Patten repeats pledge to cut BBC execs

Lord Patten

Lord Patten has reiterated his desire to force BBC senior management numbers down to account for just 1% of corporation staff - and has hinted he won’t push for a big rise in the licence fee.

Won’t push for big licence fee increase

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