Maddening that Lord Hall refused interviews with any non-BBC journalists. Beeb firmly saying today that detractors have 'vested interests'— Julian Druker (@Julian5News) July 14, 2015
BBC launches defence of its role but tell us Lord Hall isn't available for @itvnews interview then appears on @BBCNews at 6 #BBCFail— Richard Frediani (@FredianiITV) July 14, 2015
Another development was the publication of GoodCorporation's Report about the BBC's whistleblowing and child protection policies - something I've covered in a few recent blogs. The BBC Executive response suggests they are fairly happy with GoodCorporation's findings (pdf).
But probably the most important media news was publication the Government's public consultation on the future of the BBC (pdf).
BBC Media Centre - Statement in response to Government Green Paper on the future of the BBC