may not be screened live on free-to-air TV from 2018

RTÉ and the BBC’s current rights deals conclude after the 2017 tournament.

# bbc - Thursday 22 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad The Walshes

The Walshes was cancelled, and Graham Linehan is pretty mad

The BBC decided to axe the show after only three episodes.

From The Daily Edge BBC drama opts for natural lighting, viewers complain they ‘can’t see a bloody thing’ Left In The Dark

BBC drama opts for natural lighting, viewers complain they ‘can’t see a bloody thing’

The lighting on Wolf Hall leaves a lot to be desired.

# bbc - Friday 16 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Sherlock has started filming again! Here’s everything we know so far Surelook

# bbc - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge Nearly 400 people complained to the BBC about Rita Ora’s cleavage Ora This post contains a poll

Nearly 400 people complained to the BBC about Rita Ora’s cleavage

The One Show have apologised for the singer’s outfit.

# bbc - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Gerrard close to being reunited with Keane – and he’s set to earn more than Robbie

The Liverpool skipper is nearing a move to MLS Cup champions LA Galaxy, according to the BBC.

# bbc - Monday 5 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Kerry humpback whales to appear on BBC tonight (and — believe it or not — there’s a Charlie Haughey connection) School's Back

Kerry humpback whales to appear on BBC tonight (and — believe it or not — there’s a Charlie Haughey connection)

Footage of the stunning mammals was captured around the Blaskets and Dingle Bay last summer. The resulting film is set to air over two nights this week.

# bbc - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Best laments Ulster’s lack of killer instinct against Leinster

The northern province were beaten by Leinster in the Pro12 today.

# bbc - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Steph Roche’s spectacular goal might be even more loved in the UK than in Ireland

Only a World Cup bite deprived Roche of being BBC Sport’s most viewed video.

# bbc - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie BBC postpones documentary about the royal family’s PR tactics after Diana’s death We Are Not Amused

BBC postpones documentary about the royal family’s PR tactics after Diana’s death

The programme was due to look at the PR tactics used by the royal family from the late 1990s on in a bid to change their public image.

# bbc - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Realising a boyhood dream – My 2014 sporting moment

Eoin O’Callaghan recalls how a football hero from his youth provided him with a huge personal highlight earlier this year.

# bbc - Friday 26 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge Mrs Brown’s Boys beaten by the Queen to the top of the UK Christmas ratings Christmas Telly

Mrs Brown’s Boys beaten by the Queen to the top of the UK Christmas ratings

But it was down nearly 2 million on last year.

From TheJournal.ie Trial begins of Burmese men accused of killing two British tourists Thailand

Trial begins of Burmese men accused of killing two British tourists

The two migrant workers face the death penalty if convicted. Both deny the charges.

# bbc - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC reporter gets incredibly high on burning drugs, giggles uncontrollably Hee Hee

# bbc - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Ireland’s Paul McGinley claims Coach of the Year at the BBC’s SPOTY awards

Rory McIlroy finished second in the main event.

# bbc - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Switzerland to Venezuela: How the world sees today’s water protests They're Watching

Switzerland to Venezuela: How the world sees today’s water protests

“The largest social movement in the country since 2008.”

# bbc - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Enda Kenny: Sinn Féin expenses north of the border ‘off the richter scale’ Spotlight

Enda Kenny: Sinn Féin expenses north of the border ‘off the richter scale’

His comments came after BBC Spotlight revealed that Sinn Féin MLAs claimed almost £700,000 for research purposes in the last decade.

# bbc - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge BBC newsreader tells viewers to ‘pretend they haven’t noticed’ after camera cock up Camera Obscura

# bbc - Sunday 23 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge 5 reasons why everyone should be watching The Fall F*** Yeah Stella Gibson

5 reasons why everyone should be watching The Fall

The secret: it’s better than Love/Hate.

# bbc - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

From Business ETC ‘Relentlessly rainy Ireland’: How water charges anger is reported abroad Media

# bbc - Monday 17 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman cleared of robbing and murdering a pensioner Northern Ireland

Woman cleared of robbing and murdering a pensioner

Jennifer Toland has been cleared of charges relating to the murder and robbery of Bertie Acheson.

# bbc - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Motty wrote a lovely letter to an aspiring sports journalist back in 1988…

…and they now work alongside each other at the Beeb.

# bbc - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Very often women let down other women’: Pro-life campaigner “disappointed” with backlash after BBC honour Cora Sherlock

‘Very often women let down other women’: Pro-life campaigner “disappointed” with backlash after BBC honour

Cora Sherlock was chosen as one of the BBC’s “100 Women” for 2014

# bbc - Friday 17 October, 2014

David Moyes: ‘I expected Manchester United to do what was right with me’

The club’s former manager believed he was set to be in charge for a sustained period despite a litany of poor results.

# bbc - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gerry Adams denies claims about meeting with alleged rape victim Belfast

Gerry Adams denies claims about meeting with alleged rape victim

The allegations were featured in a BBC Spotlight documentary last night.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Deliberate censorship’: China has blocked the BBC website Censorship

‘Deliberate censorship’: China has blocked the BBC website

The BBC is complaining to Chinese authorities about the blocking.

From The Daily Edge 9 most insufferable quotes and moments from The Apprentice Edgy Hotdogs

# bbc - Friday 10 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Reporter quits BBC to devote her life to religion New Direction

Reporter quits BBC to devote her life to religion

Martina Purdy has been a political correspondent with BBC NI for 15 years.

# bbc - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge So, what do you think of the star-studded God Only Knows cover? Beach Boys

# bbc - Friday 3 October, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Thailand: Two charged with murdering British tourists after ‘bizarre and inept’ investigation Guilty Until Proven Innocent

Thailand: Two charged with murdering British tourists after ‘bizarre and inept’ investigation

They were forced to re-enact the murders in front of the media today.

# bbc - Monday 29 September, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Who won the war in Northern Ireland? The British, so says a new BBC documentary Revisionism

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.

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