Paxo over ruled! The BBC needs a coup not a strike.

Paxman and Humpreys warned on public debate of BBC cut If Lyons ever has the plums to go on Newsnight he’s going to have to face an ‘up to 11 Paxman charged up like scarface. They should sell tickets to that.

Could the BBC do and AFC Wimbledon? Political parties can have votes of no confidence in their leaders, wouldn’t it be interesting if corporations could do the same?

Advertisements

2 Responses to “Paxo over ruled! The BBC needs a coup not a strike.”


  1. 1 Murray October 12, 2007 at 9:54 am

    I just don’t get this debate.

    BBC One **alone** accounts for something around 36% of the BBC budget.

    BBC Three, BBC Four, the seven national radio stations plus all the regional ones AND the entire website operation COMBINED are less than that.

    Note that this has carefully been hidden in the current version of “How we spend the cash”

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/info/licencefee/

    But archive.org knows:

    http://web.archive.org/web/20060423172334/http://www.bbc.co.uk/info/licencefee/

    Shift BBC One over to News 24 an hour earlier each day, and we can probably double Humprey’s budget.

  2. 2 Paully October 12, 2007 at 2:30 pm

    And stop duplicating news programming on the main channels and News 24. News 24 should carry the BBC Six O’Clock News, then the BBC One 10 O’Clock, then Newsnight, then it’s own stuff. Why on earth they’re broadcasting simultaneous news from two different studios at the same time baffles me….


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s




This blog is no longer being updated

I've left it here for historical purposes. Please visit my new blog at www.foodjournalist.co.uk

DISCLAIMER

These are my personal views and not those of Channel 4 or the BBC
October 2007
M T W T F S S
« Sep   Nov »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031  

%d bloggers like this: