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CBBC

Childrens entertainment
British television channels

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CBBC is a children's television channel from the BBC.

The channel targets 6-12 year olds with a mix of entertainment, educational and news programmes.

It is the home for long running children's shows, Blue Peter and Newsround.

Editorial areaUK
Launched11 February 2002
OwnerBBC
Former namesCBBC on Choice
CBBC Channel
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

Contact CBBC

Postal addressQuay House
MediaCityUK
Salford
M50 2QH
Telephone+44 20 8743 8000
Official website
Wikipedia
YouTube
Main emailcbbc.online@bbc.co.uk
Personal emailfirstname.surname@bbc.co.uk
Studio emailcbbcstudio@bbc.co.uk

Social media

Twitter@cbbc (35,231 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@bbcpress (162,743 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@BBCCareers (124,538 followers) compare

Latest news stories

Blue Peter announces new presenter
BBC Media Centre - published 25 April 2019, 7.01pm edt
The Worst Witch review – crafty show brims with magic
The Guardian - published 31 December 2018, 8.08am est
Major radio schedule changes revealed for Capital
RadioToday - published 20 December 2018, 5.00am est
Major radio schedule changes revealed for Capital
RadioToday - published 20 December 2018, 5.00am est
Major radio schedule changes revealed for Capital
RadioToday - published 20 December 2018, 5.00am est

People

Ceallach Spellman Presenter
Cheryl Taylor Controller
Hayley Hassall Presenter
Jenny Lawrence Presenter
Katie Thistleton Presenter
Lauren Layfield Presenter
Lauren Platt Presenter
Leah Boleto Presenter
Martin Dougan Presenter
Ricky Boleto Presenter

…at BBC

Alistair Tyne Engineer
Chris Roberts Project Engineer
Fran Unsworth Director - BBC News
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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