The BBC’s hysteria-driven need to move towards social media is a decade too late and dropping Victoria Derbyshire was a decade too soon. A look at the new wave of BBC cuts
With 450 jobs going at BBC News as well as the Victoria Derbyshire Show, Head of News Output Gavin Allen explains it’s all part of a plan to get more people coming to the BBC for their news. A summary of an interview he did with Newswatch about the cuts, is here.
Check out the extraordinary creations of former Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy prop designer Mark Stevens
Sample folk singer Carson McHone’s sound as she sets off on her European tour
News stories were decided upon by computers during the election campaign. Here BBC Labs Editor Robert McKenzie explains more about what automation means for journalism
Stuart Wilson sits right at the heart of movie production capturing the dialogue of stars such as Tom Cruise, Brad Pitt and Daniel Craig. Here, Stuart speaks about the movie industry and gives a few on-set stories
Untarnished by consumerism, free of industry constraints, a film festival made for film lovers.
Enjoying film in the highlands - the Cromarty Film Festival
Kidnapped, tied-up and covered in fish guts and offal just before your wedding - a blackening
Unfolding the mystery of 19th century maps charting the secret lands of Tibet given to an army Major poisoned by his wife and passed to a Dundonian doctor who became a famous polymath