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A BBC logo is pictured on a television screen inside the BBC's New Broadcasting House office in central London, on November 12, 2012. The BBC announced that two of its executives were standing aside on Monday and warned more heads may roll as it battles with a major crisis over …

Licence Fee Loophole Set to Close as Government Hikes Duty Rate

The BBC will be regulated by Ofcom following its charter renewal, the Government has announced, and will be expected to buy more of its content from independent producers, driving up competition in the sector. But those hoping for an end

MPs Vote To Decriminalise Non-Payments Of TV License

Access To BBC Is ‘Basic Human Right’… Says BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has claimed that its services are so important and informative that accessing them is a “basic human right”. In a submission to the British government on the renewal of its charter, the state broadcaster warned that