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# bbc - Today’s News

From TheJournal.ie The new Top Gear will have an Irish host Eddie Jordan

The new Top Gear will have an Irish host

The ex-Formula 1 boss will join Chris Evans and Matt LeBlanc.

# bbc - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie David Attenborough turned down Terry Wogan for a job at the BBC because they already had an Irish announcer… 50 Years Ago

David Attenborough turned down Terry Wogan for a job at the BBC because they already had an Irish announcer…

The then BBC 2 Controller of Programmes told Wogan that there was no room for a man of his “particular talents and experience”.

# bbc - Monday 8 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie CIRA made statement to set themselves up as “the protectors of the people” Regency Hotel

CIRA made statement to set themselves up as “the protectors of the people”

The journalist who took CIRA’s statement regarding the Regency Hotel shootings says that “spectacular attack” was the group announcing themselves as being “back on the stage”.

# bbc - Monday 1 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie “The saddest day and the most rewarding day” – Fr Brian D’Arcy on his last visit with Wogan Last Goodbye

“The saddest day and the most rewarding day” – Fr Brian D’Arcy on his last visit with Wogan

“Alarm bells” began to ring for the star and his family around three weeks ago, his longtime friend said.

From The Daily Edge Everyone is sharing this lovely cartoon tribute to Terry Wogan Pudsey

# bbc - Sunday 31 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie “Your Majesty, I’ve never worked here”: Wogan’s legions of fans share memories of a unique broadcaster Gentleman

“Your Majesty, I’ve never worked here”: Wogan’s legions of fans share memories of a unique broadcaster

A cross-border national treasure with an “incredible command of language” – and an ambassador for generations of Irish people in Britain.

From TheJournal.ie Broadcaster Terry Wogan has died, aged 77 RIP

Broadcaster Terry Wogan has died, aged 77

The Limerick-born presenter was one of the best-loved radio and TV personalities in the UK and Ireland. He died following a short battle with cancer.

# bbc - Monday 18 January, 2016

Explosive report reveals secret evidence of suspected tennis match fixing

Investigation by BuzzFeed News and BBC rocks sport on the eve of the Australian Open.

# bbc - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Couple who won €43 million only checked ticket after friend told them to Lottery

Couple who won €43 million only checked ticket after friend told them to

David and Carol Martin have said they might use some of the money for the flood recovery effort.

# bbc - Sunday 10 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Everyone is raving about this 16-year-old Cork girl on The Voice UK last night Killed It

# bbc - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dozens of sexual assaults in German city on New Year’s Eve Cologne

Dozens of sexual assaults in German city on New Year’s Eve

As many as 1,000 men are thought to have been involved

From TheJournal.ie “That felt like Christmas day” – blind woman sees for first time in five years thanks to ‘bionic eye’ Vision On This post contains videos

“That felt like Christmas day” – blind woman sees for first time in five years thanks to ‘bionic eye’

Rhian Lewis has suffered from a degenerative eye disease since she was a young girl.

From TheJournal.ie Islamic State video suspect thought to be British man Siddhartha Dhar Execution Video

Islamic State video suspect thought to be British man Siddhartha Dhar

Born a Hindu, Siddhartha Dhar ran a bouncy castle company in London before converting to Islam, the BBC reports.

# bbc - Thursday 31 December, 2015

From Business ETC BBC website brought down by ‘large cyber attack’ Denial Of Service Attack

BBC website brought down by ‘large cyber attack’

The website is back online now.

# bbc - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here are 10 new TV series that you’ll be binge-watching in 2016 What To Watch

Here are 10 new TV series that you’ll be binge-watching in 2016

What we know so far about what to expect.

# bbc - Monday 21 December, 2015

From The Daily Edge The Apprentice ended last night and things were seriously tense The Final

The Apprentice ended last night and things were seriously tense

Life changing spoilers within.

# bbc - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Andy Murray wins BBC Sports Personality award

Michael O’Neill won the Coach of the Year award, while AP McCoy received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

# bbc - Tuesday 1 December, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “Suspicious vehicle” causes alert near BBC offices Evacuation

“Suspicious vehicle” causes alert near BBC offices

One reporter said that staff were not told to leave the newsroom.

