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How to rescue the BBC

Can the broadcaster recover after a bad year?

By Peter Kellner   204

The BBC’s new home: essential or a waste?

Open letter to Tony Hall

Dear Tony,

The waiting is almost over. For the past three months you have been contemplating what you will do as the BBC’s director general. When you walk through the gleaming doors of New Broadcasting House on 2nd April, you will have to start taking decisions. Plainly, your overarching challenge is to restore public trust. How? What is it about the BBC, after the turbulence of recent times, that most concerns viewers and listeners—and what is…

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