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BBC to open Future Media doors as it launches 2015 recruitment drive

BBC to open Future Media doors as it launches 2015 recruitment drive

BBC Future Media has launched a recruitment drive for a "wide variety of roles" as it announced it will be showing off its work at an open evening in …

BBC Children’s boss Godwin to leave next year

BBC Children’s boss Godwin to leave next year

Joe Godwin, who led BBC Children’s move to MediaCityUK is to step down next year, to become director of BBC Academy in Birmingham. The BBC will …

Children in Need to be based at MediaCityUK

Children in Need to be based at MediaCityUK

BBC Children in Need has announced that it is moving from London to MediaCityUK next year. This will see the arrival of 50 members of staff and the …

Sinead Rocks named as new controller of BBC Learning

Sinead Rocks named as new controller of BBC Learning

Sinead Rocks has been appointed controller of BBC Learning, based at MediaCityUK. Rocks had been the acting controller since Marach, when Saul Nassé …

TV and film

Carbon Digital appoints former Juice Games founder

Carbon Digital, which is based at The Landing has appointed Colin Bell as its non-executive director. Bell was the founder of Juice Games and remains the non-executive chairman of Nomad Games. The visual effects firm has made the move, following a year which has seen its annual …

First MediaCityUK tenant Mediasmiths shuts down UK operations

First MediaCityUK tenant Mediasmiths shuts down UK operations

Mediasmiths, one of the first tenants at MediaCityUK has put its UK division into voluntary liquidation, closing its Salford and London offices with immediate effect.   The firm was involved at the concept stages with Peel, designing its shared media infrastructure. While …