TITLE

The BBC Under Fire

AUTHOR(S)
SMIRKE, RICHARD
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Billboard;9/19/2015, Vol. 127 Issue 27, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the political attacks, competition from rivals and budget constraints facing British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC). An overview of the way BBC is funded which is now under review is provided. Other areas of BBC's operation that were identified for government inspection are cost-cutting measures, funding deal, and staff cuts. The views of BBC Music Director Bob Shennan on the diverse range of music that BBC promotes and its television coverage of music events are highlighted.
ACCESSION #
109538188

 

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