Wednesday, 22 March 2006

Coventry 1/2 Marathon 2020 - BBC CWR


This years Coventry 1/2 Marathon is another event that has been cancelled due to the Covid 19 pandemic.   BBC CWR where due to broadcast from the event that has full BBC backing as they did in the 2019 event.

Coventry is looking forward to being U.K. City of Culture 2021 and postponing of any event in the run up to 2021 is a big disappointment to the city.   With the advice coming from health experts to cancel large events however the 1/2 marathon was always going to be called off.

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FA Cup Semi Finals 2020


This years FA Cup has fallen victim to the Covid 19 pandemic with all FA Cup games stopping before the 1/4 final stage.

When football gets underway again and if they try to finish all games then for teams from the 1/4 finals will play a rearranged semi final at some date in the future.

The teams into the 1/4 finals at the moment are:

Leicester City v Chelsea
Newcastle Utd v Manchester City
Sheffeild Utd v Arsenal
Norwich v Manchester Utd.

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London Marathon 2020


The 2020 London Marathon has become another victim of the Covid 19 Pandemic.  This event, however, has already rearranged and set a new date for the race.

If the pandemic is over the London Marathon will take on Sunday October the 4th.

The event was postponed before BBC London had finalised plans so I can’t tell you what the plan was for the BBC Bus and Radio London however in past years we have been based on the isle of dogs with a presenter and a few reports and we have anchored the show from there.

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Tour de Yorkshire 2020

The 2020 Tour de Yorkshire is yet another major event that have been called off due to the Covid 19 Pandemic.

Plans were well on the way and the BBC Bus knew of 3 of the 4 venues that we were going to broadcast from.

However due to the spread of the virus the entire event will not take place in 2020.

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Mersey River Fesital 2020


The 2020 Mersey River Fesital is another event that has been called off due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

Planning was in the early stages with the fesival also holding Liverpools VE Day 75 celebrations.

However all large events of this kind have been called off so our visit to Liverpool is off too.

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National League play offs 2020

Wembley
Wembley Awaits
Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said the games at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will play in the football league next year.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that this fixture is pushed back to a later date.

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RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2020

The RHS Cheslea Flower show 2020 is another event that has been called off due to to Covid 19 pandemic.

Normaly for a week in May, Adrian Chenery and John Renoyld would work long hours to cover the show across BBC Local Radio on up to eight stations at once. 



From Jersey to Manchester, the presenters flock to the capital to do a show amid the splind gardens built in the grounds of the Royal Hospital at Chelsea. 

Not this year, however, as the show was called of with talk the virus reaching a peak about the same time the show was due.

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League Two Play Off Final 2020

Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said this game is at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will play in League One next year.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that this fixture is pushed back to a later date.

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League One Play Off Final 2020

Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said this game is at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will play in the Championship next year.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that this fixture is pushed back to a later date.

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FA Cup Final 2020

Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said this game is at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will win the FA Cup.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that this fixture is pushed back to a later date.

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Non-League Finals day 2020

Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said these games are at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will win the FA Vase and FA Trophy.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that these fixtures are pushed back to a later date.

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Championship Play Off Final 2020

Football, like the rest of the world, is affected by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

All League and National league fixtures are off until the pandemic is over.

That being said this game is at Wembley are after the date that the games are tabled to start up again so have stayed in the calendar.

If fooball does get back underway before the finals where due then we can be at Wembley for the game to see who will play in the Premership next year.


However even if they do start playing, with the fixture pile up is it highly possable that this fixture is pushed back to a later date.

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BBC in Hereford and Worcester Tour

Hereford Bull
Breakfast in Hereford along with the Bull.
Last year BBC Hereford and Worcester teamed up with the BBC Bus to take the breakfast show on the road for a week.

Plans are still at and early stage at the moment however we do look like doiung the same again for the ARIA Local Radio Station of the year.










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BBC Tees Tour

BBC Bus in Middlesbro'
BBC Bus in Middlesbro'
BBC Tees has taken the chance to get out out of the office and get around it's patch by useing the BBC Bus.

Plans are at an early stage at the momnet however we have set aside the a week in June between 15th and 19th.









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RHS Chatsworth Flower Show 2020


The newest of the RHS Flower shows has become another large event to be called off due to the Covid 19 pandemic. 

Due to be only the 4th time the event was held at the Derbyshire stately home, visiters will now haveto wait until next year for a chace to see the show gargends at Chatsworth. 




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Linconshire Show 2020

The  Linconshire Show has become another large event to be cancelled by the Covid 19 pandemic. 

The show was called off after The Prime Minister band all gathering of 2 or more people.

For that reason it became clear that this event counldn't go on.



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Armed Forces Day 2020

Due to take place in Scarborough, the Armed Forces Day 2020 has been called off due to the Covid 19 pandemic. 









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Godiva Festival 2020

This years Godiva Festival in Coventry has been called off due to Covid 19 pandemic. 

This was to be another event in the run up to the City of Culture 2021 year for Coventery.






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Bristol Pride 2020

This years Bristol Pride Festival is yet another event that has be called off due to the Covid 19 pandemic.

The BBC Bus was due to go go to the festival for the first time this year to help add to BBC Radio Bristol's award winning coverage.

A new date looks set to be annouced in Sepember and hopefully we can be there for that.

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The Great Yorkshire Show 2020

This years Great Yorkshire Show has become another event that has been hit by the Covid 19 Pandemic. 

The BBC Bus has gone to the last five show on the Harrogate showground to broadcast for BBC Radio Leed, BBC Radio York, BBC Radio Humberside and BBC Radio Sheffeild.




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RHS Tatton Flower Show 2020

The RHS has been hit hard by the Covid 19 pandemic.  As things stand the RHS Tatton Show is planned to be just the second RHS show of the year. 

Planning is still early but we know that BBC Radio Lancahsire and Manchester will want to come alomg and do full outside broadcast with BBC Radio Stoke and Meresyside lilkly to join us during the week.

BBC Radio Local radio will have three gardens. One each designed by listeners to BBC Radio Lancashire, Meresyside and Mancester.

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Lakefest 2020

The BBC has supported growing music festivals from the outset and Lakefest is no different.

The BBC Bus will be joined at Lakefest by BBC Hereford and Worcester's intrducing programe and even run our own stage.

Plans are still early at the momnet so I will put up more details when we have them.





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Countyfile Live South

With Countyfile Live North being called off Countyfile Live South is now the only event that Countyfile will do this year.

Held, for the time, in Berkshire's Windsor Great Park, BBC Berkshire will broadcast from the event. 

Planning is still in its early stage at the momnet and more details will be added when we know more.





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Royal County of Berkshire Show 2020

This years Royal County Of Berkshire Show at the Newbury showground is another event that has been called off due to the Covid 19 pandemic. 

Planning fpr BBC Radio Berkshire's coverage of the show had not yet started so there will be no details of who were coming to do an outside broadcast.



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