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David Clementi named UK government's choice as BBC chairman - SFGate

Tue Jan 10 07:58:47 EST 2017 | SFgate
LONDON (AP) — The British government has named David Clementi as its preferred candidate to be the new BBC chairman. Clementi, a former deputy governor of the Bank of England, will be scrutinized for the position by Parliament's Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee on January 17. Prime Minister Theresa May supports his appointment, and Queen Elizabeth II is likely to approve it unless problems develop at next week's hearing. Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said Tuesday that Clementi would b..

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David Clementi has been confirmed to take on the role of Chairman of the BBC’s new unitary board, which is replacing the BBC Trust on April 1. The former Deputy Governor of the Ban..
LONDON (AP) — The British government has named David Clementi as its preferred candidate to be the new BBC chairman. Clementi, a former deputy governor of the Bank of England, will..
Sir David Clementi has been recommended as the next BBC chairman, it is understood. The appointments panel has put his name to the prime minister; an announcement is expected later..
(Adds detail, quote) LONDON Jan 10 An ex-Bank of England deputy governor is the British government's choice to be the new chair of the BBC, culture minister Karen Bradley said on T..
The U.K. government has announced that David Clementi, the former deputy governor of the Bank of England, will be the next chairman of state-owned broadcaster the BBC. Clementi, wh..
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LONDON —  Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. The 90-year-old British monarch w..
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. The 90-year-old British monarch wa..
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. The 90-year-old British monarch wa..
When Theresa May appeared on the steps of Number Ten in her first address as Prime Minister, she seemed like a sudden moment of serenity in a chaotic post-Brexit Britain. She had r..
Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health.  The 90-year-old British monarch was applau..
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in a car with Prince Philip, arrives to attend the morning church service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, England, Sunday Jan. 8, 2017. The..
As she was laid low by illness over Christmas, concern for the wellbeing of Queen Elizabeth II spread across the globe. Although she may have raised herself from her sick bed, fear..
In her first public appearance in several weeks, Queen Elizabeth II attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. (Ja..
Theresa May has criticised those who believe a so-called "hard Brexit" is inevitable after the UK leaves the EU. The prime minister said she wanted the UK to "operate within" the s..
Back in (royal) blue. Queen Elizabeth II made her first public appearance since suffering from a Christmas cold over the holidays on Sunday, January 8, on her way to church with he..
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After suffering from a heavy cold through the festive season, Queen Elizabeth II made her first public appearance of 2017 as she attended the morning church service at St. Mary Mag..
While Queen Elizabeth II recovered from an illness, Claire Foy was being honored for her role in Netflix’s “The Crown.” The actress was nominated for best actress in a te..
LONDON (CNNMoney) - Theresa May has revealed little about her strategy for pulling Britain out of the European Union. But comments made Sunday by the prime minister suggest that ex..
Britain's Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip leave after a service at St. Mary Magdalene church in Sandringham, Britain January 8, 2017. REUTERS/Alan Walter Britain's Qu..
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LONDON—U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May on Sunday defended herself against accusations that the government’s thinking on Brexit was confused, days after the country’s ambassador to ..
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley praised the record of Sen. Jeff Sessions at the start of the Alabama senator’s confirmation hearing Tuesday to be attorney gene..
(LONDON) — Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday she will announce details of Britain’s European Union exit plans in the next few weeks, and denied a former diplomat’s claim that ..
Kate Middleton and Prince William appeared to be in good spirits when they stepped out for morning church service at St. Mary Magadalene in England on Sunday. The couple bundled up..
LONDON - Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. The 90-year-old British monarch was app..
Queen Elizabeth II was seen in public for the first time in almost a month when she attended church with her family Sunday. She’d been ill with a bad cold and even had to skip serv..
Queen Elizabeth II is back at it.  While suffering from a "heavy cold" over the holidays, the British monarch delayed her customary travel to Sandringham Palace with Prince Ph..
Welcome back, Your Highness! Queen Elizabeth made her first public appearance in a month on Sunday, attending church at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham WATCH: Queen Elizabe..
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