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BBC boss admits broadcaster has ‘a liberal biasbut has plans to tackle issue

BBC chairman Richard Sharp has conceded the broadcaster has a liberal bias — but insists it is fighting against it.

The former Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan banker also said the corporation had been too 伦敦-centred.

BBC chairman Richard Sharp conceded the broadcaster has a liberal bias

BBC chairman Richard Sharp conceded the broadcaster has a liberal bias
Mr Sharp said 'the BBC does have a liberal bias' but revealed he had a ten point plan to tackle it

Mr Sharp said ‘the BBC does have a liberal biasbut revealed he had a ten point plan to tackle it信用: 盖蒂

那, 他说, meant 英国脱欧 had come as a big surprise to the organisation, 加: “The BBC didn’t understand the ‘mind’ of the country.”

Mr Sharp, who donates his £160,000 salary to charity, agreed “the BBC does have a liberal bias” but said he had a ten point plan to tackle it.

He also agreed that ex-Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis’s monologue on Dominic Cummings’ trip to Barnard Castle in lockdown was wrong.

He told the Sunday Times: “We’re not a campaigning institution.

Our approach is to present the facts and not to lead with a broadcaster’s opinion.”