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Public Service Broadcasting

  • NUJ strike at BBC “misguided, misdirected and mistaken”

    News Release August 12, 2011 “Misguided, misdirected and mistaken”  – a former BBC Radio 4 Announcer and News Editor has hit out at NUJ strikes which have crippled some parts of the Corporation’s output in recent weeks. Paul Leighton, Broadcasting Division chairman of the Chartered Institute of Journalists said “The NUJ has completely lost the plot…

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  • Public Service Broadcasting Future offers new hope

    NEWS RELEASE Release time: 4 February 2009 The Chartered Institute of Journalists (CIOJ) cautiously welcomed Ofcom’s review of Public Service Broadcasting (PSB) for recognising that effective local and regional news needs to have an alternative supplier to the BBC. But the oldest professional journalist organisation was less than convinced by the Government’s response in its…

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