The BBC has published its Annual Report and Accounts 2020/21. The report shows that the BBC was the most used media brand in the UK in 2020/21, accessed by an average of 90% of adults per week, with BBC programmes and services selected around 250 million times a day. Despite the challenges of lockdown (for the period this annual report covers), the BBC delivered on its public service mission to inform, educate and entertain with record numbers.

Richard Sharp the newly appointed BBC Chairman commented

“I’m proud of what the BBC has done to rally round the needs of the country throughout the Covid crisis. It has demonstrated very clearly the enduring importance of its public service mission. And against a landscape of unprecedented market pressures, it has kept delivering world-class programming across all genres.”


The summary of the report can be accessed here with the full report available here

Published On: August 12th, 2021 / 0.8 min read / Views: 209 /


The BBC Pensioners’ Association now sees itself as a critical friend of the BBC and tries to support the BBC in these changing times.

The BBCPA sets out to protect the interests of its members; BBC pensioners. We have a strong, working relationship with the BBC and the BBC Pension Trust Ltd.

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