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TV Licensing website crashes on first day of new charge for over-75s

TV Licensing website crashes on first day of new charge for over-75s

BBC's decision to scrap free licences for over-75s means more than three million households are being asked to pay the £157.50 annual fee for the first time. Read full article: TV Licensing website crashes on first da...→

TV Licensing website crashes on first day of new charge for over-75s

TV Licensing website crashes on first day of new charge for over-75s

BBC's decision to scrap free licences for over-75s means more than three million households are being asked to pay the £157.50 annual fee for the first time. Read full article: TV Licensing website crashes on first da...→

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

The driver was held on suspicion of dangerous driving, failing to stop and being uninsured after the crash on Stratford Road, Shirley Read full article: BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old c...→

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

LETTERS telling millions of pensioners to cough up for a TV licence will drop on doormats from today. Read full article: BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence...→

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

We have become a nation of streamers and some adults spend as much as 40 per cent of their waking day watching television and online video.On average we spent [...] Read full article: Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day wat...→

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

EXCLUSIVE: Lib Dem Culture spokesperson Daisy Cooper has demanded that the future of the licence fee be set by an independent commission so it cannot be a vict [...] Read full article: Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence...→

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

THE BBC has been blasted by campaigners for announcing the appointment of a replacement director for BBC Scotland during the same week as ending universal free [...] Read full article: BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-fi...→

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

FREE TV licences for over 75s are being restricted to stop the closure of several BBC services. When do over 75s need to start paying for their TV licence? Read full article: BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV ...→

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Campaigners for older people staged demonstrations across the country on Thursday before the policy is axed at the weekend Read full article: Pensioners protest outside BBC in attemp...→

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Cyclists took to social media to express disappointment, meaning #FixYourBikeVoucherScheme began trending on Twitter Read full article: Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike...→

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

The cycling voucher website, designed to help people get their bikes back on the road again, crashed almost as soon as it launched last night leaving Brits fum [...] Read full article: Bike repair voucher scheme website crash...→

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

As part of a £2billion anti-obesity drive, Boris Johnson on Monday announced plans to encourage cycling through a range of incentives including £50 repair vouc [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson's bike voucher website cra...→

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

On the night of July 29 2005, compassionate, funny, intelligent teenager Anthony Walker was murdered in a racist attack in Huyton, Merseyside. Read full article: TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is...→

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

The final day of the prolonged Premier League season is here and there's still plenty up for grabs at both ends of the table Read full article: All the Premier League final day kick-of...→

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

What games are being shown on Sky Sports, BT Sport and Pick TV? What time does coverage start? Can you live stream the matches? Read full article: Premier League final day TV games picked...→

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

THE BBC TV licence fee for over-75s has caused outrage across the UK but a former presenter has insisted the broadcasting giant can afford to cover the costs. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed...→

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

'Silver streamers' over 55 have flocked to the likes of Netflix which have already bewitched younger generations. During lockdown adults spent six hours and 25 [...] Read full article: Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of T...→

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

HEARTLESS fraudsters are targeting vulnerable pensioners awaiting letters about their new television licence fee, cybercrime experts have warned. Read full article: BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 7...→

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

THE BBC's move to scrap free TV licences for all over-75s descended into chaos when the taxpayer-funded corporation's website crashed on the first day of the n [...] Read full article: BBC website crashes on first day of new ...→

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

As Corporation withdraws free viewing from 3 million, Age UK urges those affected to use loophole of claiming Pension Credit Read full article: TV licence fees for over-75s could cost ...→

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

THE BBC's TV licencing fee plan set to come in tomorrow has been attacked by a pensioner offering a solution for over-75s against the decision. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-7...→

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

FURIOUS campaigners have ripped up BBC bills during protests across the country in a last-ditch attempt to save the free TV licence. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaign...→

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country tomorrow in a last ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit st...→

