Around 3,200 staff work in twenty-six departments, producing thousands of hours of content for television, radio and online.

Departments based at MediaCityUK include: CBBC/CBeebies, BBC Learning, BBC Radio 5 live, BBC Sport, BBC Radio Manchester and BBC Breakfast, along with Religion & Ethics, the BBC Philharmonic and parts of Research & Development, Drama and Comedy.

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