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  • William Rees-Mogg (1928 - 2012)
    William Rees-Mogg, Baron Rees-Mogg (14 July 1928 – 29 December 2012) was a British newspaper journalist who was the Editor of The Times from 1967 to 1981. In the late 1970s he served as High Sheriff ...
    Spike Milligan (1918 - 2002)
    Terence Alan Milligan KBE (16 April 1918 – 27 February 2002), known as Spike Milligan , was a British-Irish comedian, writer, poet, playwright and actor. The son of an Irish father and an English mot...
  • Ernie Wise (1925 - 1999)
    Ernest Wiseman , OBE (27 November 1925 – 21 March 1999), known by his stage name Ernie Wise , was an English comedian, best known as one half of the comedy duo Morecambe and Wise, who became a nation...
  • Eric Morecambe (1926 - 1984)
    John Eric Bartholomew , OBE (14 May 1926 – 28 May 1984), known by his stage name Eric Morecambe , was an English comedian who together with Ernie Wise formed the award-winning double act Morecambe an...
  • Eric Sykes, CBE (1923 - 2012)
    Eric Sykes From Wikipedia CBE (4 May 1923 – 4 July 2012) was an English radio, television and film writer, actor and director whose performing career spanned more than 50 years. He frequently wro...

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The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster. Its headquarters are at Broadcasting House in Westminster, London, and it is the world's oldest national broadcasting organisation and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees. It employs over 20,950 staff in total, 16,672 of whom are in public sector broadcasting. The total number of staff is 35,402 when part-time, flexible, and fixed-contract staff are included.

BBC newsreaders and journalists

Fiona Elizabeth Bruce

Sophie Jane Raworth

John Simpson

BBC television presenters

Sir David Attenborough

Sir Bruce Forsyth

Graham Norton

Dame Esther Louise Rantzen, DBE

Sir Terry Wogan, KBE

BBC radio

Graham Norton

Sir Terry Wogan, KBE

BBC sports presenters and reporters

Clare Balding, OBE

Gary Winston Lineker

Gabby Logan

Blue Peter presenters

BBC weather forecasters