Results tagged “BBC”
TV presenter David Dimbleby is dropping anchor in Greenwich as part of a series of events at the National Maritime Museum to accompany his major new series.
Made in partnership with NMM, Britain And The Sea (BBC), which began on Sunday, explores the British coastline and sees the 75-year-old presenter set sail on his boat Rocket to hear stories of the maritime nation.
Strictly Come Dancing Live is coming to The O2 this weekend. We asked SCD fan Lucia Blash why she's so excited
1 Smitten with Smith
Forget Artem! Louis is the man. With his ripped muscles, snakey hips and those dreamy puppy dog eyes, there was always only ever going to be one winner: Olympic silver medalist Louis Smith. His perfect recreation of that lift from Dirty Dancing, with dance partner Flavia Cacace, will go down in SCD history.
Police have reported a positive response to the Crimewatch programme featuring the attempted murder of a Russian banker on the steps of his Canary Wharf apartments.
Viewers to the BBC programme saw CCTV footage of the suspect as well as a reconstruction of the attack which left German Gorbuntsov fighting for his life and under police guard in hospital.
• The BBC reports that Prime Minister David Cameron has said that Barclays Bank management has "serious questions" to answer over how it manipulated banking lending rates.
The Wharf-based bank was fined £290m ($450m) after an investigation into claims that several banks manipulated the Libor rate at which they lend to each other, with a consequent impact on customers.
• BBC business reporter Jorn Madlien reports from Canary Wharf Motorexpo about the challenges facing the motor industry, including a shortage of cash and talent.
SMMT chief executive Paul Everitt tells him: "By achieving competitive funding for UK businesses, the UK can take a larger share of the components market."