Topic page for Sir Michael Lyons at Campaign UK

Campaign UK topic page, a collection of Sir Michael Lyons articles and analysis

Articles: 16 Results
The recession made the BBC into a 'dangerously tall poppy'

The recession made the BBC into a 'dangerously tall poppy'

The impact of the recession on the BBC's ad-funded competitors made it look like a "dangerously tall poppy" ripe for

BBC licence fee to be frozen

BBC licence fee to be frozen

The BBC Trust has told the government it believes the licence fee should be fixed at £145.50 for the next

Lyons to step down from BBC Trust

Lyons to step down from BBC Trust

BBC Trust chairman Sir Michael Lyons has announced that he is to step down after four years in the role

BBC Trust freezes pay of Sharon Baylay and other senior managers

BBC Trust freezes pay of Sharon Baylay and other senior managers

LONDON - The BBC Trust has agreed to cut the amount the broadcaster pays its senior managers by 25% and

Lyons hits back at Bradshaw's criticism of BBC Trust

Lyons hits back at Bradshaw's criticism of BBC Trust

LONDON - BBC Trust chairman Sir Michael Lyons has hit back at criticism from culture secretary Ben Bradshaw about the

Survey shows support for licence fee-funding of commercial channels

Survey shows support for licence fee-funding of commercial channels

LONDON - There is significant backing for plans to use a small proportion of the TV licence fee to fund

BBC to review its 'focus' for the future

BBC to review its 'focus' for the future

LONDON - The BBC Trust chairman, Sir Michael Lyons, has published an open letter to licence-fee payers hitting back at

BBC chief Lyons opposes moves to share licence fee with commercial media

BBC chief Lyons opposes moves to share licence fee with commercial media

LONDON - BBC Trust chairman Sir Michael Lyons has taken the unusual step of writing openly to licence fee-payers, outlining

Culture secretary launches attack on BBC chiefs' leadership

Culture secretary launches attack on BBC chiefs' leadership

LONDON - Culture secretary Ben Bradshaw has accused the BBC director-general Mark Thompson and BBC Trust chairman Sir Michael Lyons

BBC Trust chairman Michael Lyons promises licence-fee fight

BBC Trust chairman Michael Lyons promises licence-fee fight

LONDON - Sir Michael Lyons, the chairman of the BBC Trust, has insisted that his organisation will commit to an