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MPs criticise BBC for ‘false balance’ in climate change coverage

MPs criticise BBC for ‘false balance’ in climate change coverage

Science and technology select committee says corporation continues to give opinions and scientific fact the same weight. Read more…

Posted by admin - April 3, 2014 at 09:01

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BBC licence fee: decriminalising non-payment a matter of time says MP

BBC licence fee: decriminalising non-payment a matter of time says MP

Tory Andrew Bridgen claims support from MPs proves it is no longer a question of ‘will’ dodging fee become civil offence. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 20, 2014 at 08:45

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BBC asked to justify Andrew Marr’s remarks on Scotland’s right to join EU

BBC asked to justify Andrew Marr’s remarks on Scotland’s right to join EU

Presenter accused of expressing personal opinions about Scotland’s entitlement during interview with Alex Salmond. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 17, 2014 at 10:03

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BBC to argue for licence fee link to inflation

BBC to argue for licence fee link to inflation

Internal report into corporation’s funding recommends move to inflationary rise in place of price freeze. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 10, 2014 at 08:56

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Marketing Print and Fulfilment and Large Format Print for BBC

Marketing Print and Fulfilment and Large Format Print for BBC

The print partner will be expected to enter into subcontracts with a range of print providers who will meet the BBC’s requirements throughout the UK including Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland. Read more…

Posted by admin - February 24, 2014 at 10:04

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BBC ‘half-truths’ over digital debacle condemned as Thompson faces MPs

BBC ’half-truths’ over digital debacle condemned as Thompson faces MPs

Margaret Hodge’s accounts committee blames waste of £100m on byzantine bureaucracy almost beyond parody. Read more…

Posted by admin - February 4, 2014 at 09:00

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Culture of secrecy blamed for BBC’s failure to stop Jimmy Savile’s crimes

Culture of secrecy blamed for BBC’s failure to stop Jimmy Savile’s crimes

Chris Patten pressed to prove corporation has changed as inquiry expected to conclude that DJ abused up to 1,000 people. Read more…

Posted by admin - January 20, 2014 at 08:57

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Paddy Ashdown hits out at BBC and NHS in comments over trust in politics

Paddy Ashdown hits out at BBC and NHS in comments over trust in politics

Former Liberal Democrat leader decries loss of faith in the towering institutions that Britain could once turn to. Read more…

Posted by admin - January 4, 2014 at 11:43

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BBC system of governance is ‘broken’ say MPs

BBC system of governance is ‘broken’ say MPs

Report from Commons public accounts committee criticises culture of ‘cronyism’ and attacks trust for failing to curb payoffs. Read more…

Posted by admin - December 17, 2013 at 10:06

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BBC payoffs damaged its international reputation say MPs

BBC payoffs damaged its international reputation say MPs

Public accounts committee accuses the BBC Trust of ‘sitting on its hands’ while the payoffs were being made. Read more…

Posted by admin - December 16, 2013 at 09:11

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