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MediaCityUK is driving a major change in the broadcasting sector

MediaCityUK is driving a major change in the broadcasting sector

The success of MediaCityUK is encouraging more people to head to Manchester and Salford, rather than London to progress their careers. That’s …

More than 77m people logged on to BBC Sport in June

More than 77m people logged on to BBC Sport in June

June has been the busiest month on record for BBC Sport, with 77.5m unique browsers, beating the previous record, which was set during the London …

Growth of MediaCityUK fuels Salford house price surge

Growth of MediaCityUK fuels Salford house price surge

Property prices in Salford are rising faster than anywhere else in the country – and experts say it’s down to the continued growth of …

BBC R&D uses Commonwealth Games to showcase “the future of broadcasting”

BBC R&D uses Commonwealth Games to showcase “the future of broadcasting”

BBC research and development, much of which is based at MediaCityUK, is to trial a range of new technology during the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. …

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Naga Munchetty to replace Susanna Reid on BBC Breakfast

Naga Munchetty to replace Susanna Reid on BBC Breakfast

Naga Munchetty is to replace Susanna Reid as a presenter on BBC Breakfast. The 39-year-old will present the MediaCityUK-based show alongside Charlie Stayt from Thursday to Saturday, with main hosts Louise Minchin and Bill Turnbull presenting from Monday to Wednesday. Munchetty …

BBC to move over 200 more jobs to MediaCityUK

BBC to move over 200 more jobs to MediaCityUK

The BBC is to move a further 200-plus jobs to MediaCityUK. The corporation has announced that around 120 Future Media and 102 Technology roles will move to Salford during 2015, adding to the 3,000-plus BBC staff already based on the campus. Peter Salmon, Director England, said: …