George Entwistle's Payoff 'Unacceptable Use Of Public Money'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2012 | UK Politics

The BBC has been accused of a "cavalier" attitude towards licence fee money over a £450,000 payoff to director-general George Entwistle. MPs have ...

Review Due Into Shelving Of Newsnight Report On Jimmy Savile

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.02.2013 | UK

A review into why Newsnight shelved a report into sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile will be released on Wednesday. Top BBC executives and journalists on...

Nick Clegg Insists Entwistle's Payoff 'Hard To Justify'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Politics

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said George Entwistle's £450,000 payoff after resigning from the BBC was "difficult to justify", adding his voic...

George Entwistle To Receive £450,000 Pay Off

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK

George Entwistle is to receive £450,000 in severance pay after stepping down as director general of the BBC. The BBC Trust confirmed Entwistle wil...

I Believe Entwistle Is Right

Ben Bradshaw | Posted 23.12.2012 | UK Politics
Ben Bradshaw

My instant verdict on George Entwistle - the BBC Director General - after his appearance before our committee today is of a good, decent man, new to the job, grappling with the BBC's horrendous bureaucracy who has been badly let down by others, and may still be being so.