Single drama “Babs” will be written by Tony Jordan and air next year as she approaches her 80th birthday.
In Middle English, the equivalent word was newes, like the French nouvelles and the German neues.
Similar developments are found in the Slavic languages the Czech and Slovak noviny (from nový, "new"), the cognate Polish nowiny, the Bulgarian novini, and Russian novosti — and in the Celtic languages: the Welsh newyddion (from newydd) and the Cornish nowodhow (from nowydh).
Common topics for news reports include war, government, politics, education, health, the environment, economy, business, and entertainment, as well as athletic events, quirky or unusual events.
Government proclamations, concerning royal ceremonies, laws, taxes, public health, criminals, have been dubbed news since ancient times.
All dramas have been commissioned by Lucy Richer, acting controller of BBC Drama Commissioning, and Charlotte Moore, acting director of television, apart from “Babs,” which was commissioned by Moore and Polly Hill, former acting controller of drama.
Journalists provide news through many different media, based on word of mouth, printing, postal systems, broadcasting, electronic communication, and also on their own testimony, as witnesses of relevant events.
K.’s BBC has ordered a further two seasons of Steven Knight’s 1920s-set gangster tale “Peaky Blinders,” which Netflix has exclusively in the U. The new BBC commission takes the gritty crime saga, starring Cillian Murphy, into seasons four and five.
The broadcaster has also confirmed a second season of Peter Bowker’s family drama “The A Word,” which centers on Joe, a boy with autism, and has announced three new scripted commissions.
And despite all being former beauty queens - they are having a difficult time finding "the one".
The programme will see them go on five dates with five men they have never met before.
But the glamorous ladies - who wouldn't be caught dead in public without their full face of make-up, their hair done and their glamorous clothes - aren't allowed any of that on their dates.