Directory Jobs Opinion News Discussion Social Media

BBC chief George Entwistle faces MPs over Jimmy Savile scandal - video analysis

From Media Guardian - posted

John Plunkett asks why the BBC director general did not know more about the Newsnight allegationsJohn PlunkettGuy Grandjean...

Read the whole story

Comments

Be the first to comment

Use a social media account you already have to log in. More info

If you're not on social media, register for a limited-use Media UK account.
By logging in, you are consenting to a cookie that personally identifies you to us. Here's more about our cookies.

Latest media news

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Sky to show Papal canonisations live in 3D
From marketing.ie. Posted 18 Apr 2014, 08:41
For the first time in history, Sky will broadcast the canonisation of Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II, presided over by Pope Francis live from St Peter’s Square in Rome on Sky 3D and Sky Arts from 8.30am on Sunday, April 27. The ceremony will... (more)
Katherine Parkinson to star in ITV sitcom pilot
From British Comedy Guide. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 22:19
Katherine Parkinson, Stephen Tompkinson and Ralf Little are to star as mismatched housemates in a brand new sitcom pilot for ITV. (more)
Opportunies for Freeview channel operators as shopping channels cease?
From a516digital. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 20:58
(more)
George Alagiah diagnosed with bowel cancer and will be off-air for the foreseeable future
From The Daily Mail. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 19:07
The 58-year-old, who has been the face of BBC1’s News At Six since 2007, is said to be 'optimistic' about a positive outcome. (more)
Stations rebroadcast streamed football game
From RBR/TVBR. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 16:52
Here’s a way to save money on satellite time: Last Saturday, viewers in the Huntsville, AL market witnessed what may be a first for broadcast TV. The defending champions of the Professional Indoor Football League, Alabama Hammers, played the Richmo... (more)
Channel 4 cooks up an advertiser-funded food show with Michel Roux
From The Guardian. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 16:31
Weekend Kitchen with Waitrose on Saturday mornings will also feature John Torode, Raymond Blanc and Heston BlumenthalChannel 4 has snapped up former MasterChef: The Professionals star Michel Roux Jnr for a new advertiser-funded Saturday morning cooke... (more)
ITN reports pre-tax profit of £6.6m
From The Guardian. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 15:34
News at Ten producer posts fourth successive year of operating profit growth, allowing it to pay off more of pension deficitITN's pre-tax profits rose £5m to £6.6m in 2013, in what chief executive John Hardie called "a year of signif... (more)
Portents, programmes and a birthday party
From Ariel. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 15:11
A hired kangaroo died before carrying out its launch day duties, while a power cut scuppered first night schedules. But BBC Two survived a bad start and celebrates its 50th birthday this weekend. (more)
Julia Davis creates new pilot for Channel 4
From British Comedy Guide. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 14:11
Julia Davis has written and is starring in a new pilot about a breakfast TV host for Channel 4, called Morning Has Broken. (more)
BBC’s George Alagiah diagnosed with bowel cancer
From TV Newsroom. Posted 17 Apr 2014, 14:04
BBC News presenter George Alagiah has been diagnosed with bowel cancer. In a statement released today, the BBC said “George will be off air for a while as he undergoes treatment. “He is grateful for all the good wishes he has received thu... (more)

Page: 1 2 3 4 5