Culture Secretary refuses to intervene in BBC decision to scrap free TV licences

Demonstrators protest outside BBC Broadcasting House in Portland Place, London in protest over the corporation’s decision to means-test the TV licence for older people from June 2020 (Dominic Lipinski/PA)
Demonstrators protest outside BBC Broadcasting House in Portland Place, London in protest over the corporation’s decision to means-test the TV licence for older people from June 2020 (Dominic Lipinski/PA)