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BBC Commissioning – New Structure Updated

The BBC’s factual (know internally as Knowledge) commissioning department has been reorganised to remove the split between in-house and indie commissioning teams. There are now eight genre slates, each under the care of a specific commissioning editor:

  1. Arts – Mark Bell
  2. Documentaries – Charlotte Moore
  3. Features and formats on BBC1 and BBC2 – Jo Ball
  4. Features and formats and specialist factual on BBC3 –  Harry Lansdown
  5. History and business – Martin Davidson
  6. Science and natural history – Kim Shillinglaw
  7. Music and events – Jan Younghusband
  8. Religion – Aaqil Ahmed

The commissioner for religion is based in Manchester.

Emma Swain, will be in charge of all the commissioners as head of knowledge commissioning.

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