Tag: BBC

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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, […]

Hollywood hits Eccles Town Centre as new Tracy Beaker CBBC show begins filming

Hollywood hits Eccles Town Centre as new Tracy Beaker CBBC show begins filming

Filming for a new CBBC series “My Mum Tracy Beaker” has started rolling in Eccles town centre this week. Eccles […]

Match action in front of empty stands during the Coral Challenge Cup Final at Wembley Stadium, London. (Image: Mike Egerton/PA Wire/PA Images).

Red Devils’ Challenge Cup Final watched by highest TV audience since 2012

Salford Red Devils’ game against Leeds Rhinos at the weekend was the most-watched Coral Challenge Cup Final by a domestic […]

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Second image credit:  Ian West

Christopher Eccleston relishes The A Word’s return

First image credit: Super Festivals / CC BY (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0) Second image credit: Ian West Salford actor Christopher Eccleston returns to […]

Director & Playwright Jessica Parsons as Mary. Credit: Camilo Ribadeneira

“I wanted to make something wonderful out of nothing” – Salford graduate film set to debut

The Salford alumni film is set to debut later this month bringing us into a world of pastel colours, pretty curls and seemingly perfect smiles.