BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
General information • BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) is a British public service broadcasting corporation. • It is the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees (about 23,000 staff). • Principal productioncentres: Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, London. • Headquarters: Broadcasting House,London, England, United Kingdom.
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History • BBC was founded on 18 October 1922 as the British Broadcasting Companyby the British General Post Office and a group of six telecommunications companies. • Experimental television broadcasts were started in 1932 using an electromechanical 30-line system developed by John Logie Baird. • Television broadcasting was suspended during the Second World War. • The European Broadcasting Union was formed on 12 February 1950, in Torquay with the BBC among the 23 founding broadcasting organisations. • In 2002, several television and radio channels were reorganised.
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BBC TV stations • BBC One • BBC Two • BBC Three • BBC Four • CBeebies • CBBC • BBC News • BBC Parliament • BBC HD • BBC Alba • BBC Sport
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BBC radio stations • BBC Radio 1 • BBC Radio 2 • BBC Radio 3 • BBC Radio 4 • BBC Radio 5 Live • BBC 1Xtra • BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra • BBC 6 Music • BBC Radio 7 • BBC Asian Network • BBC World Service
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