U.K. TV bizzers breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday when the government unveiled its long-awaited white paper for the BBC, which quashed many of the speculated fears concerning the future of the…
U.K. pubcaster the BBC has tapped a new chief flak as it struggles to regain its poise following a bruising year, and just as it enters what is likely to be a turbulent period John Shield, who takes…
"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…
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 was left reeling Wednesday following the publication of scathing reports into the management of twin disasters at flagship news analysis show "Newsnight."
The BBC has tapped Tony Hall as its director general, following the departure of its former chief George Entwistle.
Chris Patten, chairman of the BBC's governing body, the BBC Trust, said Sunday that the U.K. pubcaster's new director-general would be appointed within weeks after George Entwistle quit after less…
LONDON -- George Entwistle, the director of BBC Vision, has been tapped as director general of the BBC, the most powerful job in U.K. broadcasting.
As the race to become the BBC's next leader intensifies, no single contender has emerged as the likely candidate to take on what remains the most demanding role in U.K. media.
The BBC Trust has called on its filmmaking arm, BBC Films, to increase awareness of its work among license fee payers in Blighty.