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March 15, 2020

BBCPA AGM 2020 Cancelled

In the light of the advice from the Government concerning the Coronavirus outbreak, we have decided to cancel the AGM. […]
March 15, 2020

WE HAVE MOVED!

We are changing our hosting ... find out more
March 4, 2020

WATCH – BBCPA OFFERS

Need more explanation of our offers? Click link below to watch Leslie Huss-Smickler guide you through.  ONLY available in Members’ […]
February 8, 2020

MENTAL HEALTH

Even though it’s the shortest month of the year, February can also be the most depressing. Cold, grey days don’t […]
February 8, 2020

VOICE OF THE LISTENER AND VIEWER

It is difficult for many of us to know what to do to help the BBC in this time of […]
February 5, 2020

PUBLIC CONSULTATION TO DE-CRIMINALISE NON-PAYMENT OF BBC LICENCE FEE

On 5th February 2020 Baroness Nicky Morgan, Minister for DCMS announced that she will open a public consultation about de-criminalising […]
January 17, 2020

BBC UNDER ATTACK

It does seem that the BBC, our past employer and a national institution that we treasure, is fair game for […]
January 17, 2020

CHRISTMAS 2019 NEWSLETTER

On-line version available but ONLY in Members’ Area so please log on first for access https://bbcpa.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/BBCPA-Newsletter-2019-WEB.pdf
January 13, 2020

DECEMBER 2019 RPI AND CPI FIGURES ANNOUNCED

 
November 14, 2019

HELP FOR BBC TO FUND OVER 75’s LICENCE FEE?

Last month, October 2019, the House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee published a report which said […]
November 14, 2019

LEEDS, BRISTOL and SCOTLAND REGIONAL MEETING REPORTS

LEEDS REGIONAL MEETING 24TH OCTOBER 2019 Members from the Yorkshire area got the chance to meet members of our Committee […]
November 14, 2019

KEEP WARM, KEEP WELL

When we are cold, we feel miserable and our mental and physical health can suffer.  Here are some tips for […]
November 14, 2019

FREE MEMBERSHIP TO END

Our Free Membership promo will be ending by April 2020.  It has been successful in recruiting new members.  However, given […]
November 14, 2019

THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF

It’s hard to believe, but this year’s series has ended.  I’m sure that a lot of members have enjoyed the […]
October 11, 2019

BBC on the move again

In September, Tony Hall, BBC Director General gave a speech to the RTS Cambridge Convention in which, amongst other things, […]
October 10, 2019

Ode to Autumn

This poem by English Romantic poet John Keats was written in September 1819 – two hundred years ago and published […]
October 10, 2019

Autumn Superfoods

The month of October brings autumn into sharp focus as the temperature begins to drop alongside the leaves. Dark nights […]
September 12, 2019

DO YOU HAVE A STORY TO TELL?

In 1954 the BBC bought and converted Riverside Studios to become the first purpose-built television facility. This innovative project took […]
September 12, 2019

WE’RE COMING TO SEE YOU

Whilst a significant something might be happening at the end of October, if you live in Bristol and Leeds, it […]
September 12, 2019

OTHER PEOPLE’S STORIES

The BBCPA has, in its own small way, through our Memory Bank, become a repository for our members memories of […]
September 12, 2019

BBCPA NEEDS YOU…

to become our next Treasurer. If you like figures, banking, writing cheques, paying invoices and writing reports, it could be […]
September 12, 2019

ARE YOU A CARER?

These days, according to statistics, we are living longer and with advances in medicine, healthier.  However, not everyone is fortunate […]
June 26, 2019

WATCH SIR JOHN TUSA AT BBCPA AGM 2019

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June 15, 2019

DON’T BE SORRY, BE SAFE

DON’T BE SORRY, BE SAFE The summer months are, hopefully, going to be warm and sunny.  You might be thinking […]
July 7, 2015

Summer Budget

The inheritance tax (IHT) rules are to be changed from April 2017, offering each individual a family home allowance of £175,000 in addition to the IHT threshold of £325,000; meaning the total tax-free allowance for a surviving spouse or civil partner will be up to £1 million in 2020/21.
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