BBC reduces its activity

BBC gives others way to develop

In brief: BBC has decided to change its strategy in order to let other channels be popular.

British broadcasting corporation (BBC) is going to reduce half number of pages of its website. Also it intends to close two radio stations. The new strategy of the corporation development is to be published in March.

The matter is that BBC is financed by the TV-license fee paid by all citizens of Great Britain. It causes critics from other TV-channels which don’t have such benefits. Thus BBC has decided to change its strategy in order to let other channels be popular. British newspaper The Times has got the new plan of BBC strategy.

Besides, BBC is going to reduce purchases of popular US series and the number of juvenile programs. This step will let other channels specialized on programs for youngsters increase there auditory. The official BBC website is planned to reduce its budget and a quarter of staff. The links to other mass media resources will let them attract new readers. Also two radios (6 Music and Asian Network) are to be closed. Besides two magazines Radio Times and Top Gear are under the threat of closing in order to let BBC Worldwide occupy with foreign projects.

Maria Velikanova
2010-02-26 14:48, Society.

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