BBC pledge: your candidates’ responses

9 Apr 10

Since the election was announced thousands of us have been emailing our local Parliamentary candidates, asking them to pledge their opposition to cuts to the BBC and their support for public service broadcasting. We’ve been looking through some of the responses from candidates that have...

BBC: OVER 50,000 ACTIONS TAKEN SO FAR

24 Mar 10

Over the last three weeks, a massive 32,851 of us have signed our petition against the BBC cuts, and 17,817 have also emailed the BBC Trust with a formal response to the official consultation. This is a fantastic response, and if we keep up this...

Stars join campaign against BBC cuts at the Asian Music Awards

12 Mar 10

On Thursday evening Hannah, one of our members of staff, attended the Asian Music Awards. She was there to chat to the stars of Asian music and film and distribute orange bands showing support for the Asian Network and BBC 6Music campaign. A range of...

BBC Petition: first batch of signatures delivered

9 Mar 10

Today we visited the BBC Trust in central London, to deliver the first batch of our petition – 20 000 names – to the key players in the decision to ‘shrink’ the BBC. We wanted to give them a taste of just how big our...

BBC: Help deliver the first batch of our petition

8 Mar 10

In the past week, a massive 29,000 of us have signed the 38 Degrees petition to stop cuts to the BBC. It’s clear that we’re not willing to put up with the closure of much-loved services like 6Music and Asian Network. Tomorrow we’ll be handing...