BBC Parliament

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BBC Parliament is a British television channel from the BBC. Its remit is to make accessible to all the work of the parliamentary and legislative bodies of the United Kingdom and the European Parliament.Wikipedia

Editorial areaUK
Launched2 September 1998
Former namesThe Parliamentary Channel
Commons By Cable
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

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Postal address4 Millbank
Telephone+44 20 7973 6216
Official website

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Keith MacDougall Presenter
Peter Knowles Programme Director
Shirin Wheeler Presenter
Tessa Duggleby Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Amol Rajan Media Editor
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Richard Sharp Chairman
Tim Davie Director General

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