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Correspondence concerning complaints at left-wing bias in broadcasts, Mar-Dec 1986

CCO 20/12/13

Correspondents include:-

  1. Howe, Sir Geoffrey, Foreign Secretary
  2. Lacy, John, Director of Campaigning, Conservative Central Office
  3. Milne, Alasdair, Director-General, BBC
  4. Nicholas, David, Editor, ITN
  5. Orr-Ewing, Lord Ian, Conservative Peer, House of Lords

Subjects include:-

  1. Criticism of BBC 9 o'clock News, 16/05/1986
  2. The BBC's proposed World Television News Service, Sep-Nov 1986
  3. Bias in BBC 'Newsnight' programme broadcast on 09/12/1986
  4. Concern over possible anti-NATO bias in the BBC's 'Secret Society' series of programmes, Dec 1986


  1. TV-AM press release containing transcript of interview of Party Chairman Norman Tebbit by Jonathan Dimbleby on 09/03/1986


  • Creation: Mar-Dec 1986


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English

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CCO 20/12/13

Repository Details

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Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom