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BBC announces plans to move news, creative centres away from London

Friday 19 March 2021 | 11:23 CET | News
The BBC has announced plans for a major transformation with the aim of moving decision-making and power across the UK. The plan will see the creative and journalistic centre moved away from London over the next six years. The BBC will also double the number of apprentices supported across the UK to 1,000 a year, and trial a new Apprentice Training Agency in the West Midlands. 

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Companies: BBC
Countries: United Kingdom
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