Society and Culture

BBC director general voiced concerns on impartiality of staff’s social media

IEA webinar quoted in the Metro newspaper

“Some of the things that BBC news presenters and others have done on social media would not be acceptable to me” says former Head of BBC Radio 4 Mark Damazer.

The comments reporting by the Metro newspaper were made as part of an IEA webinar on the future of the BBC with Julian Knight MP, Sir Robbie Gibb, and Professor Philip Booth and touched on the BBC’s future funding model and licence fees for the over 75s.

Read the full piece here.

Watch the full webinar on the IEA YouTube channel.