Tony Hall

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Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : “I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced,” External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, June 16, 2021 8:08:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “forfeit of some of your lavish BBC pension would be appropriate?” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Twenty-five years ago myself and everybody believed Bashir, we made a mistake but please don’t let that colour the other things that I have done” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:49:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : “I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced,” External link

alarabiya-en Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:46:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

themirror Tuesday, June 15, 2021 11:31:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced," External link

thenational Tuesday, June 15, 2021 11:19:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we’d known then what we know now, then we’d never have rehired him,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 10:33:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we’d known then what we know now, then we’d never have rehired him,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 9:08:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : “I don’t think the words ‘honest and honourable’ 25 years on look appropriate at all,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have been a public servant for 35 years,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : “The thing I remember most vividly was that he ended up in tears,” “I, we, the team gave him a second chance and that was abused and misplaced. We didn’t get to the bottom of the lies Bashir told us” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “Let's look back at the Tim Gardam memohe had given you this memo and it told you that Martin Bashir had had lied three times. What happened to that memo that he gave to you?” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall responded ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Did you place this very important document in the BBC's files with the other Bashir notes? It's gone, it's gone missing. Did you destroy it?” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Lord Dyson ) : "Let me say start by saying, if I might, to acknowledge how hard this has been, the Lord Dyson investigation for the royal family and the two Princes and I'm sorry for the hurt caused. " External link

themirror Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : “I don’t think the words ‘honest and honourable’ 25 years on look appropriate at all,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have been a public servant for 35 years,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : “The thing I remember most vividly was that he ended up in tears,” “I, we, the team gave him a second chance and that was abused and misplaced. We didn’t get to the bottom of the lies Bashir told us” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn't have been re-hired" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I don't know, I'm not a lawyer and it would not be for me to say" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “But it was me trying to work out, ‘Could I trust this man or not?’” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “forfeit of some of your lavish BBC pension would be appropriate?” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Twenty-five years ago myself and everybody believed Bashir, we made a mistake but please don’t let that colour the other things that I have done” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better,” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Diana Spencer ) : "In the end we came to a judgment about his lack of experience, that he was out of his depth, that he was contrite, and we gave him a second chance. © PA Fake bank statements were used to secure the interview with Diana, an inquiry found. " External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I don't know, I'm not a lawyer and it would not be for me to say" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been rehired” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “But it was me trying to work out, ‘Could I trust this man or not?’” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better,” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "In the end we came to a judgment about his lack of experience, that he was out of his depth, that he was contrite, and we gave him a second chance. " External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn't have been rehired" External link

RTERadio Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better. Another former BBC director-general John Birt will also be questioned by MPs about events leading up to the Panorama interview. Current BBC director-general Tim Davie and chairman Richard Sharp will also appear before the the committee to give evidence on the implications of Mr Dyson's conclusions. In his report, Mr Dyson said Mr Bashir used " External link

RTERadio Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been rehired” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:25:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : "I trusted a journalist. I gave him a second chance. We, the team, gave him a second chance, and that trust was abused and was misplaced," External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:39:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I took what I think was an unusual step in saying I will take part in the investigation and interview Bashir myself. " External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago, and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

thehill Monday, May 24, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

arabtimes Sunday, May 23, 2021 11:00:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 23, 2021 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have always had a strong sense of public service, and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about," External link

foxnews Sunday, May 23, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

citynews-ca Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about” External link

guardian Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery,” External link

independent-UK Saturday, May 22, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, May 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

smh Saturday, May 22, 2021 9:01:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

thehill Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wkbn Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:34:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility," External link

newindianexpress Saturday, May 22, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about. As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

msn-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : «J’ai démissionné aujourd’hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery» External link

lavenir Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

tribtown Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

therepublic Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

newsandstar Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : «J’ai démissionné aujourd’hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wftv Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

eagletribune Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

illawarramercury Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:51:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

dailyadvertiser Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:30:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

news4jax Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wsvn Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:23:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:17:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery,” External link

independent-UK Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wsoctv Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

tv5 Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

france24 Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:21:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about. As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

