BBC senior executive is paid £325,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

BBC’s anti-bias boss: Senior executive is paid £325,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial Ken MacQuarrie given title of Executive Sponsor Safeguarding Impartiality   Stood down as BBC director for nationals and regions at the end of last year   He joined the BBC as a researcher in 1975 and BBC say new role … Read more BBC senior executive is paid £325,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

BBC senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

BBC’s anti-bias boss: Senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial Kevin MacQuarrie given title of Executive Sponsor Safeguarding Impartiality   Stood down as BBC director for nationals and regions at the end of last year  He cited the BBC1 drama Roadkill as an example of ‘partial’ broadcasting By Gareth … Read more BBC senior executive is paid £330,000 a year to monitor whether the Corporation is impartial

Senior Tory Steve Baker fires leadership warning at Boris Johnson

Tory revolt over lockdown: Influential backbencher Steve Baker orders Boris to ‘lift restrictions, or face leadership challenge’ as he demands a ‘guarantee’ there won’t be same restrictions ‘next winter’ Steve Baker has written to Tories to urge them to register lockdown opposition He has told Boris Johnson to ditch the strategy of repeated Covid lockdowns  … Read more Senior Tory Steve Baker fires leadership warning at Boris Johnson

Tory demands senior Labour MP Chris Bryant quit Commons’ standards watchdog

Labour MP Chris Bryant faces calls to quit Commons’ standards watchdog ‘for telling Speaker to “f*** off”‘ Tory backbencher Julie Marson says she saw Chris Bryant mouth the words  Labour MP Mr Bryant is the chairman of the Commons’ standards committee ‘His behaviour last week leaves a very big question mark,’ Ms Marson said Mr … Read more Tory demands senior Labour MP Chris Bryant quit Commons’ standards watchdog

Senior Labour MP with OBE calls for scrapping of ‘offensive’ Empire honours titles

A senior Labour MP has sparked outrage after slamming the Queen’s honours system as ‘offensive’ because awards reference the British Empire – even though she has an OBE herself. Kate Green claimed there was no justification for ‘branding’ the gongs in colonial terms as ‘it’s offensive’ and could be ‘hurtful to people’ – and has called … Read more Senior Labour MP with OBE calls for scrapping of ‘offensive’ Empire honours titles

White House comms director Alyssa Farah QUITS and is first senior Trump aide to tacitly admit defeat

BREAKING NEWS: White House communications director Alyssa Farah QUITS and becomes first senior Donald Trump aide to tacitly admit defeat – as he keeps up barrage of claims that election was ‘rigged’ White House communications director Alyssa Farah is resigning from her post Move is seen as a tactic admission the President Donald Trump is not … Read more White House comms director Alyssa Farah QUITS and is first senior Trump aide to tacitly admit defeat

Married senior policeman ‘is caught arranging an affair with one of his officers’

Married senior policeman ‘is caught arranging an affair with one of his officers – when woman’s sergeant husband heard it being discussed on their doorbell camera’ Deputy chief constable Nev Kemp, 48, was speaking to Sgt. Rachael Johnson But their conversation was picked up by a doorbell camera, sources claim Her husband Ross Johnson – … Read more Married senior policeman ‘is caught arranging an affair with one of his officers’

Boohoo didn’t sack ANY senior staff after working conditions scandal

Fashion giant Boohoo failed to sack ANY senior staff over the working conditions scandal at one of its suppliers Damning report previously found allegations of poor working practice were true It concluded Boohoo knew of ‘endemic’ problems within its Leicester suppliers Boohoo accepted findings and apologised but has not sacked any senior staff  By Daily … Read more Boohoo didn’t sack ANY senior staff after working conditions scandal

‘Protect the NHS slogan was not helpful’: Senior GP says

‘Protect the NHS slogan was not helpful’: Senior GP says Government’s pandemic mantra prevented non-coronavirus patients from seeing their doctor Government introduced ‘protect the NHS’ slogan, in the initial lockdown, March Professor Martin Marshall claimed the message prevented patients getting help  He said it ‘wasn’t a very helpful message’, taken onboard too much by patients … Read more ‘Protect the NHS slogan was not helpful’: Senior GP says

Senior lawyer ‘pulled white envelope over his head and said he had joined the Ku Klux Klan’

Senior lawyer, 68, pulled white envelope over his head and told black secretary he had joined the Ku Klux Klan and slapped her bottom 18 times, tribunal hears Samuel Maurice Charkham, 68, was accused of racism by his black secretary    Also claims he slapped her on the bottom and ‘grabbed both cheeks’ in the … Read more Senior lawyer ‘pulled white envelope over his head and said he had joined the Ku Klux Klan’