These records reflect the different departments and divisions of BBC concerned with making programmes for radio. The departments are generally named after the type of programme being made, such as talks, drama or comedy. They contain departmental policy discussions and individual programme files. Also included are the records of the Radio News departments.
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- ReferenceGB 898 BBC/R/PRR
- Dates of CreationFrom 1922
- Physical Descriptionc350 linear feet of files
Scope and Content
Records are arranged by file series loosely based on the names of the departments that created the records.
Some examples of series in this sub-sub fonds are Children’s Hour (R11), Entertainment (R19) and Talks (R51), News and Current Affairs (R108) and News (R28).