It has yet to be announced when these games would be held, as the visitors of the first fixture play host to their opponents. … [Read more...] about FA Cup 4th round TV games: Which matches are on BT Sport and BBC and what time do they kick off?
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So, if this shambolic stuff is – whether for low, craven or visionary reasons – to be increasingly commonplace on BBC news and current affairs, the conflict between its traditional, informing ambitions and this form of mischief dictates some rapid adjustments to the editorial guidelines. Would it be simpler, in fact, to reclassify this sort of pointless improv as entertainment? Already, BBC rules look radically more permissive than in 2014. Then: “Vox pops are a tool of illustration, NOT a tool of research… Avoid terminology such as: ‘We’ve been out on the streets to find out what the people of Manchester think about this’.” Now, on The World at One, we’re introduced to “the view from Stoke”. A view that, as extracted and depicted by the BBC plays colourfully and, as above, influentially into narratives of the people versus parliament. … [Read more...] about Is the rise of the unscientific vox pop a fresh take on news or just plain laziness?
What Javid will do is exploit the space for extra borrowing created by the fiscal rules inherited from Philip Hammond. The previous chancellor said government borrowing should be below 2% of Gross Domestic Product – a measure of the economy’s output - by 2020-21. However, the current level of borrowing is lower than that, at roughly 1.1%. The new government can therefore borrow a bit more – about £26bn – and still meet the rule. … [Read more...] about Boris Johnson says he’ll spend, but who will pay?
“Vanya has become much more active, already able to move quite quickly, although until recently he couldn’t even lift his leg correctly,” said his mother Olga Fokina, 32, who survived the fall clutching her elder son Dmitry, now four. … [Read more...] about Miracle baby who lay buried in freezing rubble for 35 hours has amazing recovery
She quipped: "But it's like you're living with a tiny dictator, everything you know in your life is ruled by this little creature. Honestly, you think you look alright, and then the next minute you've got a bit of sick on you. But no she's fab and I'm really lucky. But I have a newfound respect for parents, definitely. I look at them now and go, wow, you look so together." … [Read more...] about Steph McGovern – when was the BBC Breakfast presenter’s baby born and will she be leaving the show?