£60,000 fund to be opened up for independent producers in the North to make programmes.
Made in Manchester production will tackle taboo subject of bisexuality.
Programmes on history of Latin music to be produced by award-winning Folded Wing.
The BBC is to air a special on the White Isle - but it's on Radio 4 not Radio 1!
Broadcaster to front documentary about jazz musician Louis Armstrong.
An independent production featuring only kids aged 3-19 airs this weekend.