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26 October 2016: An MPs' committee was told that BBC Monitoring is the "jewel in the crown" and must be properly funded in the "national interest”.
21 October 2016: The BBC is about to outsource 60 per cent of BBC radio: don't let them privatised our favourite programmes
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.
2 August 2016: The union also shared the select committee's concerns over the appointment of Rona Fairhead, the chair of the discredited BBC Trust.
26 July 2016: The BBC has offered 1 per cent, with an increase of no less than £400.
14 July 2016: Tony Hall, BBC director general, told staff that the News Channel will not be closed or merged, but both channels will have to find significant savings.
8 July 2016: The first meeting of the new Black Members' Council discussed repercussions of Brexit, diverstiy in the BBC and recuitment of more BAME members.
7 July 2016: Staff say the rota changes require them to work significantly more hours, which they say could cause health problems.
5 July 2016: £4m cuts will mean 98 jobs to go at BBC Monitoring which surveys the world’s broadcast and print media from 150 countries in 100 languages.
4 July 2016: Many at the station who work anti-social, irregular and night shifts say the BBC is reneging on an agreement which will now require them to work significantly more hours.