But why, in the age of video-on-demand, do Brits need to be up at 2am to enjoy the thrill?
High-quality radio could 'shrivel' if TV licence fee evasion is decriminalised, warn commentators
Team from Twenty Twelve moves effortlessly from Games into New Broadcasting House
Hugh Bonneville returns for spoof: has BBC shot itself in the foot or is self-parody a clever move?
Corporation’s own review panel reportedly said compulsory charge should be scrapped in 2020
BBC insiders claim Radio 4 presenter is facing a disciplinary process after complaints from 15 staff
Tony Hall aims to save the corporation £100m with closure of youth-oriented BBC3
Prudent auntie: why the BBC is climbing into bed with Amazon to keep 'Ripper Street' alive
All political parties need to commit to a licence fee linked to inflation, argues Steven Barnett
Oxford University study backs continued licence fee as director-general defends BBC's place in UK culture