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

50,000 vouchers worth £50 each are up for grabs as part of a £2billion plan to encourage the nation to lose weight. Read full article: 'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers...→

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

THE BBC has been given the green light to axe Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. T [...] Read full article: BBC given green light to axe Newsround's...→

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Jodie Comer has lavished praised on Michaela Coel and Phoebe Waller-Bridge for their outstanding writing. The 27-year-old, who plays psychopathic assassin Vill [...] Read full article: Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leadin...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Unionist parties have told the BBC to axe Nicola Sturgeon’s televised coronavirus briefings, claiming they have become “SNP party political broadcasts”.The fir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to en...→

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

The BBC has been accused of a “distinctly amateurish” start to charging over-75s for television licences as it emerged that pensioners will not receive a lette [...] Read full article: Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerr...→

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

WEST HAM host Aston Villa as Dean Smith’s side look to book their place in the Premier League for next season. After two wins in their last three, Villa are in [...] Read full article: West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, ki...→

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

PENSIONERS groups are leading a rebellion against the scrapping of free TV licences for the over-75s as the BBC sends out letters to the millions affected. Read full article: BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start T...→

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Prince Charles and Camilla will lead a two-minute silence while Philip, present on board HMS Whelp in Tokyo Bay for the signing of the surrender, will feature [...] Read full article: Royal Family to come together in VJ Day ...→

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

THE BBC has once again been savaged over its enforcement of the TV licence fee, with campaign group Defund the BBC blasting it as "deeply immoral" after over-7 [...] Read full article: BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immo...→

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

THE BBC has sparked fury for announcing the appointment of a top boss thought to be on a six-figure salary the same week free TV licences for all over-75s were [...] Read full article: Britons furious at BBC salary as free ov...→

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

There has been lots of attention on the BBC’s new TV licence scheme for over-75s. Rightly so: it’s a change that will affect more than four million older pensi [...] Read full article: The BBC has made a fair decision on free...→

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Pensioners say they will continue to protest the scrapping of the free license fee for over 75 which is set to be introduced on Saturday with some pictured tea [...] Read full article: Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest ag...→

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country today in a last-ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Thousands of older citizens have also v [...] Read full article: TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing...→

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

The BBC is to end the Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. Read full article: BBC gets green light to axe Newsround fr...→

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

CYCLISTS have branded the government’s new Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a “shambles” as the website has crashed on its launch. Vouchers that entitle users to £ [...] Read full article: Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Sch...→

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

Boris Johnson's ambitious plan to get Britons cycling got off to a rocky start as the website offering bicycle repair vouchers crashed at its launch. As part o [...] Read full article: 'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes ...→

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

DAN WALKER and former I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! champion Harry Redknapp were caught up in a brief tense moment during an interview on Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry...→

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

PENSIONERS are in danger of paying double for their TV licence after the BBC announced it will enforce the fee for most over-75s, a charity has revealed. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk...→

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

THE Premier League season has finally reached its conclusion. Liverpool are champions, Norwich are down…but there’s PLENTY to play for on the final day with tw [...] Read full article: Premier League final day fixtures live s...→

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC boss Tony Hall has been accused of "delivering platitudes that bear no relation to reality" over a last-ditch plea to keep TV licences free for all over-75 [...] Read full article: BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe...→

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

The driver was held on suspicion of dangerous driving, failing to stop and being uninsured after the crash on Stratford Road, Shirley Read full article: BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old c...→

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

PENSIONERS groups are leading a rebellion against the scrapping of free TV licences for the over-75s as the BBC sends out letters to the millions affected. Read full article: BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start T...→

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

'Silver streamers' over 55 have flocked to the likes of Netflix which have already bewitched younger generations. During lockdown adults spent six hours and 25 [...] Read full article: Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of T...→

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

We have become a nation of streamers and some adults spend as much as 40 per cent of their waking day watching television and online video.On average we spent [...] Read full article: Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day wat...→

