TITLE

watching brief

AUTHOR(S)
Platell, Amanda
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
New Statesman;12/15/2003, Vol. 132 Issue 4668, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the year had by the BBC and its ability to withstand pressure from the government when it called into question Tony Blair's integrity over the Iraq war. Kudos for director general, Greg Dyke in his handling of the issue; Success of the "Today" programme; Radio programme of interest; Andrew Marr as political editor who is challenging the government; Tongue in cheek awards granted by the author to various media names.
ACCESSION #
11676743

 

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