Foxtel is to launch the BBC
Earth documentary channel as part of a content refresh for the 24-year relationship between the Australian pay-TV operator and BBC Studios.
Only three other series have run for longer, all on the BBC
, Panorama, Sports Personality of the Year and The Sky at Night.
Tribune News Network DOHA BBC Studios, a global content company and commercial subsidiary of the BBC
Group, signed a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with beIN MEDIA GROUP, one of the world's leading entertainment and sports groups and owner of MIRAMAX studios on Thursday.
BBC World News and BBC.com, the BBC
's commercially funded international 24-hour English news platforms, are owned and operated by BBC Global News Ltd.
And it has been such a success it had more than 9.5 million requests to view the series on BBC iPlayer - the highest ever number recorded for any non-network show on the BBC
BBC iPlayer is an internet streaming service on a catch up platform available on mobile phones, tablets, laptops, computers and smart televisions from the BBC
's Line Of Duty also earned three nominations, including best actress for Thandie Newton.
The concert also features Michael Berkeley's Concerto for Orchestra, a three-movement work first performed by BBC NOW at the BBC
Proms in 2005, dedicated to the late Richard Hickox (former Principal Conductor for BBC NOW from 2000-2006).
has agreed only a one-year deal to show this week's US PGA - and Peter Alliss will be commentating on the events from a studio in Salford.
Sandie, who is a BBC Weather Watcher, was invited to meet up with the BBC
Breakfast weather expert as part of a live outside broadcast.
Trust's former chairman delivered a robust defence of the BBC
in which he also criticised Culture Secretary John Whittingdale and sections of the press.