Broadcaster Libby Purves has said the cost of gender pay disputes at the BBC “chokes creativity” and will harm the quality of the broadcaster’s output.
The tribunal that found for Samira Ahmed in her dispute with the BBC dismissed the corporation’s argument that Jeremy Vine was paid more because his show needed a presenter with a “glint in the eye”.
Broadcaster Samira Ahmed has won her sex discrimination equal pay claim against the BBC, with the corporation facing dozens more cases.
Samira Ahmed has been praised by Carrie Gracie and others at the BBC for having the courage to go up against the corporation in an equal pay dispute.
Broadcaster Samira Ahmed has won her sex discrimination equal pay claim against the BBC.
BBC Radio 2 presenter Jeremy Vine said he was “dismayed” after Boris Johnson pulled out of an interview with less than 24 hours’ notice.
Jeremy Vine has apologised after appearing to offer Scotland’s oldest bagpipe player a “shedload” of cannabis.
Jeremy Vine will find out who would triumph between a University Challenge winner or a contestant on The Chase with a new quiz show.
A BBC executive described presenting work on a TV show previously hosted by Jeremy Vine as “easy money” during discussions about the presenter’s future pay.
Emily Maitlis has said her “heart goes out” to colleague Samira Ahmed during her employment tribunal.