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Derek Jameson loses libel case against BBC

Title
Derek Jameson loses libel case against BBC
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
1 Mar 1984
Year of production
1984
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Duration
00:03:14
Description
Report on former Daily Express editor Derek Jameson losing his libel case against the BBC over a 1980 sketch on Radio 4’s Week Ending which described him as an East End boy made bad. Includes interview with Derek Jameson. Male reporter not identified (poss. Tim Crook).
Contributors
Derek Jameson; Tim Crook?
Keywords
BBC; Libel; Trials; Editors; Radio programmes; Radio comedy; Derek Jameson; BBC Radio 4; Week Ending

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