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Nordic broadcasters urge UK government to back BBC

Director generals from the Nordic region’s public broadcasters have warned the British government not to weaken the UK’s BBC, claiming there is “a growing need for public service broadcasting”. In an open letter to the government published by The Guardian, the signees said the BBC had shown “an amazing ability to adapt” to the changing […]

Euro pubcasters slam ‘excessive’ cuts

Europe’s public broadcasting body has issued a statement slamming funding cuts across the continent as “excessive” and “disproportionate”. The statement, adopted unanimously by the European Broadcasting Union General Assembly, comes in the wake of “massive” public funding cuts earlier this month that saw Icelandic pubcaster RUV forced to downsize by 20%. “This is the latest in […]