... but his stick the boot in style lives on in a leaked document revealing government plans to split up the BBC.
The worst part is the idea of a federalisation of the BBC, with separate entities for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Talk about emasculation. Anyone who desires to see the BBC retain its independence would be well advised to follow the I Believe in the BBC link, and make your support known. This is the biggest threat to non-commercialised access to information you are likely to see, and a staunch defence is essential.