Comments on: How should money saved at the BBC be spent? http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/ Insights from the UK and beyond Tue, 15 Nov 2016 20:30:03 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Arnold Hitchens http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9892 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 22:36:26 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9892 The BBC makes some good programs, but could probably get away with doing as much with less money.

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By: AnthonyP http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9880 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 15:46:49 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9880 No reason why the BBC, and the rest of the civil service for that matter should not have a top limit on salaries of say £150k per year. Expenses confined to travel hotel and sustenance only. After all they only spend other peoples money.

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By: Janet http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9876 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 14:01:25 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9876 They should give it to the troops in Afghanistan.

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By: Robert Cross http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9875 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 14:00:45 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9875 The licence fee is too high. How ludicrous that it is less expensive for a black and white TV than a colour one. It’s very much a totalitarian tax. Why should they have the right? Telly should be free.

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By: Paul Harper http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9874 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 13:35:45 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9874 I thought the idea of saving money was to NOT spend it?

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By: Nikkei 225 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/2009/07/14/how-should-money-saved-at-the-bbc-be-spent/comment-page-1/#comment-9872 Tue, 14 Jul 2009 13:31:45 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/uknews/?p=3367#comment-9872 The BBC should start making those high quality documentaries again, they used to make them in the good old days when money was no problem.

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