Broadcaster pledges new digital innovation unit for Birmingham

THE BBC is to set up its new digital innovation unit, dubbed the Guerrilla Group, in Birmingham.

Criticised for its lack of commitment to the city, the corporation has said the new unit would explore the next-generation of BBC content.

The group is a three-year partnership between the BBC and the Greater Birmingham and Solihull LEP’s Creative City Partnership. It will see a six-strong digital content innovation team based at Fazeley Studios.

The BBC said that from later this year, a team of s... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...