A FURIOUS woman had her microphone cut during BBC Question Time on Thursday night after blasting the Tories for “stealing our tax.”
Lou Harrison launched into a tirade of scorn against Tory hypocrisy on the programme, filmed in Doncaster.
Referring to Prime Minister...
Saturday 16th Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
WHATEVER lawful, consensual activity John Whittingdale or other grown-ups get up to in their private lives should be of no concern to anyone else.
There is no public interest argument for dragging up a former relationship on the pretext of a possible “perception” that the...
Thursday 14th Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
BBC fat cats are facing a rebellion after trying to cut expenses for staff while protecting their own perks.
Members of the National Union of Journalists and Bectu were in discussions on Monday on whether to take industrial action over a new expenses policy that will leave the lowest...
Wednesday 13th Apr 2016
LABOUR accused the Tories yesterday of “bashing” the BBC with the view of “downgrading” it through the charter renewal to boost profits at its competitors.
The fate of the BBC is the only thing that ministers can agree on, said shadow culture secretary Maria...
Friday 4th Mar 2016
JEREMY CLARKSON issued an apology yesterday and has agreed to pay compensation to the Irish producer of the Top Gear show whom he racially abused and punched in the face.
Oisin Tymon launched a claim for discrimination and personal injury against Mr Clarkson and the BBC after the...
Thursday 25th Feb 2016
The BBC secured a deal yesterday to show the Olympics until at least the 2024 summer Games.
The corporation has agreed to sub-licence the free-to-air TV rights plus digital rights from Discovery Communications for the 2022 winter and 2024 summer Games.
BBC director general Tony...
Wednesday 3rd Feb 2016
posted by Morning Star in Sport
PETER FROST has been reading recently released files from the 1950s that show the extent to which the government was monitoring the BBC for communist and Soviet sympathisers
Thursday 28th Jan 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
OVER-75s may be asked to make a voluntary contribution towards their TV licence under a BBC cost-saving initiative revealed yesterday.
The corporation is due to assume the £700 million-a-year cost of handing out free licences to the elderly from 2020 after reaching a funding deal...
Tuesday 26th Jan 2016
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posted by Kadeem Simmonds in Sport