Judging by the amount of correspondence in our inbox on the morning of July 22nd, a great number of people were very dismayed by the peculiar decision made by producers of BBC Radio 4′s ‘Today’ programme to invite Mira Bar Hillel to speak as a supposedly representative voice of “British-Israeli Jews” as she was introduced by presenter Sarah Montague. 673 more words
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On July 17th the BBC News website published an article titled “Three charged over Palestinian Mohammad Abu Khdair murder“.
The report relates to the fact that eleven days… 286 more words
“Sailing By” by Ronald Binge | Now, a particularly geeky entry, thanks to yesterday’s post. “Sailing By” is, more or less, a British institution. At a quarter before one every morning, BBC Radio 4 plays this song, as a sort of buffer between the program before, and the Shipping Forecast, a comprehensively entrancing weather report for those on the open seas. 139 more words
Last week we noted an item which appeared in the July 3rd edition of BBC Radio 4′s ‘Today’ programme and one of several additional items of interest from the same broadcast was a conversation between presenter John Humphrys and the BBC’s Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen which is available at around 1:09:12… 1,472 more words
Many readers have written in over the last few days in order to bring our attention to items of BBC content on a range of platforms and we would like to thank all those who took the time to help out, especially during such an intense period. 1,008 more words