BBC Trust Initial Response To Green Paper Today the Trust has published an initial summary response to the Government’s Green Paper and consultation on the BBC’s next Charter. It sets out the Trust’s thoughts in reaction to some of the proposals. You can find our response on the Trust’s site. As part of our ongoing commitment to […]
BBC Findings & Minutes Available The latest BBC Editorial Standards Committee and Complaints and Appeals Board findings can always be found on the BBC Trust website. The minutes of the monthly full Trust meetings are also published online.
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How Trustees Are Appointed BBC Trustees are appointed by the Queen on advice from DCMS (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) ministers through the Prime Minister. When new Trustees are needed the posts are publicly advertised. Trustees are chosen on merit and the process is regulated by the Office of the Commissioner for Public Appointments. […]
BBC Charter The Royal Charter is the constitutional basis for the BBC. It sets out the public purposes of the BBC, guarantees its independence, and outlines the duties of the Trust and the Executive Board. The current Charter runs until 31 December 2016. The hyperlink to it in full is: www.bbc.co.uk/bbctrust/governance/regulatory_framework/charter_agreement/