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Steve Elibank made this Freedom of Information request to British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

Please inform me of the number of domain names other than www.bbc.co.uk that the BBC operates, and give me a list of such, including "in-programme" ones such as www.geocomtex.net

Yours faithfully,
Steve Elibank

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Elibank,

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John Booth left an annotation ()

This site may help when researching the owner of a domain

http://whois.domaintools.com/

You can type it into the address bar directly EG:

http://whois.domaintools.com/geocomtex.net

If you look at the information on that page it will tell you ho many domains are owned also

"British Broadcasting Corporation" owns about 2,444 other domains

Hope this helps

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Francis Irving left an annotation ()

Blog post discussing some of these BBC sites:

http://skuds.org/2010/06/desperate-russi...