Showing items tagged with 'bbc trust'
18 August 2016: The BBC is rated highly in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, but a report raises questions over the future of non-English programming and whether the devolved governments are being held to account.
1 March 2016: Statement from the union's general secretary in response to the review's recommendations.
26 February 2015: DCMS select committee says licence fee the best alternative at present, the BBC Trust should be scrapped and a new quango should scrutinise the corporation.
25 January 2012: The NUJ has welcomed the BBC Trust's decision to reverse some local radio cuts.
12 July 2011: A campaign to save the regional television news service provided by BBC Oxford has brought the cause to the London headquarters of the BBC Trust.
5 July 2011: NUJ members at the BBC have voted 72 per cent in favour of strike action and 87 per cent in favour of action short of a strike.
3 July 2011: The new chair of the BBC Trust, Chris Patten, has announced his intention to curb BBC executive pay.
5 July 2010: The BBC Trust has rejected the proposal to close BBC 6 Music, but it failed to give a reprieve to BBC Asian Network – which still faces closure.
26 May 2010: Protest events in London, Cardiff, Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester marked the last day of consultation on the controversial BBC strategy review.
7 April 2010: The House of Commons public accounts committee has expressed concerns about the need for the BBC to deliver value for money.