JOHN Humphrys, 74, is a well-respected journalist and television host who was last year named as the highest-paid news presenter at the BBC.
The Welsh broadcaster is best known for heading up BBC Radio 4's Today show and Mastermind, but read on to discover how he rose up the
BBC presenters John Humphrys and Jon Sopel have been slammed by bosses for joking about the gender pay gap.
In an unaired chat before Monday’s Radio 4 Today programme, they discuss Carrie Gracie who quit as China editor last week over pay.
Host Humphrys, 74, says to Sopel: “Slight change
WHATEVER you think of Jeremy Hunt, no one can accuse him of not sticking at the most thankless task in Government.
Hunt’s refusal to move from Health, and his correct insistence on taking on social care too, is typical of a man hell-bent on improving the NHS despite all
THE BBC has been accused of trying to offer Carrie Gracie “hush money”.
The journalist sparked a gender pay crisis at the Beeb when she quit as China Editor.
And one MP claims a £45,000 rise offered was to buy her silence.
Tory Andrew Bridgen said: “That was hush money. Her
CARRIE Gracie’s outburst brilliantly knocks the BBC off the lofty moral high ground it has occupied for far too long.
In accusing the corporation of deliberately - illegally - refusing to treat men and women equally on pay, she exposes the lie behind its liberal leftie egalitarian facade.