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Most of the BBC's public sites are built with Pearl, including BBC News. I believe thy use other tools for internal sites and other stuff though.

I've been at the beeb for the best part of a decade and can say that thi used to be the case, but no new sites have been built using Perl for a very long time.

Nowadays the vast majority of sites are built using Java services and a PHP frontend. There is still some legacy Perl about running some fairly critical systems, but there are very few people in the place who could regard themselves as full time perl devs.

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