BBC full form is British Broadcasting Corporation. BBC is One of the renowned International news service. The BBC was started by John Reith on 18 October 1922. The BBC started as a radio but today the BBC provides you with news on every platform such as radio, newspaper, television and web portals.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster and its headquarter housed in Landon. BBC is the oldest broadcasting organization in the world and today BBC is providing employment more than 40,000 people.
From 95 years BBC is serving real and authentic news to the general public, so BBC is very popular in Hindi news world. There is a saying about the BBC that if you want the right news, listen to the BBC. The BBC website is also very popular on the Internet, millions of people visit the site and read the news.
- BBC was founded by John Reith and George Villiers in October 1922 and on 14 November 1922, it broadcasted its first daily broadcast from Marconi’s studio in London.
- In 1927, BBC got the Royal Charter and its name was changed from British Broadcasting Company to British Broadcasting Corporation.
- In November 1936, BBC started the television service at Alexandra Palace in London.
- During World War II it had to close the television services and it continued to inform and entertain on radio.
- In 1953, it broadcasted the Queen?s coronation. This event was watched by around 22 million people. This broadcast made people keener to have televisions which increased the sales of televisions.
- In June 1960, BBC opened its new Television Centre in West London which later became the headquarters of BBC.
- In 1997, BBC launched BBC online (bbc.co.uk) which became one of the most trusted websites of the world.
- In 2007, a ten-year charter was negotiated with government and the BBC trust became the governing body of BBC and it started expanding its online services.