BBC’s ‘Creative future’ plan

The BBC plans to rebuild its website around user-generated content, including blogs and home videos; put a searchable database of corporation’s entire program catalogue online; and post 7 days of television programming online in BBC’s iPlayer.


The BBC plans to rebuild its website around user-generated content, including blogs and home videos; put a searchable database of corporation’s entire program catalogue online; and post 7 days of television programming online in BBC’s iPlayer.

“At any time, you’ll be able to download any programme from the eight BBC channels and then watch it on your PC and, we hope, move it across to your TV set or down to your mobile phone, to watch it when you want,” said Ashley Highfield, the BBC director of new media and technology.

Here are full details on the plans.