BBC

By Press Association | 16 Sep 2014
Paul Holleran, Scottish organiser for the National Union of Journalists, spoke out after hundreds of pro-independence campaigners staged a demonstration outside BBC Scotland's Glasgow headquarters.
By William Turvill | 15 Sep 2014
The BBC took took centre stage in the Scottish referendum debate this weekend as protesters gathered outside its Glasgow offices.
By William Turvill | 12 Sep 2014
The BBC has again faced criticism for not reporting on the impact that Scottish independence would have on its own services.
By Dominic Ponsford | 11 Sep 2014
Journalists at the BBC have decided not to go on strike after management agreed to a freeze on compulsory redundancies and on recruitment.
By Press Association | 11 Sep 2014
The First Minister and SNP leader said the alleged BBC briefing by a "Treasury source" was "a matter of extraordinary gravity", and urged the BBC to co-operate with the probe that must follow.
By William Turvill | 10 Sep 2014
Culture Secretary Sajid Javid has reiterated his predecessor Maria Miller's warning that an independent Scotland would lose the BBC.
By Press Association | 10 Sep 2014
Businesswoman Rona Fairhead told MPs on the Culture, Media and Sport Committee she was not "an establishment figure" and shrugged off reports she was offered the job because the Government wanted a woman in the role.
By William Turvill | 09 Sep 2014
The BBC's deputy director of news and current affairs Fran Unsworth said her department had already cut £50m without the audience noticing so would be able to cut another £50m.
By Dominic Ponsford | 02 Sep 2014
The BBC put South Yorkshire Police in "a very difficult position" over a planned search of Sir Cliff Richard's home in connection with a historical sexual offence allegation, chief constable David Crompton told MPs today.
By William Turvill | 02 Sep 2014
Freelance Miles Goslett revealed in the Oldie magazine in February 2012 the contents of the BBC Two programme’s investigation into Savile, which was spiked in mysterious circumstances in December 2011. This included allegations that the DJ had abused children on BBC premises.
By William Turvill | 02 Sep 2014
According to the Evening Standard, law firm Taylor Wessing was paid £81,924, and PR Champollion £41,000.
By Press Gazette | 02 Sep 2014
Force head David Crompton and Lord Tony Hall will face the Home Affairs Select Committee following a row sparked when the BBC broke news of the search of the pop star's Berkshire penthouse.
By William Turvill | 01 Sep 2014
Head of BBC News James Harding announced in July that 415 jobs would be cut from his division, affecting 500 people.
By William Turvill | 01 Sep 2014
Horrocks (pictured, Reuters), who has worked at the BBC for 33 years, has announced he will be leaving the corporation in the new year.
By William Turvill | 01 Sep 2014
The BBC’s senior compliance officer has backed his team’s decision not to disclose details about the recruitment of 23 high-profile journalists.
By PA Mediapoint | 01 Sep 2014
The BBC reported on its website that Rona Fairhead had been appointed to the role, and in doing so would become the first woman to chair the BBC Trust.
By Axegrinder | 27 Aug 2014
Last summer, Axegrinder was surprised to see terms such as ‘Fleet Street’, ‘press conference’ and ‘spokesperson’ banned in the BBC style guide.
By William Turvill | 27 Aug 2014
Google has removed links to more than 30 stories from the BBC, Telegraph and Mail websites, the publishers have revealed.
By Stewart Purvis | 26 Aug 2014
If there was an annual award for ‘The most (apparently) honest statement by a broadcast news executive’ then Jeff Zucker, president of CNN, would have to be a front runner.
By Dominic Ponsford | 26 Aug 2014
Head of the BBC newsoom Mary Hockaday has defended the way the BBC covered the search of the home of pop singer Cliff Richard. South Yorkshire Police has revealed that it tipped off the BBC in advance of the raid in Sunningdale, Berkshire, after being contacted by a reporter some weeks ago.

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