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Tough Competition in 2012 Sports Personality of the Year Award

Yesterday, the BBC released its shortlist for 2012 Sports Personality of the Year. Predictably (and rightly), it almost entirely consists of London 2012 athletes: Bradley Wiggins (winner of the Tour De France and a London 2012 gold medal) Sir Chris … Continue reading

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What A Wonderful World Indeed

Watch this. David Attenborough speaking the lyrics to ‘What A Wonderful World’ set to images from some of his fabulous nature programmes. What a fantastic advert for the BBC, and more specifically, the BBC Natural History Unit. Well done Auntie!

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The End Of h2g2?

I’ve been a member of h2g2 for about seven years. It’s a BBC website based loosely on the Douglas Adams book The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy. The idea is to create a guide to life, the universe and everything. … Continue reading

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Good Samaritans

There was a very moving article on the BBC website recently. It was just before Christmas and it was the story of a real-life good samaritan. The article was about the kindness of a train conductor who helped a young … Continue reading

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