Jennifer (Jenny) ABRAMSKY

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1946-10-07
Education Holland Park Sch, UEA (BA)
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Recreations theatre, music
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Style Dame Jenny Abramsky, DBE
Career BBC: joined 1969 as progs ops asst, prodr The World At One 1973 (ed 1981), jt prodr special prog on Nixon 1974, ed PM 1978, prodr Radio 4's Budget progs 1979-86, ed Today Prog 1986-87, ed News and Current Affrs Radio 1987-93 (set up Radio 4 Gulf FM for duration of Gulf War), controller Radio 5 Live and head of Ceefax 1994-96, dir Continuous News 1996-98, dir BBC Radio 1998-2000, dir BBC Audio and Music 2000-08; dep chair Digital Radio Devpt Bureau (DRDB) 2002-; special award for Radio 5 Live Sony Radio Awards 1995, UK Station of the Year Sony Radio Awards 1996; Woman of Distinction award (Jewish Care) 1990; appointed to ESRC 1992-96; News Int visiting prof of broadcast media Univ of Oxford 2002, hon prof Thames Valley Univ 1994; dir Rajar 1995-, chm Hampstead Theatre 2005 (dir 2003-05); fell Radio Acad 1998
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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