Michael Grade defects to ITV
How odd: a rat joining a sinking ship.
This is, of course, the latest twist in the diabolical plots of Your Servant, Catesby Esq. – the Chairmanship of the Beeb has Master Percy’s name written all over it. Among other things. And if not Master Percy, whom will get this plumbest of the plum quangoships?
On the other hand, a thought occurs. Zero public accountability; ridiculously over-paid salary; magnificent opportunities for grand-standing self-publicity; total disconnection from reality and truth; perfect platform to humiliate and denigrate the Prime Minister.
Nice little retirement job for Blair….