The new boss of the BBC has criticised the large pay-offs given to senior staff in the past when they left the corporation.
Detailed accusations about Jimmy Savile's sex crimes were censored after viewers tried to post them on a BBC tribute web page.
THE public spending watchdog is to investigate BBC severance packages after it emerged almost 200 senior managers received payoffs of more than £100,000 each in the past three years.
The decision to drop a Newsnight report into Jimmy Savile's sex abuse was not the result of a cover up, but was flawed and wrong, a review has found.
The decision to drop Newsnight's report into Jimmy Savile's decades long campaign of sexual abuse was "flawed" and plunged the BBC into "chaos and confusion", according to a review carried out by former Sky News executive Nick Pollard.