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2013 2013 2013 <img class="rg_i" data-src="http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSibaR_HwP-_DLKSFBORN-02At_H19Cu6VUeZJupkWvBtD9tPfKhg" data-sz="f" name="avMKrZEuT4e_9M:" src="http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSibaR_HwP-_DLKSFBORN-02At_H19Cu6VUeZJupkWvBtD9tPfKhg" style="height: 177px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; width: 284px;" /><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>The enormous generosity shown by the BBC towards some of its departing senior executives is not just a public disgrace - it's a breach of trust by an organisation that appears to have been out of control for years.</b></span><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b><br /></b></span><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">The latest revelation is that the&nbsp;BBC&nbsp;<span style="background-color: white; color: #333333; line-height: 18px;">agreed to fund a redundancy payoff of nearly £700,000 to a former senior executive using licence fee money - &nbsp;after she moved to BBC Worldwide, a separate employer and the corporation's commercial arm.</span></span><br /><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; color: #333333; line-height: 18px; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"></div><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>But the obvious question - &nbsp;to most normal human beings anyway - is why in the world would the BBC pay almost £700,000 of public money to a senior figure who was voluntarily moving to another well paid job?</b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b><br /></b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">It simply beggars belief, as does the earlier decision to award the outgoing No. 2 at the BBC - Mark Byford - a golden goodbye worth over £1.1 million by artificially engineering his notice period. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>So it's no surprise to learn that an investigation by the National Audit Office - a public spending watchdog - has concluded that many senior BBC staff were paid much more than they were entitled to receive on heading for the exit door - £2 million more to be precise.</b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">And that's without looking critically at the exceptionally generous exit terms that senior figures at the Beeb had negotiated for themselves - on top of their monopoly money salaries worth hundreds of thousands of pounds a year. &nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="background-color: white; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></div><span style="background-color: white;"><span style="color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><span style="line-height: 18px;"><b>The top brass from the BBC - past and present - appeared in front of the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee and they all got a well deserved kicking from MPs on an all party basis - led by the Committee's impressive chairperson, Margaret Hodge MP. &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</b></span></span></span></div><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; color: #333333; font-size: 14px; line-height: 18px; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"></div><br> 2013 2013 2013 <br><img class="rg_i" data-src="http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSibaR_HwP-_DLKSFBORN-02At_H19Cu6VUeZJupkWvBtD9tPfKhg" data-sz="f" name="avMKrZEuT4e_9M:" src="http://t2.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSibaR_HwP-_DLKSFBORN-02At_H19Cu6VUeZJupkWvBtD9tPfKhg" style="height: 177px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; width: 284px;" /><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>The enormous generosity shown by the BBC towards some of its departing senior executives is not just a public disgrace - it's a breach of trust by an organisation that appears to have been out of control for years.</b></span><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b><br /></b></span><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">The latest revelation is that the&nbsp;BBC&nbsp;<span style="background-color: white; color: #333333; line-height: 18px;">agreed to fund a redundancy payoff of nearly £700,000 to a former senior executive using licence fee money - &nbsp;after she moved to BBC Worldwide, a separate employer and the corporation's commercial arm.</span></span><br /><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; color: #333333; line-height: 18px; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"></div><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>But the obvious question - &nbsp;to most normal human beings anyway - is why in the world would the BBC pay almost £700,000 of public money to a senior figure who was voluntarily moving to another well paid job?</b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b><br /></b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">It simply beggars belief, as does the earlier decision to award the outgoing No. 2 at the BBC - Mark Byford - a golden goodbye worth over £1.1 million by artificially engineering his notice period. &nbsp;&nbsp;</span><br /><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><b>So it's no surprise to learn that an investigation by the National Audit Office - a public spending watchdog - has concluded that many senior BBC staff were paid much more than they were entitled to receive on heading for the exit door - £2 million more to be precise.</b></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;">And that's without looking critically at the exceptionally generous exit terms that senior figures at the Beeb had negotiated for themselves - on top of their monopoly money salaries worth hundreds of thousands of pounds a year. &nbsp;</span></div><div style="color: #333333; line-height: 18px;"><span style="background-color: white; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><br /></span></div><span style="background-color: white;"><span style="color: #333333; font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;"><span style="line-height: 18px;"><b>The top brass from the BBC - past and present - appeared in front of the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee and they all got a well deserved kicking from MPs on an all party basis - led by the Committee's impressive chairperson, Margaret Hodge MP. &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</b></span></span></span></div><div style="background-color: white; background-repeat: no-repeat no-repeat; border-collapse: collapse; color: #333333; font-size: 14px; line-height: 18px; margin-bottom: 13px; padding: 0px;"></div><br>2013 2013 2013 <br> <a href="http://www.matrixar.com/" title="Matrix ">المصفوفة : أجمل الخلفيات والصور</a>

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