BBC uses old video of Boris Johnson at cenotaph instead of clip of wreath gaffe – The News

BBC uses old video of Boris Johnson at cenotaph instead of clip of wreath gaffe – The News

 The BBC has apologised for broadcasting a three-year-old clip of Boris Johnson at the cenotaph on Breakfast this morning  The old clip was used instead of footage from yesterday of the bungling Tory leader placing a poppy wreath upside down as the Queen watched  The broadcaster said: “This morning on the programme we incorrectly used […]

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Dogfights – WW1 Uncut – Dan Snow – BBC

Dogfights – WW1 Uncut – Dan Snow – BBC

In 1914 a new kind of Hero was born the fighter ace These men took to the air in Flimsy primitive aircraft and fought to the death Today, I’m going to find out what it’s like to be in the middle of a world war one dog fight I’m flying with the great war display […]

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‘Production error’ BBC apologises for wrong Boris Johnson Remembrance Day service clip

 The BBC has issued an apology after BBC Breakfast viewers asked the programme why they had aired an out-of-date clip which saw Prime Minister Boris Johnson laying a wreath earlier this morning   Today, the UK fell silent for the 101st Armistice Day since World War One to commemorate those who died in conflict   And during […]

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Why do people like sad music? Listen to 6 Minute English

Why do people like sad music? Listen to 6 Minute English

Sam: Hello. This is 6 Minute English, I’m Sam. Neil: And I’m Neil. Sam: Do you like sad music, Neil? Neil: Well, when I was younger and if I had a break-up with a girlfriend I would listen to sad songs, songs which reflected my mood. Sam: And do you still listen to those songs […]

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Can you “look” gay? | Live At The Apollo – BBC

Can you “look” gay? | Live At The Apollo – BBC

I moved back in with my parents about a year ago cos I got out of a relationship. Well, you don’t really move back into your parents’ for a good reason, do you? It’s not like, “Oh, I got a promotion at work, “so I thought Mummy and Daddy could do with some company.” It’s […]

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McStrike: Why unhappy workers walked out – BBC London

McStrike: Why unhappy workers walked out – BBC London

There is no way that I want my son to walk in a place like that and feel the way I feel when I go to work in the morning. These McDonald’s staff are unhappy about their pay so went on strike. Lewis has worked at the Crayford branch for seven years. I’m currently working […]

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How costumes are adapted from story to screen | His Dark Materials | BBC Trailers

How costumes are adapted from story to screen | His Dark Materials  | BBC Trailers

I think every costume on this show is incredibly thought about and impressive. It’s kind of a free for all because it’s this alternative world. It’s a real pleasure to have all these things designed and made. The clothes you wear determine the way people see you. It was interesting, the style of the show […]

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Learn to talk about learning a foreign language in 6 minutes!

Learn to talk about learning a foreign language in 6 minutes!

Rob: Hello and welcome to 6 Minute English – the show that brings you an interesting topic, authentic listening practice and vocabulary to help you improve your language skills. I’m Rob… Neil: Watashi no namae wa Neil desu. And that means ‘my name’s Neil’. Rob: So Neil, here’s a question for you – can you […]

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BBC uses old video of Boris Johnson at cenotaph instead of clip of wreath gaffe – Today News

BBC uses old video of Boris Johnson at cenotaph instead of clip of wreath gaffe – Today News

 The BBC has apologised for broadcasting a three-year-old clip of Boris Johnson at the cenotaph on Breakfast this morning  The old clip was used instead of footage from yesterday of the bungling Tory leader placing a poppy wreath upside down as the Queen watched  The broadcaster said: “This morning on the programme we incorrectly used […]

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What is a ‘social media influencer’?

What is a ‘social media influencer’?

Feifei: Hi Neil, you look stressed? Neil: Oh, not really. Just writing a script for The English We Speak. I’m a bit stuck. Feifei: What’s the phrase? Neil: Social media influencer. Feifei: Well, that’s easy. Neil: Maybe for someone young and trendy like you! Go on then, tell me. Feifei: Let me talk you through […]

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