Tag: BBC

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MasterChef’s ‘ambitious’ Salford finalist who has had an exceptional competition

Salford resident Ioan Jones is in the last five of this year’s Masterchef competition and the final will be broadcast nationally […]

Members of Manchester Rise Up holding their protest sign. (Picture by Mel Cionco)

“We are going to keep coming, and the BBC has another thing coming if they think this is going away” – Activists gather in Media City

Activists from Manchester Trans Rise UP protested last Saturday in Salford’s Media City to speak out against the BBC’s handling […]

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MediaCityUK economic success found to be strongly linked to the presence of the BBC

A new report has found that more than 10,000 jobs have been created in the digital sector in Salford, following […]

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Move over London! Key BBC jobs set to move up North to Salford

Salford is set to benefit from key BBC departments and staffing moving up north in a “top-to-bottom” transformation. All 22,000 BBC […]

“It’s always been in me; I’ve always been a bit of a drama queen” – In conversation with Salford graduate Lynn Roden

“It’s always been in me; I’ve always been a bit of a drama queen” – In conversation with Salford graduate Lynn Roden

Actor Lynn Roden is no stranger to cameras and the big stage with her long line of roles from Coronation […]

Meet the Salford students who have made it as BBC Radio One hosts

Meet the Salford students who have made it as BBC Radio One hosts

A Salford student and two Salford University graduates have been chosen from thousands of  applicants to host their own BBC Radio […]

Joanne and her pupils at Tapathon 2019 where they met some familiar faces.

Local Dance Leader Raising Money for Children in Need by Taking Part in Tapathon 2020

A Salford dance class teacher, who has been doing plenty of work to try and get people moving during lockdown, […]