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Entwistle quits BBC: what next?

Another week, another day’s news headlines dominated by the media talking about itself… though this time with some legitimacy, as it’s not every day the Director-General of the BBC resigns within two months of being appointed to the post.

George Entwistle and the BBC’s Catch-22 problem

The BBC Director-General is editor-in-chief of the organisation, ultimately responsible for all content. The DG must also lead an organisation with 23,000 employees, a £4.8bn budget and multiple TV, radio and online outlets. I think it’s fair to say those are two …

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  • User AvatarTabman 18th Apr - 12:16pm
    It's nice to read all the mutual back slapping and Private Fraserisms boys. Stephen Hesketh. The Orange Book contained arguments by those well known crypto...
  • User AvatarTabman 18th Apr - 11:57am
    George Flaxman - Danny's a goner.
  • User AvatarJulian Gibb 18th Apr - 11:51am
    This plea for tactical voting to save LibDem seats avoids the real question...why are the voters deserting you. Winning a seat with tactical votes does...
  • User AvatarJack 18th Apr - 11:47am
    @Martin: The fact is that in the majority of households in the UK, the budgeting is done at the household level not at the individual...
  • User AvatarJoe Otten 18th Apr - 11:43am
    Thanks for all the comments. I'm going to respond to Martin who challenged my argument head on observing that: "It is not evident to me...
  • User AvatarGlenn 18th Apr - 11:33am
    Philip. The Greens have picked up as many disaffected "lib dems" as "labour" voters. People really vote for policies for a variety of reasons. When...
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