New D-G Tony Hall will collect a pension on top of his salary: it’s a perk enjoyed by others at the BBC
But new boss might be controversial for some older BBC staff, as he was close to the unpopular John Birt
Friends cannot believe Alan
Yentob would quit the Beeb.
On the other hand, he can
certainly afford to...
Radio 4’s celebration of Darwin shows Melvyn Bragg is better adapted to his habitat than Alan Yentob, says Antonia Quirke