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The BBC and UK Public Service Broadcasting

  • Jeremy Tunstall

Abstract

With typical national modesty, UK citizens often refer to the BBC as the world’s best, or most admired, broadcasting organisation. The BBC played an important role in twentieth-centuryBritish history; itbecame partof national mythology. But BBC ‘Public Service Broadcasting’ has lacked a single neat definition. UK PSB resembles the British constitution in being unwritten or, more accurately, written in several slightly different laws, documents, reports and decisions.

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Digital Service Public Service Broadcasting Digital Channel International Financial Crisis Commercial Radio 
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