Dan Corbett - BBC Weather forecaster until May 2011. Born in the UK, Daniel's family moved to the USA in 1974. He began his broadcasting career in 1995 at WCFT-TV in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and later moved to KWTX-TV in Waco, Texas. He joined the BBC Weather Centre in December 1997 and became a BBC TV weather forecaster from December 1998 until 2000 and again from 2004 including appearances on BBC News 24 and BBC TV's 'Breakfast'. He is now in New Zealand.
Alcohol Test with twins.... Binge Drinking Vs Consistent Moderate Drinking. THESE two charming gents are the Van Tulleken brothers. And as identical twin doctors there’s no better double-act for self-experimentation. Chris and Xand have landed themselves a gig investigating “matters of the modern man” for BBC TV in the UK. On Monday night’s episode, they look at the effects of binge drinking — and the results are surprising. Dr Xand van Tulleken (left); Dr Chris van Tulleken (right)
On 5th July 1954 the first daily television news programme in Britain, Television News and Newsreel, began. In the months since the closure of the studios a great deal of work had been undertaken to transform Alexandra Palace into the headquarters of BBC Television News. For the next 15 years, until BBC TV News moved to Television Centre in west London, Ally Pally produced all news programmes on both BBC1 and, from 1964, on BBC2.