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#BBC

# bbc - Thursday 30 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Apprentice star found dead aged 27 RIP

The Apprentice star found dead aged 27

Stuart Baggs made his name on the BBC show.

# bbc - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This BBC breakfast presenter just said ‘c**t’ live on air Hard And Hairy
From The Daily Edge The most University Challenge person ever was on telly last night Return Of The Jedi

The most University Challenge person ever was on telly last night

Yuroslav Sky Walker, at your service.

# bbc - Saturday 18 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This golf caddie’s hipster moustache is bringing the internet much joy Tache On

This golf caddie’s hipster moustache is bringing the internet much joy

We might have found golf’s very first hipster.

# bbc - Monday 6 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge So is Jarvis Cocker an economist now? Referendum 2000

So is Jarvis Cocker an economist now?

He came from Greece, he had a thirst for knowledge…

# bbc - Monday 29 June, 2015

RTÉ loses broadcasting rights to the Summer Olympics from 2020

Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.

From TheJournal.ie Jeremy Clarkson: I’m so sorry Top Gear ended like this The Last Goodbye

Jeremy Clarkson: I’m so sorry Top Gear ended like this

The final episode of the show, as we currently know it, aired last night.

# bbc - Thursday 25 June, 2015

From The Daily Edge This guy realised he was on live TV and hammed it up for all he’s worth Gurn Baby Gurn

This guy realised he was on live TV and hammed it up for all he’s worth

Wouldn’t you do the same? Wouldn’t you?

Alberto Salazar denies allegations: ‘I will never permit doping’

Mo Farah’s coach has vehemently denied what he describes as “false statements”.

# bbc - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR* Radio Gaga

RTÉ makes better radio than the BBC and NPR*

*According to a prestigious New York festival.

# bbc - Friday 19 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie UK doctor and two nurses charged with manslaughter of woman who travelled from Ireland for abortion Courts

UK doctor and two nurses charged with manslaughter of woman who travelled from Ireland for abortion

The 32-year-old woman was 22 weeks pregnant when she died after suffering post-surgery complications.

# bbc - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole An Unpleasant Time

Stephen Hawking explains what would happen if Dara Ó Briain jumped in a Black Hole

(Presumably, the advice applies to everyone.)

Remember BBC’s Italia 90 opening credits? Here’s the incredible story behind them Italia 90 Week This post contains videos

Remember BBC’s Italia 90 opening credits? Here’s the incredible story behind them

How Pavarotti and opera became a memorable part of the 1990 World Cup.

# bbc - Monday 15 June, 2015

‘This isn’t women’s sport v men’s sport. It’s about humanity and improving all of our lives’

BBC broadcaster Clare Balding is using her profile to promote gender equality in sport.

# bbc - Saturday 13 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Who was The Stig’s favourite star in a reasonably-priced car? Swearing Galore This post contains videos

Who was The Stig’s favourite star in a reasonably-priced car?

Ben Collins reveals some of his best Top Gear moments.

# bbc - Friday 12 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie An open casting for extras in BBC’s Ripper Street will be held in Dublin next week On The Telly

An open casting for extras in BBC’s Ripper Street will be held in Dublin next week

Looking like a Victorian-era criminal is probably a bonus.

# bbc - Monday 8 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘He didn’t punch me’: The Stig talks meeting Jeremy Clarkson for the first time in years No Fracas To See Here This post contains videos

‘He didn’t punch me’: The Stig talks meeting Jeremy Clarkson for the first time in years

Ben Collins also tells us what he thinks of Chris Evans taking over as Top Gear host.

# bbc - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Sports Film Of The Week: Catch Me If You Can

This BBC Panorama doc has sparked fresh controversy around the methods of high-profile athletics coach Alberto Salazar.

# bbc - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie BBC trying to woo back Richard Hammond and James May in ‘multimillion pound deal’ Top Gear

# bbc - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Stephen Hawking tells Dara O’Briain: ‘I would consider assisted suicide’ Personal Interview

Stephen Hawking tells Dara O’Briain: ‘I would consider assisted suicide’

The physicist said last year that he had once tried to end his life – after a ‘tracheostomy’ operation to fit a breathing tube.

# bbc - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they’re frequently asked Take A Break

What do you do in bed? Trans people answer questions they’re frequently asked

The questions range from the mundane to the bizarre to the downright rude.

# bbc - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 17 times Never Mind the Buzzcocks was just perfect Bye Buzzcocks

17 times Never Mind the Buzzcocks was just perfect

We’ll miss it :(

# bbc - Thursday 21 May, 2015

From Business ETC The company behind Grand Theft Auto is suing the BBC Law Suit-tos

The company behind Grand Theft Auto is suing the BBC

Rockstar Games say it’s taking action against the BBC for trademark infringement.

# bbc - Thursday 14 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A BBC reporter just accidentally called Nigel Farage a c**t live on air Slip Up
From The Daily Edge A BBC reporter just accidentally called Nigel Farage a c**t live on air

# bbc - Friday 8 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge BBC made a pretty spectacular typo during its election coverage last night Renfrewshite

# bbc - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Watch this 92-year-old woman fly a Spitfire war plane Nostalgia

Watch this 92-year-old woman fly a Spitfire war plane

Joy Lofthouse was a pilot during the Second World War.

# bbc - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

BBC loses its Football League rights – but people are mainly worried about Manish

Can anyone tell us where to find Channel 5 on the tellybox?

From Business ETC Top Gear could be in trouble for using the word ‘pikey’ Track Record

Top Gear could be in trouble for using the word ‘pikey’

Ofcom is investigating after a complaint was made by the Traveller Movement.

# bbc - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie LISTEN: BBC presenter ‘made a mistake’ by revealing he’s an atheist on air Stephen From Dungannon

# bbc - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Keith Harris, Orville the Duck ventriloquist, dies aged 67 RIP

Keith Harris, Orville the Duck ventriloquist, dies aged 67

Tributes have been paid to the children’s entertainer who had his own show on the BBC.

# bbc - Monday 27 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE Feck It Anyway

This Father Ted writer is not one bit happy with RTE

Graham Linehan has had a massive pop at the national broadcaster on Twitter…

# bbc - Friday 24 April, 2015

From Business ETC Richard Hammond is sticking with his boys and walking away from Top Gear Bros Before Shows

Richard Hammond is sticking with his boys and walking away from Top Gear

The presenter says he’s ‘not about to quit his mates’.

From TheJournal.ie NI Health Minister draws links between gay relationships and child abuse Jim Wells

NI Health Minister draws links between gay relationships and child abuse

The MLA has since withdrawn his comments and apologised.

# bbc - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie James May has officially left Top Gear Outta Here

James May has officially left Top Gear

With executive producer Andy Wilman tonight also quitting the show, it seems Top Gear will have a very different feel going forward.

# bbc - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

From Business ETC ‘Man do cars, woman do cake’ – Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours Sexist Backlash

‘Man do cars, woman do cake’ – Death threats for Sue Perkins amid Top Gear rumours

The presenter says some people have suggested they want her ‘burned alive’.

From The Daily Edge Sue Perkins has taken a break from Twitter after Top Gear death threats Top Gear Saga

Sue Perkins has taken a break from Twitter after Top Gear death threats

The next stage in the never ending Top Gear saga.

# bbc - Friday 10 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Surprise – now Clarkson has pulled out of Have I Got News For You Where Will It End

Surprise – now Clarkson has pulled out of Have I Got News For You

All of two days after the news emerged that he was set to host the satirical quiz.

# bbc - Saturday 4 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads Monkey Business

These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads

Scientists have observed the behaviour in the rhesus macaque species.

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