# bbc - Saturday 28 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Alex Salmond told us why another independence referendum is inevitable On The March Again

Alex Salmond told us why another independence referendum is inevitable

The former Scottish first minister thinks it’s only a matter of time before there’s another Scottish independence referendum.

# bbc - Saturday 21 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Adele dressed as an Adele impersonator, and managed to fool other Adele impersonators No It's Jenny
From The Daily Edge Adele dressed as an Adele impersonator, and managed to fool other Adele impersonators No It's Jenny

# bbc - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This British party wants to ban Islam … and the word ‘racism’ Britain First

This British party wants to ban Islam … and the word ‘racism’

Obama is among those calling on people to not blame the Paris attacks on Muslims.

# bbc - Monday 2 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge Which Of These Ridiculous Things Actually Happened On Simply Nigella? Quiz
From TheJournal.ie Policemen in South Africa arrested after allegedly appearing on video shooting suspect dead Johannesburg

Policemen in South Africa arrested after allegedly appearing on video shooting suspect dead

The footage was released in a Sunday newspaper yesterday.

# bbc - Friday 30 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie BBC commentator comes under fire for Chinese accent Questionable

BBC commentator comes under fire for Chinese accent

Mitch Fenner made the gaff during the World Gymnastics Championships.

# bbc - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Walmart pulls controversial Arab and Israeli Halloween costumes Sheikh Fagin

Walmart pulls controversial Arab and Israeli Halloween costumes

Both costumes have been heavily criticised on social media.

# bbc - Friday 23 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UK phone company facing ransom demands not to release millions of customers’ financial details TalkTalk

UK phone company facing ransom demands not to release millions of customers’ financial details

The theft of data was reported to the Metropolitan Police on Wednesday.

# bbc - Thursday 15 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge One of the teams on The Apprentice tried to sell a salad for €12 Ah Here

One of the teams on The Apprentice tried to sell a salad for €12

Needless to say, it didn’t work out.

# bbc - Monday 12 October, 2015

Ferguson reveals reasons for keeping ‘amazing’ Cantona after kung-fu kick

The former Manchester United manager spoke about the incident during a BBC documentary which aired last night.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: BBC presenter shares powerful mastectomy video diary Recovery This post contains videos

WATCH: BBC presenter shares powerful mastectomy video diary

“This morning I had breast cancer. This evening I don’t!”

# bbc - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge The BBC might want to rethink this radio display World At What?!

# bbc - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Miss the BBC’s documentary on Wayne Rooney last night? Watch it here The Man Behind Goals This post contains videos

Miss the BBC’s documentary on Wayne Rooney last night? Watch it here

Gary Lineker speaks to the Manchester United and England captain and his family with input from the likes of Steven Gerrard, David Beckham, Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

# bbc - Thursday 1 October, 2015

From The Daily Edge 7 reasons why Nadiya MUST win the Great British Bake Off Gbbo

7 reasons why Nadiya MUST win the Great British Bake Off

Here be SPOILERS from last night’s episode, in case you haven’t caught up yet.

# bbc - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

BBC drop a bombshell by giving up its Open coverage to Sky Sports a year early

The broadcaster is looking to save money.

# bbc - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Rooney denies handing in Man United transfer request – but admits rift with Ferguson

The Man United captain is the subject of a new BBC documentary.

From The Daily Edge The Irish language was mangled on last night’s University Challenge Universally Challenged

# bbc - Sunday 27 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Corbyn repeats call for a united Ireland One Island

Jeremy Corbyn repeats call for a united Ireland

The Labour leader said, “it’s an aspiration that I have always gone along with”.

# bbc - Friday 25 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A BBC journalist was harassed on the street … while reporting on street harassment Irony
From The Daily Edge A BBC journalist was harassed on the street while reporting on street harassment…

# bbc - Thursday 24 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie In this small Caribbean town, some boys don’t grow penises until puberty Dominican Republic

In this small Caribbean town, some boys don’t grow penises until puberty

The unusual condition is caused by an enzyme deficiency.

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