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BBC Alba

Sianal Ùr Gàidhlig

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BBC Alba is a Scottish Gaelic language digital television channel jointly owned by the BBC and MG Alba. The channel was launched on 19 September 2008 and is on-air for up to seven hours a day. The name Alba is the Scottish Gaelic name for Scotland.Wikipedia

mapEditorial area:UK
eventLaunched:19 September 2008
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Contact BBC Alba

placePostal address52 Church Street
Isle of Lewis
phoneTelephone+44 1851 705000
webOfficial website
emailPersonal emailfirstname.surname@bbc.co.uk

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…at BBC

Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director BBC World Service Group
Helen Boaden Director of BBC Radio
James Harding Director of News and Current Affairs
James Purnell Director of radio education arts music learning and children
James Purnell Director of Strategy
Tony Hall Director-General

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