John Whittingdale reminds BBC licence fee deal is not done

Edinburgh John Whittingdale

Culture secretary John Whittingdale has cast doubt on the BBC’s financial security after reminding an audience of industry executives that July’s deal for the over-75s did not represent the final licence fee agreement.

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