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An unrivalled reputation for speaking the truth

Published 14 November 2022

A run-through of the history of the BBC World Service

Time in Broadcasting: Automatic time switching of BBC External Service programmes

Published 21 October 2022

Part two of a series on how time is measured and broadcast by the BBC

BBC Transcription Service

Published 10 June 2022

Behind the scenes of a vital but barely known part of the External Services

Albania on the blink

Published 12 July 2018

The Guardian mourns the closure of the BBC Albanian Service in 1967

Czechoslovakia – a distraction?

Published 9 April 2018

Did the BBC’s External Services help, hinder or just inform the revolution in Prague in 1968?

A member of the Transdiffusion Broadcasting System
Liverpool, Wednesday 30 November 2022