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Television: Not good enough

by Gillean Craig

ONCE more, the Church of Eng­land leads the way. For years, I have been using this column to proclaim that the BBC’s coverage of great state and ceremonial occasions is nothing like good enough, and is predicated on inadequate values and a wilful refusal to acknowledge what its core audience actually wants.

Now that the rest of the media has caught up with me through its universal excoriation of the broad­casting of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, I feel pride at having ...

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