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

THE BBC has once again been savaged over its enforcement of the TV licence fee, with campaign group Defund the BBC blasting it as "deeply immoral" after over-7 [...] Read full article: BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immo...→

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

THE BBC's move to scrap free TV licences for all over-75s descended into chaos when the taxpayer-funded corporation's website crashed on the first day of the n [...] Read full article: BBC website crashes on first day of new ...→

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

THE BBC has been blasted by campaigners for announcing the appointment of a replacement director for BBC Scotland during the same week as ending universal free [...] Read full article: BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-fi...→

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

There has been lots of attention on the BBC’s new TV licence scheme for over-75s. Rightly so: it’s a change that will affect more than four million older pensi [...] Read full article: The BBC has made a fair decision on free...→

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

THE BBC's TV licencing fee plan set to come in tomorrow has been attacked by a pensioner offering a solution for over-75s against the decision. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-7...→

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Campaigners for older people staged demonstrations across the country on Thursday before the policy is axed at the weekend Read full article: Pensioners protest outside BBC in attemp...→

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country today in a last-ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Thousands of older citizens have also v [...] Read full article: TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing...→

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country tomorrow in a last ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit st...→

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Cyclists took to social media to express disappointment, meaning #FixYourBikeVoucherScheme began trending on Twitter Read full article: Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike...→

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

CYCLISTS have branded the government’s new Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a “shambles” as the website has crashed on its launch. Vouchers that entitle users to £ [...] Read full article: Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Sch...→

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

As part of a £2billion anti-obesity drive, Boris Johnson on Monday announced plans to encourage cycling through a range of incentives including £50 repair vouc [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson's bike voucher website cra...→

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

DAN WALKER and former I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! champion Harry Redknapp were caught up in a brief tense moment during an interview on Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry...→

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Jodie Comer has lavished praised on Michaela Coel and Phoebe Waller-Bridge for their outstanding writing. The 27-year-old, who plays psychopathic assassin Vill [...] Read full article: Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leadin...→

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

On the night of July 29 2005, compassionate, funny, intelligent teenager Anthony Walker was murdered in a racist attack in Huyton, Merseyside. Read full article: TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is...→

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

THE Premier League season has finally reached its conclusion. Liverpool are champions, Norwich are down…but there’s PLENTY to play for on the final day with tw [...] Read full article: Premier League final day fixtures live s...→

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

The final day of the prolonged Premier League season is here and there's still plenty up for grabs at both ends of the table Read full article: All the Premier League final day kick-of...→

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

WEST HAM host Aston Villa as Dean Smith’s side look to book their place in the Premier League for next season. After two wins in their last three, Villa are in [...] Read full article: West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, ki...→

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

THE BBC TV licence fee for over-75s has caused outrage across the UK but a former presenter has insisted the broadcasting giant can afford to cover the costs. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed...→

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

LETTERS telling millions of pensioners to cough up for a TV licence will drop on doormats from today. Read full article: BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence...→

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Prince Charles and Camilla will lead a two-minute silence while Philip, present on board HMS Whelp in Tokyo Bay for the signing of the surrender, will feature [...] Read full article: Royal Family to come together in VJ Day ...→

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

HEARTLESS fraudsters are targeting vulnerable pensioners awaiting letters about their new television licence fee, cybercrime experts have warned. Read full article: BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 7...→

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

EXCLUSIVE: Lib Dem Culture spokesperson Daisy Cooper has demanded that the future of the licence fee be set by an independent commission so it cannot be a vict [...] Read full article: Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence...→

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

THE BBC has sparked fury for announcing the appointment of a top boss thought to be on a six-figure salary the same week free TV licences for all over-75s were [...] Read full article: Britons furious at BBC salary as free ov...→

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

As Corporation withdraws free viewing from 3 million, Age UK urges those affected to use loophole of claiming Pension Credit Read full article: TV licence fees for over-75s could cost ...→

