BBC bosses will have been horrified by the furore surrounding Robert Beckford's
departure from Radio WM. >>> more
Former BBC WM reporter Veron Graham has launched a stinging attack on his former employers in tonight's Birmingham Mail following The Stirrer's revelation that a disillusioned black presenter, Robert Beckford, has quit the station.>>> more
has discovered that leaders of the African-Caribbean community in the West Midlands met with BBC bosses earlier this to discuss the fallout from Robert Beckford's
decision to leave the station.>>> more
claim that BBC WM
is in danger of appearing "aggressive not progressive" towards the black community provoked the station to argue that it "now provides 10 hours of programming per week aimed at the African Caribbean population of Birmingham
and the Black Country".
Oh really? >>> more
BBC's ROBERT BECKFORD - WHY I QUIT
The Stirrer revealed yesterday plans by leaders of the black community in the West Midlands to lobby the BBC's director general Mark Thomson, following the departure of presenter Robert Beckford.
Here's the first interview with Beckford
decision to leave.>>> more
Leaders of the black community in the West Midlands are demanding a meeting with the BBC's director general Mark Thomson, following Robert Beckford's shock departure from Birmingham-based BBC WM.>>> more