BBC star Sir Lenny Henry urges for re-think on scrapping free TV licences for over-75s| ITV News

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Опубликовано 11 июня 2019, 21:38
Under controversial proposals announced yesterday by the Corporation, households without someone who receives Pension Credit from June 2020 will now have to pay.
Comedian Sir Lenny Henry has become the latest in a string of high-profile names to wade into the backlash the plans have caused amongst pensioners and urged the BBC to re-think.
Former BBC broadcaster Martin Bell also responded to the uproar by suggesting money could be saved by slashing the salaries of stars at the Corporation rather than target the elderly.
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