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The BBC:  Something’s Got to Give

The BBC: Something’s Got to Give

Following the news that the licence fee will be frozen for two years, Robin Parker looks at where the BBC goes from here. It’s rapidly becoming less a tactic than a matter of policy: whenever they’re in for a kicking, this government initiates Operation Bash the Beeb....

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Bodies: Jed Mercurio’s true masterpiece.

Bodies: Jed Mercurio’s true masterpiece.

You could argue it wasn't until the second series of Line Of Duty that people started to talk of the genius of writer Jed Mercurio. By the third series, which ended with Vicky Mclure's Kate Flemming firing a gun from a moving lorry, people were truly under Mercurio's...

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What were the top shows over Christmas?

What were the top shows over Christmas?

There's a lot made of Christmas listings, some people told me they watched less on TV this Christmas and more on catchup. A new report from the BBC outlines the most watched programmes over the festive period and highlights that Smart TV's that connect to BBC iPlayer...

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Car share breaks iPlayer records

Car share breaks iPlayer records

Peter Kay’s brand-new comedy series Car Share, which premiered in full on BBC iPlayer from 24 to 28 April, saw comedy fans flock in the millions with 2.8m requests to date. This makes Peter Kay’s Car Share BBC iPlayer’s most successful series to premiere as a box-set...

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