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

FREE TV licences for over 75s are being restricted to stop the closure of several BBC services. When do over 75s need to start paying for their TV licence? Read full article: BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV ...→

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Pensioners say they will continue to protest the scrapping of the free license fee for over 75 which is set to be introduced on Saturday with some pictured tea [...] Read full article: Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest ag...→

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

FURIOUS campaigners have ripped up BBC bills during protests across the country in a last-ditch attempt to save the free TV licence. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaign...→

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

The BBC is to end the Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. Read full article: BBC gets green light to axe Newsround fr...→

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

50,000 vouchers worth £50 each are up for grabs as part of a £2billion plan to encourage the nation to lose weight. Read full article: 'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers...→

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

The cycling voucher website, designed to help people get their bikes back on the road again, crashed almost as soon as it launched last night leaving Brits fum [...] Read full article: Bike repair voucher scheme website crash...→

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

Boris Johnson's ambitious plan to get Britons cycling got off to a rocky start as the website offering bicycle repair vouchers crashed at its launch. As part o [...] Read full article: 'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes ...→

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

THE BBC has been given the green light to axe Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. T [...] Read full article: BBC given green light to axe Newsround's...→

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

PENSIONERS are in danger of paying double for their TV licence after the BBC announced it will enforce the fee for most over-75s, a charity has revealed. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Unionist parties have told the BBC to axe Nicola Sturgeon’s televised coronavirus briefings, claiming they have become “SNP party political broadcasts”.The fir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to en...→

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC boss Tony Hall has been accused of "delivering platitudes that bear no relation to reality" over a last-ditch plea to keep TV licences free for all over-75 [...] Read full article: BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe...→

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

The BBC has been accused of a “distinctly amateurish” start to charging over-75s for television licences as it emerged that pensioners will not receive a lette [...] Read full article: Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerr...→

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

What games are being shown on Sky Sports, BT Sport and Pick TV? What time does coverage start? Can you live stream the matches? Read full article: Premier League final day TV games picked...→

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old car' crashes into bollard near city

The driver was held on suspicion of dangerous driving, failing to stop and being uninsured after the crash on Stratford Road, Shirley Read full article: BMW driver arrested after 'one-day-old c...→

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed as former presenter reveals 'they can afford it!'

THE BBC TV licence fee for over-75s has caused outrage across the UK but a former presenter has insisted the broadcasting giant can afford to cover the costs. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee OUTRAGE: Beeb exposed...→

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start TV licence rebellion as BBC hire 800 extra agents

PENSIONERS groups are leading a rebellion against the scrapping of free TV licences for the over-75s as the BBC sends out letters to the millions affected. Read full article: BBC backlash: Defiant pensioners start T...→

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence fee demands from today

LETTERS telling millions of pensioners to cough up for a TV licence will drop on doormats from today. Read full article: BBC licence fee: Over-75s get TV licence...→

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of TV a day during lockdown

'Silver streamers' over 55 have flocked to the likes of Netflix which have already bewitched younger generations. During lockdown adults spent six hours and 25 [...] Read full article: Britons watched more than SIX HOURS of T...→

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Royal Family to come together in VJ Day TV special to mark end of World War 2

Prince Charles and Camilla will lead a two-minute silence while Philip, present on board HMS Whelp in Tokyo Bay for the signing of the surrender, will feature [...] Read full article: Royal Family to come together in VJ Day ...→

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day watching TV and videos

We have become a nation of streamers and some adults spend as much as 40 per cent of their waking day watching television and online video.On average we spent [...] Read full article: Typical Briton spends 6½ hours a day wat...→

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 75s with fake TV licence payment demands

HEARTLESS fraudsters are targeting vulnerable pensioners awaiting letters about their new television licence fee, cybercrime experts have warned. Read full article: BBC licence fee fraudsters target over 7...→

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immoral' TV licence fee as over-75s lose free benefit

