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The Stifling BBC

The BBC is a treasured institution. But with a recession looming its sprawling tendrils and how they potentially damage legitimate commercial interests are becoming more obvious. It shouldn’t be surprising that rival media organisations put the boot in hard over issues such as ‘Brand-Ross.” They’re envious: as their own revenues are threatened , they see …

Question Time: Good News from Ulster

Finally, I managed to catch Question Time last week. It came from the Northern Irish city of Newry in County Down. Newry is a charming place set in a wondrous, sadly underrated, landscape. Close to my heart, it’s from Newry and thereabouts that my mum and her family come from and I spent a lot …

BA must be chuffed with their Ad on the BBC

Way back when, I was told off by a BBC radio presenter for using the word ‘eBay’ twice in an interview about, well, eBay. I was expected to talk about ‘internet auctions’ and ‘online buying and selling’. So I was quite intriuged by this video on the BBC. The PR and Branding folks at BA …