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The Great British Bake Off breaks records for Channel 4 after 1 million viewers watch the show on catch up

The first episode of the new Channel 4 series of the Great British Bake Off has broken records for the broadcaster after 1.1 million people streamed …

BBC Breakfast’s Dan Walker had to correct this awkward subtitle error

Whoever wrote these subtitles had something else on their mind…<p>Live-subtitling is pretty perilous work, as the viewers of BBC Breakfast discovered …

Royal Family

What would a world without the BBC look like?

When the BBC sacked Jeremy Clarkson, a dedicated social worker I know in south London found it a useful topical example to explain to her young …

The Guardian view on the BBC: a contract with the people, not the government | Editorial

A stronger connection with its viewers, more effective regulation and longer charter periods are essential in the fight to protect the BBC against unscrupulous government interference<p>There is a quiet, charming comedy programme on BBC4 called Detectorists. It is written and directed by Mackenzie …

Doctor Foster review – the gleefully mad melodrama is back

Suranne Jones as a magnificently galvanised Gemma returns to wreak more havoc in BBC1’s joyous revenge drama. Plus, Brian Cox dashes round The 21st-Century Race for Space<p>The joy of the second series of <b>Doctor Foster</b>(BBC1) is that we now know it is not aiming for gritty drama and failing, but aiming …

BBC Three will tackle low pay and zero hours contracts in factual drama Killed by my Debt

Following in the footsteps of BBC Three's hard-hitting <i>Murdered</i>... strand of TV series, the channel has today confirmed the commissioning of another …

BBC and Channel 4 clash in hilariously sassy Twitter squabble

We all thought there was a little bit of bad blood between Channel 4 and the BBC after <i>The Great British Bake Off</i> hopped between the broadcasters.<p>Now …

Advice from BBC News and Trinity Mirror for introducing debunking into the newsroom

How newsrooms big and small can start identifying and exposing fake claims, misinformation and hoaxes

Journalism

Lights, camera, inaction – could Brexit hurt the British film production boom?

With Hollywood dollars pouring in and the pound weakening, business looks good in the short term. But millions in EU funding could disappear after exit<p>The British film production boom, from blockbusters including the new <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy to smaller domestic flicks and European co-productions, has …

The Great British Bake Off first episode scores ratings high for Channel 4

The Great British Bake Off's debut on Channel 4 served up one of the biggest audiences in the station's 35-year history, new figures reveal.<p>Full …

Facebook claims it can reach more young people than exist in UK, US and other countries

Social media company’s advertising data doesn’t tally with census data for millennial and other demographics to the tune of millions of people<p>Facebook claims that it can reach more millennials and people in other demographics than actually exist in the UK, US, Australia, Ireland and France, …