BBC licence fee could be linked to council tax, says Dimbleby
The Guardian|January 22, 2022
The veteran TV presenter David Dimbleby has suggested the BBC licence fee could be linked to council tax to make it fairer as the government questions future funding of the broadcaster.
Caroline Davies

The former Question Time host said: "The licence fee is something that I absolutely believe in, I don't think you can have public service broadcasting without paying for it through the public purse in that way.

"But what I do think is the BBC should acknowledge that £159 paid by the poorest as well the richest is just unfair, it's inequitable," he told BBC Radio 4's World at One.

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