THE BBC has once again been savaged over its enforcement of the TV licence fee, with campaign group Defund the BBC blasting it as "deeply immoral" after over-7 [...] Read full article: BBC FURY: Beeb savaged over 'deeply immo...→

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence power so they can't bully BBC, MP says

EXCLUSIVE: Lib Dem Culture spokesperson Daisy Cooper has demanded that the future of the licence fee be set by an independent commission so it cannot be a vict [...] Read full article: Strip meddling Tory ministers TV licence...→

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

BBC website crashes on first day of new charge for over 75s TV licence fee

THE BBC's move to scrap free TV licences for all over-75s descended into chaos when the taxpayer-funded corporation's website crashed on the first day of the n [...] Read full article: BBC website crashes on first day of new ...→

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

Britons furious at BBC salary as free over-75s TV licence scrapped ‘Out of touch!’

THE BBC has sparked fury for announcing the appointment of a top boss thought to be on a six-figure salary the same week free TV licences for all over-75s were [...] Read full article: Britons furious at BBC salary as free ov...→

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-figure salary on day free over-75s TV licence axed

THE BBC has been blasted by campaigners for announcing the appointment of a replacement director for BBC Scotland during the same week as ending universal free [...] Read full article: BBC fury as new boss appointed on six-fi...→

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

TV licence fees for over-75s could cost taxpayer £1.8bn to save the BBC £93m

As Corporation withdraws free viewing from 3 million, Age UK urges those affected to use loophole of claiming Pension Credit Read full article: TV licence fees for over-75s could cost ...→

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

The BBC has made a fair decision on free TV licences for the over-75s

There has been lots of attention on the BBC’s new TV licence scheme for over-75s. Rightly so: it’s a change that will affect more than four million older pensi [...] Read full article: The BBC has made a fair decision on free...→

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV licence fee?

FREE TV licences for over 75s are being restricted to stop the closure of several BBC services. When do over 75s need to start paying for their TV licence? Read full article: BBC TV licence: When do over 75s pay TV ...→

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-75s offered brilliant strategy to 'fight back'

THE BBC's TV licencing fee plan set to come in tomorrow has been attacked by a pensioner offering a solution for over-75s against the decision. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee plot shamed as over-7...→

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest against BBC scrapping free TV licences

Pensioners say they will continue to protest the scrapping of the free license fee for over 75 which is set to be introduced on Saturday with some pictured tea [...] Read full article: Furious OAPs tear up bills in protest ag...→

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Pensioners protest outside BBC in attempt to save free TV licences for over 75s

Campaigners for older people staged demonstrations across the country on Thursday before the policy is axed at the weekend Read full article: Pensioners protest outside BBC in attemp...→

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaigners RIP UP bills - just HOURS to save free licence

FURIOUS campaigners have ripped up BBC bills during protests across the country in a last-ditch attempt to save the free TV licence. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Furious campaign...→

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing free licences

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country today in a last-ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Thousands of older citizens have also v [...] Read full article: TV licence: OAPs’ blitz on BBC for axing...→

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit streets in anger - 24 hours to save over-75s right

FURIOUS pensioners will stage demonstrations across the country tomorrow in a last ditch attempt to save free TV licences. Read full article: BBC TV licence protest: Thousands hit st...→

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

BBC gets green light to axe Newsround from afternoon TV slot

The BBC is to end the Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. Read full article: BBC gets green light to axe Newsround fr...→

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike vouchers after website crashes

Cyclists took to social media to express disappointment, meaning #FixYourBikeVoucherScheme began trending on Twitter Read full article: Government ‘temporarily pauses’ £50 bike...→

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers crashes within minutes of launch

50,000 vouchers worth £50 each are up for grabs as part of a £2billion plan to encourage the nation to lose weight. Read full article: 'Fix your bike' website for £50 vouchers...→

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a ‘shambles’ as website crashes

CYCLISTS have branded the government’s new Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme a “shambles” as the website has crashed on its launch. Vouchers that entitle users to £ [...] Read full article: Cyclists brand Fix Your Bike Voucher Sch...→

