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28 November 2016: MPs, including key Conservatives, will move to block a measure on Monday that burdens the BBC with the responsibility for funding the welfare benefit of free TV licences for the over-75s.
18 November 2016: Save BBC Radio campaigners had their say at meeting with the BBC's director of radio.
6 November 2016: Will the Archers or Women's Hour go the same way as Bake Off if BBC plans go ahead?
30 October 2016: It was a mistake to end Government funding for BBC Monitoring and that change should be reversed, said a Foreign Affairs Committee report.
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 privatise 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.