The latest threat to jobs at BBC Monitoring makes no sense given its success in obtaining useful information about the UK’s friends and foes abroad.
READING BETWEEN THE LINES
The 5,000-word prospectus for the BBC’s planned Year of Reading in 2016 itself makes depressing reading.
Why Arts Council England’s spending on a system to measure the ‘quality and impact’ of arts events doesn’t add up.
EVERY LITTLE HELPS
As Tesco’s new ad campaign is seen on TV, it can be thankful publication of a government report on its alleged mistreatment of suppliers is delayed.
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