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LES North West Group Meeting

6 February 2013 17:45 to 22:00

The BBC in the North: challenges and opportunities

Wednesday 6th February 2013 – 5.45pm for a 6.15pm start

Rain Bar, 80 Great Bridgewater Street, Manchester M1 5JG


Jessica Yelas, Legal & Business Affairs, BBC North

Since the BBC’s arrival in 2011, MediaCityUK has become home to a number of key BBC departments including Children’s, Sport, Radio 5 live, Learning, and Future Media.  Jessica is a lawyer in the BBC’s Legal & Business Affairs team at MediaCityUK, having previously been Associate Counsel at Virgin Media.  She will talk about the experiences of the BBC since its arrival at MediaCityUK, as well as providing an insight into the BBC’s approach to the management and exploitation of its rights.

If you would like to attend, please confirm your attendance as soon as possible. Drinks will be served ahead of the talk, which will commence at 6.15pm and will be followed by a meal.

Please click here to download the registration form.