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Channel 4 slammed by watchdog for shameless plugging BBC News, Monday 6th Jun 2016 Channel 4 breached regulations on product placement in an episode of its quiz show Countdown, media Ofcom watchdog has ruled. A complaint was received about the … Continue reading

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The perils of balanced journalism

In today’s Daily Telegraph, BBC Newsbeat editor, Louisa Compton, huffily dismisses the Ofcom ruling over the appropriate context and scheduling of a report on Newsbeat featuring an interview with a British man fighting for the so-called Islamic State. During the … Continue reading

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