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European TV Chiefs Tell UK Government To Stop 'Meddling' With BBC

The BBC is regarded as the “mother of all public service broadcasting” and should be protected from political meddling, a group of European media bosses has warned. In a letter to the Guardian, the heads of seven Nordic public service broadcasters urged the UK to protect the BBC’s independence, saying that a diminished BBC would risk reducing Britain’s standing in the world. They also noted that many foreign broadcasters -- including their own -- had used it as a template.

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