BBC Newsnight Scandal
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This topic will look at the problems caused to the BBC after the recent newsnight scandal.
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Entwistle quits as BBC top executive

Barely eight weeks into the job, George Entwistle has stepped down as BBC's top executive after one of the broadcaster's flagship current affairs programmes wrongly implicated a former Conservative politician in a pedophile scandal involving children's care homes in Wales.

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Newsnight: how have viewing figures been affected by the BBC child abuse scandal?

Newsnight: how have viewing figures been affected by the BBC child abuse scandal? | BBC Newsnight Scandal | Scoop.it
How have Newsnight's viewing figures been affected by the scandals that have hit the show and the BBC?
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Jeremy Paxman 'was on brink of quitting Newsnight after abuse scandal

Jeremy Paxman 'was on brink of quitting Newsnight after abuse scandal | BBC Newsnight Scandal | Scoop.it
Newsnight host Jeremy Paxman was reportedly close to quitting the programme after the child abuse scandal that recently embroiled the show.
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Newsnight scandal review is delayed

Newsnight scandal review is delayed | BBC Newsnight Scandal | Scoop.it
The Pollard review, which is examining a shelved Newsnight report into the Jimmy Savile abuse allegations, is to take about a month longer to report than expected.
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BBC wrong on Newsnight film - DG

BBC wrong on Newsnight film - DG | BBC Newsnight Scandal | Scoop.it
A Newsnight report which led to a Tory peer being wrongly implicated in child sexual abuse should not have been broadcast, the BBC's director general says, as he admits he did not see it before broadcast.
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