iPlayer Radio What's New?
Listen
On Now : Great Lives
Series 34 - 1. Jonathan Meades on Edward Burra
Image for Mark Thompson; Savile Inquiry; Will Wyatt

Listen now 30 mins

Listen in pop-out player

Mark Thompson; Savile Inquiry; Will Wyatt

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 31 October 2012

The former Chief Executive of BBC Broadcasting and author of the BBC's enquiry into another recent crisis -Queengate - Will Wyatt - talks for the very first time about how the Corporation has handled the Savile scandal. Plus David Folkenflik from National Public Radio tells us why the New York Times is beginning to question if Mark Thompson is the right man to be their CEO.
Could a new plan to save Britain's ailing local newspapers work? a question Lorna Tilbian of Numis Securities and Neil Fowler - former editor of the Western Mail, Newcastle Journal and Derby Evening Telegraph.
And as the financial crisis in Greece intensifies journalists are in the firing line of state attempts to shut them up - we hear from the front line.
Presented by Steve Hewlett
Produced by Beverley Purcell.

Broadcasts

Podcast

  1. Image for Media Show

    Media Show

    BBC Radio 4's topical programme The Media Show, presented by journalist and former TV executive…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss