Andrew Neil calls for campaign to clear up confusion over free TV licence for over-75s

The BBC correspondent joined Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid on Good Morning Britain today and was probed over the corporation’s decision to cancel the free TV licence fee for over 75s. The 70-year-old clarified not all over-75s would lose their free TV licence however, due to confusion surrounding the requirements to have obtain one, not […]

BBC outrage as stars’ pay rises 10 percent weeks after free licence fee axed for over 75s

The BBC  have today announced their 2019 salary list which shows the top earners at the corporation.  Gary Lineker tops the list with a whopping £1.75million wage, which hasn’t changed since last year.  However, there has undoubtedly been a rise in payment out to some stars. BBC director general Tony Hall confirmed the total talent […]

Piers Morgan points out huge irony in BBC axing free TV licence for over 75s

Piers Morgan accused the BBC of “total cowardice” during a debate on the axing of free TV licences for over-75s. The TV host labelled the ban “ironic”, claiming if pensioners did go to prison, they would “get television for free”. Speaking on Good Morning Britain, Piers pointed out: “The irony being, if they did go […]

Racing NSW changes dual licence policy

Racing NSW has approved dual jockey-trainer licences which means Melbourne Cup winning hoop Michelle Payne can now ride the horses she trains if she wants to run them in NSW. The new rule (LR56) comes into effect from January 1 after Racing NSW were initially reluctant about it due to possible integrity issues. Racing NSW […]

New number plates 2018 – Pro-Brexit licence plates among those BANNED from British roads

New 2018 ’68’ number plates were introduced on September 1st. Every time new plates are introduced there is a list of numerical and letter combinations that are immediately banned. DVLA guidelines dictate that any plates that ‘may cause offence’ will be removed before they end circulation. One of the plates to be banned in the […]

BBC presenter Dan Walker bemoans licence payers knowing what he earns

The TV host was revealed to earn between £220,000 and £229,999 for his roles on BBC Breakfast and Football Focus. The 41-year-old is also set to front a new gameshow for the corporation, titled Chase The Case. Walker said working for the BBC is “brilliant” but admitted having his salary released to the public was […]

Drivers could soon LOSE their licence if they fail THIS simple test

Drivers in the UK could soon lose their licence if they fail a simple road side test (Image: GETTY) Drivers could soon face losing their driving licence if they fail to pass a simple roadside eye-test. A trial conducted by Thames Valley, Hampshire, and West Midlands police forces will see drivers asked to read a […]