Lord Foulkes Clashes with BBC News Presenter Carrie Gracie:
Labour peer Lord Foulkes appeared on the BBC News Channel to discuss the issue of MPs expense claims.
During the heated discussion with BBC presenter Carrie Gracie, he said she was being paid “nearly twice as much an MP – to come on and talk nonsense”, after she revealed her annual salary was ?92,000.
Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, will deliver his second ever Budget speech this afternoon. This will be the first Budget to be held in the autumn in over twenty years, and will be shown live on the BBC,… Read more
The Budget 2017 – BBC News Promo
BBC News Channel’s staff have been accused of wasting taxpayers’ cash after workers photographed sleeping on the job. The Sun’s splash on Thursday shows BBC News journalists apparently sleeping while at work. The paper says the napping night-shifters were snapped… Read more
Someone give that man a throat lozenges..
The BBC News Channel is 20 years old today! The 24-hour rolling news channel launched as BBC News 24 on 9 November 1997 at 5.30pm, becoming the first competitor to Sky News, which had been running since February 1989. On… Read more