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Mr Bradshaw told Piers Morgan that he wasn't there to 'defend the BBC'
1 week ago • Exeter Express and Echo

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Boris Johnson's tax plans and the fall-out from the BBC's licence fee decision make Scotland's front pages.
1 week ago • BBC News
Most of the newspapers focus on changes to the BBC's licence fee and the Tory leadership contest.
1 week ago • BBC News
Most of the newspapers focus on changes to the BBC's licence fee and the Tory leadership contest.
1 week ago • BBC News
DUP MP Ian Paisley has said the BBC is "burdening" a huge number of pensioners after taking the decision to scrap the universal provision of free TV licences for..
Credit: Belfast Telegraph - Published 1 week ago

The new rules will affect eight per cent of people living in Scotland.
1 week ago • Daily Record
This means the cost of the licence will go up from £150.50 to £154.50 from April 1, the BBC said
on February 1, 2019 • Tamworth Herald
The government confirms the new licence fee will cost £2.97 a week or £12.87 a month.
Credit: BBC News - Published on February 1, 2019

The BBC has been accused of ‘outrageously overspending’ licence fee cash after it emerged that EastEnders’ new set will cost £86.7million - £27million..
on December 13, 2018 • MailOnline
TV Licensing, which runs the BBC licence fee, has warned customers that some transactions were not as secure as they thought.
on September 11, 2018 • Daily Record
New 2018 rise comes after last year saw first rise since 2010
on July 13, 2018 • Tamworth Herald
New 2018 rise comes after last year saw first rise since 2010
Credit: Tamworth Herald - Published on March 2, 2018

BBC Media Action trains journalists and produces programmes that are broadcast in some of the world’s poorest regions. It is run separately from the BBC and is..
on February 28, 2018 • MailOnline
New 2018 rise comes after last year saw first rise since 2010
Credit: Tamworth Herald - Published on February 27, 2018

New 2018 rise comes after last year saw first rise since 2010
on February 25, 2018 • Tamworth Herald
The increase is in line with inflation for the next five years, taking the annual fee up to £150.50.
on February 22, 2018 • BBC News
The TV licence fee will increase to £150.50 from £147 from April 1, the Government has announced.
Credit: Belfast Telegraph - Published on February 22, 2018

Olympic and Paralympic sports will be livestreamed online in the UK after the BBC agreed a new collaboration with UK Sport.

UK Sport is investing..
on December 15, 2017 • City A.M.
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on November 29, 2017

A list of the top earners whose salaries came from the BBC licence fee.
on July 19, 2017 • BBC News
The storm over the explicit online footage follows a row over another BBC clip in which a woman sprayed her naked breasts with glitter, then shook them at the..
on July 2, 2017 • MailOnline
The former Newsnight presenter (pictured), who still hosts BBC2's University Challenge, said the licence fee was now 'old fashioned' compared to modern methods..
on May 28, 2017 • MailOnline
Ruthless and underhand tactics used by BBC licence fee agents can be exposed today. Under an incentive scheme, enforcement officers have orders to each catch 28..
on February 27, 2017 • MailOnline
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on December 31, 2016

The company - whose contracts include collecting the BBC licence fee and running the London congestion charge - is now worth just £3.3bn having been valued at..
on December 21, 2016 • thisismoney.co.uk
Leicester City football legend Gary Lineker has said the BBC licence fee should be optional.The 55-year-old former Leicester City and England striker took to..
on November 17, 2016 • Leicester Mercury
Responding to an online discussion about paywalls, the former England footballer said viewers should be able to decide whether to pay the £145 annual levy.
on November 15, 2016 • MailOnline
The BBC licence fee should be abolished for the good of customers and the corporation itself, a new report out today argues.

The Centre for Policy..
Credit: City A.M. - Published on September 1, 2016

Batting off ‘hysterical speculation’, Culture Secretary John Whittingdale launched a White Paper that secured the corporation’s future for the next 11..
on May 13, 2016 • MailOnline
THE licence fee has been frozen at £145.50 for the past six years but it is now set to increase in line with inflation starting from next year.
on May 12, 2016 • Daily Record
A licence fee rise and a charge for people using the iPlayer are just some of the reforms that are expected to be announced.
on May 12, 2016 • Sky News
The move will be announced today by Culture Secretary John Whittingdale in a Government White Paper on the future of the BBC, which will see the licence fee..
on May 12, 2016 • MailOnline
In a speech at a Westminster dinner, George Osborne pledged to cut business rates for local newspapers – and suggested the BBC licence fee may be used to..
on April 30, 2016 • MailOnline
A CARMARTHEN MP has welcomed the Government's decision not to cut funding to S4C by 26 per cent.In October 2010 the then coalition government slashed the grant..
on February 3, 2016 • Carmarthen Journal
Former channel boss Lord Burns argues BBC charter is ‘unclear’ and that Channel 4 should be allowed to seek joint ventures instead of being privatisedFormer..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on February 2, 2016

