The BBC needs downsizing: if Patten can't see it, he should go

Mon 12 Nov, AT 08:47 Richard Ehrman

Is the BBC too big to be manageable? Channel 4's output is just as highly rated and it is more adept at avoiding pitfalls

Chris Patten

BBC needs a radical overhaul to restore public trust, says Patten

First Post Sun 11 Nov, AT 10:53

Newsnight item was cleared at ‘every damned level’ and yet still made a horrendous error, says chairman

George Entwistle quits over ‘shoddy’ Newsnight journalism

First Reaction Sun 11 Nov, AT 09:42

BBC boss goes after a ‘disastrous’ interview in which he again showed a lack of curiosity in a fiasco enveloping Newsnight

Lord McAlpine 'wrongly linked' to Wales sex abuse scandal

Media Watch Fri 9 Nov, AT 11:00

Tory peer ends frenzied internet chatter with press statement as former care home resident explains ‘mistaken identity’

Mark Thompson’s office ‘told twice’ about Savile claims

First Post Sun 28 Oct, AT 09:24

Questions raised over how much former BBC boss knew, but his new employer the New York Times has already cleared him

Conrad Black bests Paxman and Boulton: bring on Ian Hislop...

First Post Wed 24 Oct, AT 13:42

Media baron calls Paxo 'priggish' and Adam Boulton a 'jackass' en route to Have I Got News For You

Mark Thompson

Savile scandal poses threat to former DG's New York job

Summary Wed 24 Oct, AT 10:37

New York Times ombudsman asks: 'Is he the right person for the job given this turn of events?'

'BBC has changed its story' says Cameron as editor steps aside

One-Minute Read Mon 22 Oct, AT 15:49

PM says BBC must explain why Newsnight dropped its investigation into Savile as editor Rippon 'steps aside'

George Entwistle

'Crisis at the BBC': what the Panorama team has found out

Summary Mon 22 Oct, AT 13:15

Tonight’s Panorama takes issue with the accounts of Newsnight Editor Peter Rippon and the BBC’s Director-General

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