PA responds to BBC's charter review

PA responds to BBC's charter review

The Publishers Association has released a formal response to the BBC’s Charter Review in which it highlights the “powerful” and “mutually beneficial” relationship between the BBC and publishers, and warns the broadcaster against venturing into commercial territory.

Following the government's launch of a consultation on the BBC's Royal Charter, which sets out the purpose of the BBC and how it will be governed, the PA has submitted a formal statement written by its chief executive, Richard Mollet.

In the submission, Mollet emphasised the “positive role the BBC plays in the UK’s cultural lif...

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