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Director BBC Children’s and Director BBC North
Alice is responsible for CBeebies and CBBC, along with their associated websites, YouTube channels, apps and radio station. In September 2015, she launched the BBC’s Big Digital Plan for Children, outlining how the corporation will keep pace with the rapidly changing way in which children consume content. This was followed by the launch of a dedicated children’s iPlayer app in April 2016. She is a member of the Royal Foundation’s Cyberbullying Taskforce and a Trustee of BBC Children in Need.
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