The corporation's look at the willingness of over-75s to pay for the BBC voluntarily is just a test, before reverting to the same old compulsory model
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on January 25, 2016

Trust’s consultation finds most of the 11,500 respondents back the BBC’s plans – and want to close the ‘iPlayer loophole’

BBC licence fee..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on January 13, 2016

'People would complain if the BBC battled ITV with this capitalist attitude'
Credit: Independent - Published on December 31, 2015

It hardly takes Mark Thompson’s intervention to make the point that the BBC is bearing part of the cost of the government’s social policy (BBC is paying for..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on December 28, 2015

The government's commitment to overhaul the BBC licence fee is expected echoed today by the chair of the BBC Trust Rona Fairhead later today.She is set to call..
on December 1, 2015 • City A.M.
Abolishing the Higher Education Funding Council for England would remove valuable ‘arm’s length’ regulation of the sector

Once upon a time..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on November 30, 2015

Peter Davison, who played Time Lord from 1982 to 1984, says government plans are politically motivated and designed to ‘slowly dismantle’..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on November 24, 2015

Ministry of Justice figures show £5 million cost of prosecuting those who refuse to pay BBC licence fee dwarfed by massive fines income
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on November 6, 2015

BBC director-general told earlier this week that the licence fee will begin to rise by inflation, and that the corporation is safe from further cuts
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on November 5, 2015

A TELLY war has erupted after ITV chiefs slated the BBC for not doing enough to justify its £3.7billion licence fee.
on October 29, 2015 • Daily Star
Under pressure over its ratings, Britain's biggest commercial broadcaster lashes out over lack of distinctiveness on BBC One
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on October 28, 2015

The future level of the BBC licence fee is not settled and is "dependent on the outcome of charter review", Culture Secretary John Whittingdale says.
on October 27, 2015 • BBC News
Director-general tells MPs "luvvies' letter" did not break BBC rules
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on October 22, 2015

Lord Burns warns that replacing the licence fee with a household levy would be a ‘dangerous route’ for the corporation to takeThe chairman of Channel 4 has..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on October 13, 2015

If the BBC wishes to hang onto its licence fee, it will have to try a lot harder to represent the public in its audiences
Credit: Telegraph.co.uk - Published on October 6, 2015

Veteran broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan has raised questions over the licence fee, saying the Corporation is no longer the ‘national broadcaster’ it once was.
on October 3, 2015 • MailOnline
The BBC is planning to allow licence-fee payers to watch their favourite shows - including The Great British Bake Off and Strictly Come Dancing - abroad, it has..
on October 3, 2015 • MailOnline
The BBC is planning to allow licence-fee payers to watch their favourite shows - including The Great British Bake Off and Strictly Come Dancing - abroad, it has..
on October 3, 2015 • MailOnline
Less than one in three Brits supports the BBC licence fee in its current form, according to new research.A survey of 2,000 TV viewers found that more than 50 per..
on September 27, 2015 • Western Daily Press
The director of TV drama Wolf Hall, Peter Kosminsky, has revealed he had “a row” with the Culture Secretary on Thursday over the future of the BBC.
Credit: Independent - Published on September 25, 2015

Research conducted among 2,000 TV licence fee payers who regularly watch BBC contentOf those, only one in three (32.6%) believe BBC should continue to be funded..
on September 22, 2015 • Gloucestershire Echo
Tony Hall tells MPs he did not think of resigning in protest at government stance – but BBC trustee Richard Ayre says he did contemplate quittingBBC director..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on September 15, 2015

Replacing the fee with a tax might open the BBC to political meddling. But cable and streaming services show there’s still an appetite to pay

All..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on September 13, 2015

Our roundup of the day’s media stories, including BBC licence fee replacement gets backing from culture secretary

If you are viewing this on the web..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on September 10, 2015

John Whittingdale says household levy connected to other bills similar to council tax is simplest option and would be improve ‘regressive’ flat-rate..
Credit: guardian.co.uk - Published on September 9, 2015

Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood has said: "S4C is far more than just a channel; it is a catalyst for creativity with significant cultural and economic benefits. In..
on September 2, 2015 • Llanelli Star

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