Plus, why Churchill had no London home.
The Great White Male rears his head again.
The fictional account of an IRA sniper targeting the Conservative Prime Minister threatens no one and shows the Corporation is in good shape.
Under attack yet again from the government, the corporation must make savage cuts. But knee-jerk decisions could do it – and our national life – irreparable damage.
The nation’s longest-serving television presenter first took part in an election broadcast 50 years ago. Next year will be his last.
Twenty-four-hour news channels and all the commentary online make it ever harder to offer a definitive take on the day.
The UK is ready to see far more people on TV who do not conform to the able-bodied ideal of what people on TV should look like.
High profile presenters Victoria Derbyshire and Shelagh Fogarty are departing, to be replaced by the likes of Adrian Chiles, Peter Allen, and Tony Livesey.
Following the BBC’s economics editor lashing out at BuzzFeed, PR, advertorial, and right-wing papers last week, the Mail’s deputy editor responded that he was “talking garbage”.
Today is the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and the BBC has special speakers to read out original broadcasts from the time throughout the day.