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  • Rona Fairhead Confirmed as Head of BBC Governing Body

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - LONDON -- The U.K. government has selected Rona Fairhead to be chairman of the BBC Trust, the public broadcaster's governing body, the Department for Culture, Media & Sport confirmed Sunday. She will be the first woman ever to be in charge of overseeing the BBC.
  • Britain arrests hundreds of suspected pedophiles

    In a massive national dragnet, British police have arrested more than 600 suspected pedophiles who allegedly accessed pornographic images of children on the Internet, authorities said Wednesday. The sweep comes at a time of heightened sensitivity over...

    Former pop star Gary Glitter charged with child sex offenses

    Former pop star Gary Glitter charged with child sex offenses
    Former British pop star Gary Glitter, famous for his figure-hugging shiny silver all-in-one suits and platform shoes, was charged on Thursday with eight sexual offenses against two teenage girls dating back to the 1970s. Glitter, now 70, whose real...

    New Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi, Set for World Tour

    LONDON -- BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the U.K. pubcaster, is to send Peter Capaldi, the actor taking over the lead role in sci-fi series "Doctor Who," on a world tour. Capaldi will be joined by on-screen companion Jenna Coleman and the show's...

    BBC Topper Chris Patten Steps Down

    LONDON -- Chris Patten, chairman of the BBC's governing body, the BBC Trust, has announced that he will be stepping down with immediate effect on health grounds following major heart surgery. Patten's term as chairman was due to end in April 2015. He...