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LONDON LIVE… BUT ONLY JUST
As the ailing TV station begs Ofcom to allow it to cut its output, where’s proprietor Evgeny Lebedev when he’s needed? Er, posing on a rickshaw in Kenya, apparently.

DON’T WATCH THIS SPACE
With budgets cut, awkward questions for Arts Council England over the achievements of thespace.org, an £8m digital joint venture with the BBC.

FRINGE COMEDY
Comedy managers at Avalon get no laughs in Edinburgh with an ‘official’ guide that apes the genuine Fringe brochure but plugs only Avalon acts.

TAKING THE PISS
The athletics manager banned for once switching a urine sample – but who’s been working trackside for the BBC for more than 30 years.

PLUS: Desperate Marketing, Ad Nauseam, Dumb Britain, Desperate Business & more.

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Next issue on sale: 19th August 2014.

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