BBC to use licence fee to plug £1bn pension hole
By New Statesman - 03 May 13:02

The BBC is expected to divert a part of its licence fee to its pension fund to plug a £1bn "black ho

Andrew Marr plans series on the Queen
By New Statesman - 30 April 12:53

He hopes to talk to members of the British royal family and will be putting in a request to talk to

Channel 4's new chief plans immediate review
By New Statesman - 30 April 11:06

In speech to staff on Thursday, partnerships that would force the channel to forego its independence

BSkyB reaches pay-TV agreement with Ofcom and competitors
By New Statesman - 30 April 10:58

However, the pay-TV company will continue to fight the media regulator's ruling asking it to cut pri

Absolute Radio settles legal action with Absolut vodka
By New Statesman - 30 April 10:52

Settlement, the terms of which are confidential, marks the end of 18 months of legal action.

BSkyB profits soar
By New Statesman - 30 April 10:41

Company attributes increase to strong HD sales

Culture Secretary confirms top-slicing of license fee
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 29 April 16:24

Money will be used to replace ITV regional news service.

BBC strategist quits over information leak
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:22

Unnamed strategist has left the corporation following a high-level internal investigation into the l

Ofcom's chief adviser for radio to quit
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:17

Martin Campbell is planning to leave the regulator at the end of this month, reports Radio Today.

Virgin adds 38,000 new subscribers
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:14

Number is way above analysts' prediction of around 18,000 new subscribers.

Viewers complain about Boulton’s “heckling” of Clegg
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:11

Regulator received 700 complaints about Sky News host Adam Boulton.

Saudi billionaire contemplates news channel
By New Statesman - 29 April 12:04

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is planning to start his own news channel on the lines of Rupert Murdoch's

Paddy Power advert features blind footballers
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:51

Bookmaker launches new television advert featuring blind footballers who are likely to represent Eng

Edinburgh Court considers SNP appeal against BBC
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:51

Party argues Salmond's omission is "inherently unfair".

Alex Zane joins NME Radio
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:46

Former Xfm DJ will host a new Friday night show.

BBC apologises for ad gaffe
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:42

Over 5,000 complaints about Dr Who ending.

Mike Cass to leave Galaxy Radio
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:38

Galaxy Radio's Programme Director plans to leave at the end of May, reports Radio Today.

Guardian/BBC Trafigura exposé wins international award
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:35

Report revealed dumping of toxic waste in the Ivory Coast.

Cameron says he is pro-BBC
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:35

Cameron declares himself the most pro-BBC Tory leader ever in an interview to Radio Times.

Ex-BBC reporter detained in Kyrgyzstan
By New Statesman - 28 April 11:13

Vugar Khalilov arrested and detained over money laundering accusations in Bishkek, the capital of Ky

24 director behind latest Labour broadcast
By Matthew Hepplewhite - 27 April 16:29

Stephen Hopkins to imagine Tory future.

Sky Sports to use dedicated studio for World Cup
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:29

Broadcaster, which has no live rights for the football World Cup, plans to set up a dedicated studio

Virgin Media launches online movie service
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:19

On-demand online movie rental service will allow viewers to stream films via a PC.

Ofcom criticises TalkSport over unfair conduct of competition
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:15

Media regulator rules that competition on talk station's George Galloway show was conducted unfairly

Honda releases extended version of "impossible dream" ad
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:13

Company releases extended and enhanced version of its award-winning 2005 ad "impossible dream."

Sky News not in breach over Andre intervieww, says OfCom
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:05

Channel had received nearly 900 complaints over a Peter Andre interview broadcast by the channel in

Tina McCann is new chief of Nickelodeon UK
By New Statesman - 27 April 13:00

Tina McCann appointed as new senior vice president and managing director, the Guardian reports.

BBC reporter covered US Masters from the wrong course
By New Statesman - 26 April 13:05

James Pearce did not have media accreditation and so commentated on television footage over a mile a

BSkyB launches appeal against Ofcom ruling
By New Statesman - 26 April 12:41

BSkyB seeks delay from Ofcom's ruling that it sell its premium sport content to rival at a reduced p

ITV to launch tele-shopping show
By New Statesman - 26 April 12:29

In a bid to increase revenues the broadcaster has announced The Zone.

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