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BBC News

BBC News is Britain's most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day. It is a fast, live and accurate news service that gives context and analysis to the important stories of the day both within the UK and f

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How to Watch: BBC News


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Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations.

media.info: For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the media.info link icon media.info BBC News page.

Official site: See the www.bbc.co.uk link icon BBC News website.

From Wikipedia: edit History BBC News 24 was originally available only to analogue cable television subscribers. This coverage was improved in 1998 with the advent of digital television in the United Kingdom allowing satellite and digital terrestrial television viewers to also view the service. Initially it was difficult to obtain a digital satellite or terrestrial receiver without a subscription to Sky or ONdigital respectively, but now the channel forms an important part of the Freeview package of channels. - en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia.org link icon read more about BBC News on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

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How is the free channel paid for?

The £61.1m BBC News channel budget is funded by the £3,596m Television Licence Fee, and represents 1.7% of all BBC spending.

Is the channel live, pre-recorded, new content or repeats?

The BBC News channels is a live broadcast, with some pre-recorded shows in the weekend schedule, which are pre-empted when there is serious breaking news.

What's the channel's unique selling point?

The most popular television news channel in the UK from the most respected and trusted news broadcaster.

The programme schedule

Shares with BBC One for Breakfast (6am-8:30am) another main daily bulletins (1pm, 6pm, 10pm). The rest of the daytime schedule is a combination of rolling news (back-to-back bulletins) and breaking news (live events), with mainly rolling news overnight.

The bits to avoid

As a single UK-wide channel, there is no TV regional news service, but a text round-up can be found by pressing the Red Button.

Comments
Tuesday, 29 January 2013
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ramesh
1:12 PM

sir i am from india. i want to receive bbc tv news free to air . how can i receive? could u help me the procedure.

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Monday, 15 July 2013
Thursday, 29 August 2013
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Miketf
10:36 AM

Hi, new to freeview - (Waltham transmitter)
On BBC News24 using cable it switches to East midlands News & Weather / Traffic
Now on FreeView all we get is London?
Is there anyway to get East Midlands news on BBC 24 News???


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MikeB
2:49 PM

Miketf: As far as I'm aware, the 'local' news for News 24 is London. If you want East Midlands, then its BBC1.

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Friday, 6 September 2013
Briantist
3:42 PM

MikeB: There is no local news on BBC News. When it's the sustaining feed (such as on BBC One HD) it has extra sports updates.

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Briantist's 38,757 posts Owner Owner GB
Tuesday, 28 January 2014
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Noor Aqa
3:54 AM

I thank bbc news and history program mes I am very interested in your channel and always listen to your programmes. bbc is the best.

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Monday, 10 March 2014
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Rob
1:16 PM

Heres the link on scrapping tv licence to pay tv.

BBC report 'proposes scrapping licence fee' - Telegraph

its not going to happen till 2020

so they say i bet its gossip rather facts

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Rob's 17 posts GB
Briantist
1:25 PM

Rob: "However, on Saturday night the BBC denied the claim."

Seems that it's not even "gossip".

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Briantist's 38,757 posts Owner Owner GB

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