Broadcasting House

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Broadcasting House is the headquarters of the BBC, in Portland Place and Langham Place, London.wikipedia
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Broadcasting House is the headquarters of the BBC, in Portland Place and Langham Place, London.
Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London, and it is the world's oldest national broadcasting organisation and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees.

Portland Place

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Broadcasting House is the headquarters of the BBC, in Portland Place and Langham Place, London.
Named for the Third Duke of Portland, the unusually wide street is home to the BBC Broadcasting House, Chinese and Polish embassies, and the Royal Institute of British Architects.

BBC Radio 4

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The radio stations BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Extra and the BBC World Service transferred to refurbished studios within the building.
It broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history from the BBC's headquarters at Broadcasting House, London.

BBC London

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BBC London, BBC Arabic Television and BBC Persian Television are housed in the new wing, which also contains the reception area for BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra (the studios themselves are in the new extension to the main building).
The region's headquarters are situated in the new eastern extension of Broadcasting House.

BBC News

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The extension links the old building with the John Peel Wing, and includes a new combined newsroom for BBC News, with studios for the BBC News channel, BBC World News and other news programming. This houses the television and radio operations of BBC News, relocated from Television Centre and the BBC World Service relocated from Bush House on 12 July 2012.
BBC News' domestic, global and online news divisions are housed within the largest live newsroom in Europe, in Broadcasting House in central London.

BBC Radio 1Xtra

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BBC London, BBC Arabic Television and BBC Persian Television are housed in the new wing, which also contains the reception area for BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra (the studios themselves are in the new extension to the main building).
The station is broadcast from the 8th floor of New Broadcasting House, shared with Radio 1 and the Asian Network.

Langham Place, London

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Broadcasting House is the headquarters of the BBC, in Portland Place and Langham Place, London.
There are several major buildings on Langham Place, including All Souls Church, Broadcasting House, and the Langham Hotel.

BBC Radio 1

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BBC London, BBC Arabic Television and BBC Persian Television are housed in the new wing, which also contains the reception area for BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra (the studios themselves are in the new extension to the main building).
Documentaries like John Peel's "Lost in Music" which looked at the influence that the use of drugs have had over popular musicians received critical acclaim but were slated inside Broadcasting House.

BBC World Service

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The radio stations BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Extra and the BBC World Service transferred to refurbished studios within the building. This houses the television and radio operations of BBC News, relocated from Television Centre and the BBC World Service relocated from Bush House on 12 July 2012.
The Service broadcasts from Broadcasting House in London, which is also headquarters of the Corporation.

BBC Radio 2

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Many of the BBC's national radio stations are also broadcast from the building, with the exception of BBC Radio 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra which have moved to Salford Quays, and BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 6 Music which moved to new studios in nearby Wogan House in 2006 to make way for the renovation.
Radio 2 broadcasts throughout the UK on FM between 88.1 and 90.2MHz from studios in Wogan House, adjacent to Broadcasting House in central London.

BBC Radio

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Many of the BBC's national radio stations are also broadcast from the building, with the exception of BBC Radio 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra which have moved to Salford Quays, and BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 6 Music which moved to new studios in nearby Wogan House in 2006 to make way for the renovation.
All of the BBC's national radio stations (with the exception of 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra which broadcast from MediaCityUK in Salford) broadcast from bases in London, usually in or near to Broadcasting House in Marylebone.

George Val Myer

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George Val Myer designed the building in collaboration with the BBC's civil engineer, M. T. Tudsbery.
George Valentine S. Myer (1883, Hereford – 1959, London) was an English architect and portrait painter appointed by the British Broadcasting Corporation to design one of the first purpose built broadcast buildings in the world, Broadcasting House, Langham Place, London completed in 1932.

BBC News (TV channel)

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The extension links the old building with the John Peel Wing, and includes a new combined newsroom for BBC News, with studios for the BBC News channel, BBC World News and other news programming.
The channel is based at and broadcasts from Broadcasting House in the West End of London.

BBC Arabic Television

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BBC London, BBC Arabic Television and BBC Persian Television are housed in the new wing, which also contains the reception area for BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra (the studios themselves are in the new extension to the main building).
The service is based in the Peel Wing of Broadcasting House in London.

BBC Persian Television

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BBC London, BBC Arabic Television and BBC Persian Television are housed in the new wing, which also contains the reception area for BBC Radio 1 and BBC Radio 1Xtra (the studios themselves are in the new extension to the main building).
The channel broadcasts live from studio 44D, a green screen studio in BBC Broadcasting House, London, for nine hours every day (13:30-22:30 GMT, 17:00-02:00 Tehran time).

BBC Radio 3

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The radio stations BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Extra and the BBC World Service transferred to refurbished studios within the building.
BBC Radio 3 broadcasts from studios inside the 1930s wing of Broadcasting House in central London.

Raymond McGrath

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The interiors were the work of Raymond McGrath, an Australian-Irish architect.
Setting up practice in London in 1930, McGrath's first commission was to design the interiors for Broadcasting House in Portland Place, London.

BBC Radio 6 Music

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Many of the BBC's national radio stations are also broadcast from the building, with the exception of BBC Radio 5 Live and 5 Live Sports Extra which have moved to Salford Quays, and BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 6 Music which moved to new studios in nearby Wogan House in 2006 to make way for the renovation.
In March 2006, BBC 6 Music moved from Broadcasting House to new studios in the adjacent Wogan House (then called Western House) to allow the regeneration of Broadcasting House.

BBC Asian Network

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The station has production centres in London (Broadcasting House) and Birmingham (The Mailbox).

Henry Hall (bandleader)

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On 15 March 1932 the first musical programme was given by the bandleader Henry Hall and the BBC Dance Orchestra.
At 5.15pm each weekday, Hall's radio programme from Broadcasting House gathered a huge following across the nation.

Bush House

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This houses the television and radio operations of BBC News, relocated from Television Centre and the BBC World Service relocated from Bush House on 12 July 2012.
The BBC World Service is now housed in Broadcasting House in Portland Place.

Portland stone

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The main building is in Art Deco style, with a facing of Portland stone over a steel frame.
More recent projects include the BBC Broadcasting House in London, which won the "New Build (Modern Non-Load-bearing Stone) Award" in the 2006 Natural Stone Awards.

Right to light

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There were two areas where right of ancient lights would cause height restrictions.
The design and construction of Broadcasting House in the early 1930s was also affected by locals declaring their right to ancient lights.

Global (TV series)

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Global, styled also as Global with Matthew Amroliwala (as of 8 September 2014), is a news programme on BBC World News that premiered on 14 January 2013 with the relaunch of the channel from Broadcasting House.

BBC News at One

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On Monday 18 March 2013 at 1 pm, following the BBC News Channel's final broadcast from Television Centre, the first news programme from Broadcasting House was aired: the BBC News at One, on BBC One and the BBC News Channel.
On 18 March 2013, the programme moved to Broadcasting House, along with the BBC News channel and the other BBC One bulletins, and began broadcasting in high-definition.