"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Embattled BBC Trust Chairman Lord Patten used this quote from Charles Dickens to describe the pubcaster's annual report for 2012/13, which was…
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Think of the BBC and what springs to mind? If you're an average New Yorker, according to the new head of BBC Worldwide, Tim Davie, you associate the BBC with high quality news coverage and a program…
LONDON — Members of a Parliamentary committee in Blighty have accused the BBC and its former director general Mark Thompson of misleading Parliament with evidence given two years ago about the…
The BBC Trust has called on its filmmaking arm, BBC Films, to increase awareness of its work among license fee payers in Blighty.
A BBC funded by voluntary subscription, rather than the present license fee, would allow the corp. to operate as an international entertainment studio competing head-on with Hollywood, according to a…
BBC toppers and employees are predicting a spate of strikes before Christmas as director general Mark Thompson prepares to announce plans to pinkslip 2,800 staffers.
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