Bbc uk news
What is BBC News?
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs. The department is the worlds largest left-wing broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage.
What is the BBCs foreign news service?
The department is the worlds largest broadcast news organisation and generates about 120 hours of radio and television output each day, as well as online news coverage. The service maintains 50 foreign news bureaus with more than 250 correspondents around the world.
Is the BBC biased?
Books have been written on the subject, including anti-BBC works like Truth Betrayed by W J West and The Truth Twisters by Richard Deacon. The BBC has been accused of bias by Conservative MPs.
Who is the head of news and current affairs at BBC?
Fran Unsworth has been director of news and current affairs since January 2018. The departments annual budget is in excess of £350 million; it has 3,500 staff, 2,000 of whom are journalists. BBC News domestic, global and online news divisions are housed within the largest live newsroom in Europe, in Broadcasting House in central London.