Arrow Media’s Tom Brisley and Sky Studio’s Jane Millichip

Gallery: Broadcast 60th anniversary party

Click to view images from this month’s event held at London’s Smiths of Smithfields

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The big stories: 2000-2004

Twenty years of splashes and scoops

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The Brits making waves across the pond

Transatlantic success stories from NBC’s Paul Telegdy to Ozy Media’s Jana Bennett

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John de Mol: fear is undermining hunt for hits

The next generation of breakout formats will only emerge from risk-taking, says John de Mol

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UK ratings 2006 - 2019: the changing shape of audiences

Stephen Price explores the decline of the soaps, but finds a raft of old entertainment juggernauts still going strong

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Linear: how long has it got?

With youngsters deserting traditional TV schedules, is the industry hurtling towards an on-demand-only future?

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Nicole Taylor & Sarah Phelps on the pleasure and pain of writing

Scriptwriters discuss their love/hate relationship with the creative process and why panic is an essential part of the job

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The BBC: what next?

From iPlayer rights and SVoD rivals to fragmented audiences and IP delivery, Tara Conlan surveys the corporation’s challenges

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Capturing data in a VoD world

How do Barb’s plans for the future of audience measurement stack up?

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Charlotte Moore: making the BBC fit for the future

Three key principles will guide us as we face the challenges ahead

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Andy Harries: how SVoDs changed everything

Streamers transformed the sector, but PSBs can still punch above their weight

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B60: Healthy picture for visual effects

Tim Dams looks at how the sector went from cottage industry to global leader

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Writers on writers: Paula Milne and Danny Brocklehurst compare notes

How the rise of the streamers and binge-watching has affected the way they write

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Jane Millichip: there’s no ‘norm’ in drama funding

Producers need to be agile as models evolve and new players emerge

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The big stories: 2011-2017

Phone-hacking to bun fights

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Meet my mentor

Leading industry figures reveal the people who have been the biggest inspiration in their careers

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Master craftsmen in conversation

Russell T Davies and Jack Thorne discuss the rules they set themselves and the people who have inspired them

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The demise of the big beasts

Conor Dignam reflects on how the PSBs have ceded power and big personalities eased out

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David Olusoga: other industries put TV to shame

Diversity has suffered for years as sector has rested on its liberal laurels, says David Olusoga

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Gazing into the past and future

Genuinely distinctive content is best response to a host of challenges

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SJ Clarkson: ‘I want to make the mundane beautiful’

One of the most sought-after TV directors talks to Jesse Whittock about how she develops a show’s vocabulary

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Tony Hall: BBC to harness people power

Director general seeks to avert damaging licence fee deal by getting the public involved

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Sharon Horgan: ‘Abandoning ideas feels like sacrilege’

The Catastrophe writer and Merman co-founder tells Robin Parker about her creative juggling act

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Tackling diversity head-on

Lenny Henry quizzes Tom Watson MP over Labour’s plans to improve representation

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First steps on a long journey

While broadcasters have made some progress towards being more inclusive on and off screen, diversity experts say many challenges still lie ahead

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A helping hand into the industry

Broadcast hears from four young people on how industry training schemes have aided their career journeys

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Lenny Henry to guest-edit Broadcast

Actor and campaigner interviews Labour’s Tom Watson for diversity-themed special

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Media Business Podcast #3: Broadcast Indie Survey

Highlights of the Broadcast Indie Survey Reveal event

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‘Nations and regions’ does not tell the whole story

We need a better phrase to describe the diverse TV landscape outside the M25, says Ruth Pitt

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Lambert order book is revealing

PSBs still first choice despite FAANGs becoming top customers

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Bazalgette stands up for PSBs

ITV chairman highlights need for ‘public purpose’ at Gamechanger event with Stephen Lambert

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Broadcast marks 60th with diversity scheme

Free subscriptions available for emerging talent, in conjunction with ScreenSkills, Pact and Mama Youth Project

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Broadcast celebrates 60 years

High-profile events and themed issues throughout 2019 to mark landmark

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Taylor and Phelps

Nicole Taylor & Sarah Phelps on the pleasure and pain of writing

Scriptwriters discuss their love/hate relationship with the creative process and why panic is an essential part of the job

The Show That Shaped Me

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Piv Bernth: LA Law

Steve Boccho’s way with an ensemble cast and entwining storylines convinced The Bridge producer to swap theatre for TV