The UK’s latest news channel, GB News, is nearing its widely anticipated launch date, but what is the likely impact on the UK’s news and media landscape?
The Financial Times have reported that Comcast will enter the international news channel arena later this year, and it makes perfect sense.
Veteran newscaster Alistair Stewart has been sacked by ITN/ITV for quoting a line of Shakespeare on Twitter which one user interpreted to be a racial slur.
Two of the unions representing staff at the BBC, BECTU and the NUJ, have called for the scrapping of the free TV licence for over-75’s to be reversed.
It is still the staple of a breakfast show, and for that matter, a drivetime show… but there is no need for travel reports anymore.