John Whittingdale

Culture secretary John Whittingdale has unveiled a green paper on the future of the licence fee, suggesting it [...]

16 July 2015
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The government has selected a panel of independent advisors to lead a review of the BBC's royal charter, which [...]

12 July 2015
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BBC director general Tony Hall insisted that the broadcaster had achieved “the right deal” yesterday, after [...]

7 July 2015
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The culture, media, and sport secretary John Whittingdale has confirmed that the BBC will pay for free television [...]

6 July 2015
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The BBC "can make a contribution" to the costs of free television licences for the over-75s, George Osborne has [...]

5 July 2015
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The BBC will cut over 1,000 jobs due to a £150m shortfall in its licence fee income, director Lord Tony Hall [...]

2 July 2015
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Culture secretary John Whittingdale has dubbed the BBC licence fee "regressive", saying that it hits the "poorest [...]

4 June 2015
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Culture secretary John Whittingdale has said England is ready to host the 2022 World Cup if Qatar is stripped [...]

4 June 2015
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Making sure the political back-and-forth is properly noted in Parliament’s official record – Hansard, is [...]

21 May 2015
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David Cameron set his government on a collision course with the BBC yesterday, appointing John Whittingdale as [...]

12 May 2015
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John Whittingdale has described the licence fee as being “worse than a poll tax,” and wants to decriminalise [...]

12 May 2015
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