Barbara Slater

Frank Lampard celebrates scoring for England against the Republic of Ireland on May 29, 2013.
Ex-Chelsea, England star Frank Lampard joins BBC team for Euro 2016 coverage
Former Chelsea and England midfielder Frank Lampard joins the BBC's punditry team for its live coverage of Euro 2016.
May 9, 18:58
The FA Cup is seen prior to the FA Cup First Round match between FC Halifax and Bradford City on November 9, 2014 in Halifax, England.
BBC, BT Sport extend FA Cup deal to 2021
The BBC and BT Sport agree a new deal to remain joint broadcasters of the FA Cup until 2021.
Apr 12, 19:22
Mo Farah of Great Britain celebrates after winning the Mens 3000m Final during day one of the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games at The Stadium - Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on July 24, 2015
BBC cuts Olympics staff by 40%
The BBC's head of sport confirms that the broadcaster has assigned 40% fewer staff to cover the Rio Olympics than London 2012.
Apr 7, 14:30
Tom Daley of England celebrates on the podium after winning the Gold medal in the Men's 10m Platform Final at the Royal Commonwealth Pool during day ten of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on August 2, 2014
BBC secures 2018 Commonwealth Games rights
The BBC confirms a deal to broadcast the 2018 Commonwealth Games from Australia's Gold Coast.
Mar 19, 13:35
Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's British driver Lewis Hamilton (L) leads, followed by Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team's German driver Nico Rosberg (R) and Scuderia Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel (C), as drivers take the start of the race at the Mon
Channel 4 takes BBC's terrestrial Formula 1 coverage
Channel 4 will show Formula 1 on UK terrestrial television from next year after the BBC "reluctantly" dropped the sport from its coverage due to funding cuts.
Dec 22, 12:44
Zach Johnson holds the Claret Jug aloft after winning The Open at St Andrews on July 20, 2015
BBC drops live coverage of The Open one year early
The BBC announces that it is pulling live coverage of The Open one year early due to "challenging financial savings targets".
Sep 30, 11:04
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the trophy after winning the Final Of The Gentlemen's Singles against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day thirteen of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July
BBC signs three-year Wimbledon contract extension
Wimbledon will remain on the BBC until at least 2020 after a new three-year deal was agreed with the broadcaster.
Sep 18, 10:14
Lewis Hamilton gives the thumbs up after securing pole postion in qualifying for the Belgium GP on August 24, 2013
Belfast to host 2015 Sports Personality of the Year
Northern Ireland will host the BBC Sports Personality of the Year ceremony for the first time when Belfast's Odyssey Arena plays home to the event this December.
Apr 29, 15:17
Former England footballer Gary Lineker leaves a Thanksgiving Service to remember the life of former England football manager Sir Bobby Robson on September 29, 2009
BBC retains Premier League TV rights
BBC Sport fights off fierce competition to win the rights to air Premier League highlights for the next three years.
Jan 29, 15:05
Rio Ferdinand and Jack Collison in a training session at QPR on July 18, 2014
Rio Ferdinand to join BBC's 'Match of the Day' as regular pundit
The BBC announces that Queens Park Rangers defender Rio Ferdinand will join the regular panel for the new Match of the Day series.
Aug 6, 14:11
Generic image of a locker room
BBC and ITV retain World Cup rights until 2022
BBC and ITV have retained the broadcast rights to the World Cup until 2022.
Jun 8, 01:39
Wimbledon
BBC chief wants more night matches, less grunting at Wimbledon
The director of BBC Sport admits that the broadcaster is keen for more night matches and less grunting from the players at future Wimbledon tournaments.
Sep 26, 12:32
Roger Federer
BBC to broadcast Barclays ATP World Tour through 2013
The BBC and ATP agree to extend the broadcaster's coverage of the next two ATP World Tour Finals in November 2012 and 2013.
Jul 4, 16:10