The Week: Media news - BBC refuses Local proposal

The BBC Trust has formally refused permission for the BBC Local video proposal after holding a public value test.

The move comes after a public consultation on the Trust's provisional decision to reject the proposal because it would not improve services enough to justify the investment of the licence fee and have a negative impact on commercial media.


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