Spectator event – Is The BBC A National Treasure?
Last night Save Our BBC Strategic Director Peter Blackman attended the Spectator event: Is the BBC a national treasure? at Church House, Westminster. Speakers included Melvyn Bragg, author and broadcaster, James Purnell, director of strategy and digital at the BBC, Andrew Bridgen MP, Meirion Jones, investigative journalist, Robin Aitken, author of Can we trust the BBC? and Rachel Johnson, author and broadcaster. The discussion was hosted by Andrew Neil.
On behalf of Save Our BBC, Peter Blackman made a statement at 1:08:50 into the debate, you can listen to our comment and the full recording of the debate here.