Groups pitching to realized lust for alternative yield as trust in BBC falls
Rival efforts is still under way to launch a Fox News-style opinionated current liaisons TV terminal in Britain to counter the BBC.
One group is promising a report channel “distinctly different from the out-of-touch incumbents” and has already been awarded a licence to broadcast by the media regulator, Ofcom, under the name “GB News”. Its founder has said the BBC is a “disgrace” that “is bad for Britain on so many levels” and “needs to be broken up”.
Read more: theguardian.com