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15 September 2020: The corporation’s annual report shows the broadcaster remains popular and trusted, but costs mean more cuts on the way
14 September 2020: The company said it expected the overall reduction in editorial staffing to be between 20 and 30, as part of restructuring.
3 September 2020: But with 2,000 journalists' jobs at risk, the NUJ questions how the corporation can continue to make world-beating programmes.
BBC reps call for director general to streamline management rather than cutting programme makers’ jobs
27 August 2020: While huge cuts to journalists' jobs have been proposed in England, at least 15 senior managers could be earning more than £150,000.
17 August 2020: Ofcom will be requiring the BBC to prove its proposed cuts in news and current affairs will allow it to carry out its legal remit as a public service broadcaster.
10 August 2020: Reach newspaper group, which has announced 580 company-wide redundancies, has been told its plans are “not in the interests of Wales and Welsh democracy” by a Welsh parliament committee.
Former media and culture committee chair and South east MPs ask broadcasting watchdog to check BBC cuts
10 August 2020: Damian Collins, former chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, has sent a letter signed by other MPs, to the broadcasting watchdog over concerns about cuts to regional BBC programming in England.
15 July 2020: An extra 70 jobs than previously expected will be cut as a result of Covid-19, said the corporation.
7 July 2020: The owner of the Mirror and Express and the largest local newspapers group is cutting its workforce by 12 per cent.
2 July 2020: Michelle Stanistreet said the cuts will have an impact on the BBC’s ability to sustain the breadth and depth of news coverage throughout England which truly reflects the diversity of the nation.