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Lord Patten on George Entwistle's £450,000 payoff - video

The BBC Trust chairman, Lord Patten, tells a Commons committee that former director general George Entwistle wanted more than 12 months' salary to resign following Newsnight's bungled child sex abuse report...
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BBC in crisis as George Entwistle resigns - as it happened

BBC in crisis as George Entwistle resigns - as it happened | BBC Crisis | Scoop.it
• Entwistle: stepping down over abuse story was the 'honourable thing to do' • Chris Patten laments as his 'saddest day' • Resignation statement in full...
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BBC needs radical overhaul after Newsnight scandal, says Lord Patten - video

The chairman of the BBC Trust says George Entwistle's replacement will be appointed within weeks and he will discuss future of Newsnight with acting director general...
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Jeremy Paxman was on brink of quitting Newsnight after child abuse debacle - Telegraph

Jeremy Paxman was on brink of quitting Newsnight after child abuse debacle - Telegraph | BBC Crisis | Scoop.it
Jeremy Paxman has told friends he only stayed on as a Newsnight presenter out of loyalty to his work colleagues – and believes the programme is suffering from underlying problems caused by the BBC’s management.
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