The BBC’s cancellation of The Victoria Derbyshire Show ends a lifeline for ordinary people

The outrage across the media world is a tribute to a programme that gave a voice to the voiceless  

I shall declare my interest early on; the soon-to-be-Mrs Jack was the editor of The Victoria Derbyshire Show, and it’s where we met. I was running late, the morning after a very whisky-soaked night before, having won a landmark libel judgement against Katie Hopkins and stayed out with my lawyer and friends until the wee small hours. I was still wearing the suit I had posed on the steps of the High Court in 24 hours earlier. She walked over to me, holding out a stiff hand. “‘I’m...
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2020-01-24 20:14
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