Emily Eavis hints at Glastonbury 2019 headline act

Image copyright Getty Images Glastonbury organiser, Emily Eavis, has hinted that a “great British artist” will headline at the 2019 festival. Speaking at BBC Music Introducing Live she revealed that the Friday headliner “hasn’t had a stage like this before”. She also confirmed that Fleetwood Mac won’t be playing, but that they’re on her wish […]

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How WWI shaped the nature of filmed news

Image copyright PAImage caption A lot of Peter Jackson’s film comes from the material of the groundbreaking documentary The Battle of the Somme For Remembrance Sunday BBC Two is screening Peter Jackson’s World War one documentary They Shall Not Grow Old – an extraordinary reworking of newsreel archive from the western front, much of it […]

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