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

Bike repair voucher scheme website crashes immediately after launching

The cycling voucher website, designed to help people get their bikes back on the road again, crashed almost as soon as it launched last night leaving Brits fum [...] Read full article: Bike repair voucher scheme website crash...→

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes as scheme launches in England

Boris Johnson's ambitious plan to get Britons cycling got off to a rocky start as the website offering bicycle repair vouchers crashed at its launch. As part o [...] Read full article: 'Fix your bike' voucher website crashes ...→

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

Boris Johnson's bike voucher website crashes immediately after launch

As part of a £2billion anti-obesity drive, Boris Johnson on Monday announced plans to encourage cycling through a range of incentives including £50 repair vouc [...] Read full article: Boris Johnson's bike voucher website cra...→

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

BBC given green light to axe Newsround's afternoon TV slot as ratings fall

THE BBC has been given the green light to axe Newsround’s afternoon TV slot as audiences for its bulletins on the small screen continued to fall in lockdown. T [...] Read full article: BBC given green light to axe Newsround's...→

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry Redknapp in tense TV debate 'You're dead to me'

DAN WALKER and former I'm A Celebrity...Get Me Out Of Here! champion Harry Redknapp were caught up in a brief tense moment during an interview on Monday mornin [...] Read full article: Dan Walker: BBC Breakfast host and Harry...→

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leading the charge for women in TV

Jodie Comer has lavished praised on Michaela Coel and Phoebe Waller-Bridge for their outstanding writing. The 27-year-old, who plays psychopathic assassin Vill [...] Read full article: Comer: Coel and Waller-Bridge are leadin...→

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk paying DOUBLE for TV licence under new regime

PENSIONERS are in danger of paying double for their TV licence after the BBC announced it will enforce the fee for most over-75s, a charity has revealed. Read full article: BBC TV licence fee fury: Pensioners risk...→

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is an incredibly poignant watch

On the night of July 29 2005, compassionate, funny, intelligent teenager Anthony Walker was murdered in a racist attack in Huyton, Merseyside. Read full article: TV preview: One-off BBC drama Anthony is...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to end Sturgeon’s ‘party political’ TV briefings

Unionist parties have told the BBC to axe Nicola Sturgeon’s televised coronavirus briefings, claiming they have become “SNP party political broadcasts”.The fir [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: BBC urged to en...→

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

Premier League final day fixtures live stream and on TV: How to watch ALL of TODAY’S matches on crucial finale

THE Premier League season has finally reached its conclusion. Liverpool are champions, Norwich are down…but there’s PLENTY to play for on the final day with tw [...] Read full article: Premier League final day fixtures live s...→

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe falls on free TV licences

BBC boss Tony Hall has been accused of "delivering platitudes that bear no relation to reality" over a last-ditch plea to keep TV licences free for all over-75 [...] Read full article: BBC chief faces backlash from MPs as axe...→

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

All the Premier League final day kick-off times and TV channel info

The final day of the prolonged Premier League season is here and there's still plenty up for grabs at both ends of the table Read full article: All the Premier League final day kick-of...→

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerrilla warfare’ on BBC to escape fee

The BBC has been accused of a “distinctly amateurish” start to charging over-75s for television licences as it emerged that pensioners will not receive a lette [...] Read full article: Free TV licences: over‑75s launch ‘guerr...→

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

Premier League final day TV games picked by Sky, BT and Pick TV

What games are being shown on Sky Sports, BT Sport and Pick TV? What time does coverage start? Can you live stream the matches? Read full article: Premier League final day TV games picked...→

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, kick-off time, TV channel and team news for final day Premier League clash

WEST HAM host Aston Villa as Dean Smith’s side look to book their place in the Premier League for next season. After two wins in their last three, Villa are in [...] Read full article: West Ham vs Aston Villa: Live stream, ki...→