Alan Yentob

Here's That Controversial BBC Pay List In Full

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK

The BBC has released details on how much its top earners were paid over the last year. The corporation had already defended its “incredible record o...

Caroline Frost

Alan Yentob Still Has Friends In High Places... | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.12.2015 | UK Entertainment

Alan Yentob may have had to fall on his sword last week and resign from his senior management job at the BBC, but it seems he can still count on the s...

BBC Creative Director Alan Yentob Resigns Over 'Serious Distraction' Of Kids Company Furore

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.12.2015 | UK

Alan Yentob, the BBC's creative director and former chairman of trustees for the scandal-hit Kids Company, has resigned, citing speculation over his r...

Alan Yentob Accused Of Using Teenager's Death To Get Kids Company 'Out Of Hot Water'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.10.2015 | UK

Alan Yentob has been lambasted for using the death of a teenager to make a political point about Kids Company. The BBC boss was criticised by the m...

Kids Company Founder Gives MPs Masterclass In Being Awkward

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK

Kids Company founder Camila Batmanghelidjh has delivered a much-mocked performance at her grilling by MPs today. She was called before the select c...

Alan Yentob Warned Of Riots And 'Savagery' Over Kids Company Closure

PA | Posted 26.08.2015 | UK

The young people being helped by Kids Company could "descend into savagery" and riot or loot if the charity closed, the charity claimed in an email to...

I'm Glad Kids Company Has Closed

Paul Blanchard | Posted 06.08.2016 | UK
Paul Blanchard

I'm not an expert on running a charity. But I am a businessperson and an entrepreneur. Every day I learn new things from other businesspeople - and I go out looking for new stuff to learn about running a successful business. I absolutely know there are millions of things I still don't even know that I don't know. But what I do know is that if you look at Kids Company from a business point of view, it makes absolutely no sense whatsoever.

Alan Yentob Has Had A Right Go At 'Bonkers' Tory Plans To Censor The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Politics

Plans to empower Ofcom to vet and censor broadcasts for extremist content have been labelled "bonkers" by one of the BBC's most senior and recognised ...

Alan Yentob Sues Newspaper For Phone Hacking... Not The One You're Thinking

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

Alan Yentob, the BBC's creative director and one of its most famous faces, is suing the publishers of the Sunday Mirror over allegations they hacked h...

TV TONIGHT - Tuesday 3 December

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

In between the next eliminations - from the jungle and kitchen on 'I'm A Celebrity' and 'MasterChef' respectively - there are some serious offerings f...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Imagine... Being Salman Rushdie | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Salman Rushdie's ad for his new book, sorry I mean Alan Yentob's insightful investigation of years spent living a secret life, turned up on our screen...