Jeremy Clarkson is not "untouchable" and Top Gear will change as a result of its racism scandals, the head of BBC television has said, as he warns no star presenter is bigger than the corporation.
Danny Cohen, the director of television, likened the BBC to a football club, saying no-one is bigger than the team regardless of their value.
Saying Clarkson still "doesn't see a problem" with some of the language he used, he added the Top Gear presenter continues to think the BBC "overreacted" to accusations of racism on the show.
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By Natasha Evans, analyst, @Pragmauk– a St Ives Group company
The new Foyles flagship store was unveiled on London’s Charing Cross Road in July, in the iconic former Central Saint Martin’s building. With customers hailing it ‘the future of the modern bookstore’, I decided it was time to see the store for myself.
I visited the store with trepidation that it might have lost some of Foyles’ charm in the quest for modernisation, whilst simultaneously compromising the quirkiness of the original Saint Martin's building. Whilst this fear wasn't unfounded, the store is big, bright and has irrefutably thrown Foyles into the 21st Century.
By Mike Phillips, Chief Executive Officer, The Delta Group
From books to e-books and shelf wobblers to 3D print displays, print as an industry seems to be evolving faster now than at any stage in its history.
As the likes of Amazon have shown, 3D printing is enabling brands to extent their product offering and create new revenue opportunities, but the capabilities being created by technology-led evolution in the print industry stretch far beyond this. [more…]
Josie Stone, non-food buying manager at Lidl UK, said: "This is the first time ever that we've done such a high-end fashion promotion and we're hugely excited about launching these lines on 25 August. Not only are these jackets bang on trend for this season but they're also £15 a pop, which is unbeatable value for such high quality .
So we'd advise customers to be quick getting down to stores on the 25th because they're likely to be snapped up very quickly." [more…]