Dimbleby


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Dimbleby

(ˈdɪmbəlbɪ)
n
(Biography) Richard. 1913–65, British broadcaster
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They will be involved in making editorial and panel management decisions and will take on research and production roles working closely with Mr Dimbleby.
The BBC commentary by Richard Dimbleby would set the tone for all subsequent state events for the next half-century.
DAVID Dimbleby has been slated for his "disrespectful" coverage of the Golden Jubilee.
Ask The Prime Minister will be screened in a prime-time slot next month and is to be presented by Jonathan Dimbleby.
VETERAN broadcaster Jonathan Dimbleby has admitted taking cocaine and cannabis.
DAME JUDI DENCH (The College of St Barnabas), DAME VERA LYNN (The Dame Vera Lynn Trust for Children with Cerebral Palsy), JANET STREET-PORTER, SIR MICHAEL PARKINSON, HONOR BLACKMAN, TONY ROBINSON, IMELDA STAUNTON, JANET ELLIS (Maggie's Cancer Caring Centres), DAVID DIMBLEBY (Chair, Dimbleby Cancer Care), JONATHAN DIMBLEBY (Vice-Chair & Chair of Research Fund, Dimbleby Cancer Care), EDWINA CURRIE (Elizabeth Finn Care), FERN BRITTON (NSPCC), GREG WISE (NSPCC), RICHARD WILSON (Magpie Dance)
Dimbleby told the Radio Times that the popularity of programmes delving into the nation's past suggests that people are hungry to know more because the school curriculum has failed to deliver on history.
Seven Ages of Britain (BBC1, 9pm) David Dimbleby looks genuinely moved at times during tonights programme, for instance when he opens the draw holding the silk coat worn by King Charles I, when he was executed in 1649.
Even David Dimbleby, who was supposed to be impartial, played the role of ringleader.
It is particularly fitting for him to give the lecture now, 20 years after his father, the Duke of Edinburgh, gave his own Dimbleby Lecture.
The popular show, which is hosted by TV presenter and journalist David Dimbleby, will be recorded in front of a live audience in the Playhouse's Courtyard Theatre tomorrow from 8.
David Dimbleby will anchor Election Night on BBC2 joined by Jeremy Paxman, Fiona Bruce and Peter Snow.