afp-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

skynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

heart Thursday, May 20, 2021 6:05:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

skynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 5:14:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall writes : "The final point concerns the actions of those who leaked material to the press: We are taking steps to ensure that the graphic designer involved - Matthew Wiessler - will not work for the BBC again (when the current contract expires in the next few weeks). In addition, between now and the summer, work to deal with leakers and remove persistent troublemakers from the programme" External link

skynews Saturday, April 24, 2021 3:09:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "This isn't unexpected. These occurrences happen a couple of times a year," "Being that the planet is two-thirds ocean, they typically happen over water two-thirds of the time. The chances of it being seen are slim" External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, January 13, 2021 1:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Nicholas Parsons ) : "Very few people have done so much to entertain audiences over the decades and no-one deserves to be called a broadcasting legend more than Nicholas Parsons. " External link

icWales Saturday, December 19, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “What I need more than anything is a place to get out of my car and lay down and get some rest,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, November 25, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall concluded : “I believe he is, even with his lapse, honest and an honourable man. He is contrite” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 4, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall claimed : “The PSBs are vital to democracy, they inform us, they educate us” External link

presstv Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall recalled ( about Chris Patten ) : "I found myself sitting in a room with [former BBC Trust chairman] Chris Patten, who said 'I want you to come back. And I want to come back because, in this crisis, you're the person that needs to sort this out'," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We've come to a solution, which is actually an absolutely fair solution, which is those who cannot afford to pay for the licence fee don't have to pay for it," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "But you've got to go back and say, 'who actually is responsible for this?' I didn't actively go out and say, 'give me the over-75s, we want to go and reform that'. "This is something which the then majority conservative government put on the BBC. We ameliorated it. "But I also want to make sure that they are getting the sort of services and the sort of programmes that will make them feel it's worthwhile," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall noted ( about Jeremy Clarkson ) : "When I came back to the BBC there was rightly a lot of discussion about bullying and harrassment, and people felt strongly that some people got away with it and others didn't. "You simply couldn't let Jeremy get away with it, because that would have said to everybody there's a culture for one set of people, and there's a culture for the rest" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I felt strongly that this was a difficult story," "Remember, this is a story about abuse of somebody - a racially motivated hit-and-run. But I felt using the n-word at that time of day in that report was was a mistake. "These are difficult decisions and in the end, occasionally I have intervened as director general when I felt it was right to say, 'No, this is what I believe'" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I think you have a really interesting question there, because it's something I believe in very strongly. "The next diversity issue for us will be achieving social diversity," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We've come to a solution, which is actually an absolutely fair solution, which is those who cannot afford to pay for the licence fee don't have to pay for it," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "But you've got to go back and say, 'who actually is responsible for this?' I didn't actively go out and say, 'give me the over-75s, we want to go and reform that'. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I felt strongly that this was a difficult story," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall noted : "When I came back to the BBC there was rightly a lot of discussion about bullying and harrassment, and people felt strongly that some people got away with it and others didn't. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I think you have a really interesting question there, because it's something I believe in very strongly. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "The whole thing has been discussed by David [Pickard, the director] and his colleagues, of course it has" External link

watoday Wednesday, August 26, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "The whole thing has been discussed by David [Pickard, the director] and his colleagues, of course it has" External link

Stuff Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, August 25, 2020 5:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have come to the right conclusion which is a creative conclusion, an artistic conclusion... it is there in a medley of instrumentals playing around sea shanties and all of that and I suspect it will be back next year" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion which is actually to include it instrumentally," External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : "We have come to the right conclusion which is a creative conclusion, an artistic conclusion... it is there in a medley of instrumentals playing around sea shanties and all of that and I suspect it will be back next year" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have to attract people who are different, who have different ideas, who come from different backgrounds, who have different opinions about what matters," External link

thenews-pk Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:35:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall afirmou : "Precisamos atrair pessoas que sejam diferentes, que tenham ideias diferentes, que tenham origens diferentes, que tenham pontos de vista diferentes sobre o que importa" External link

em Monday, August 24, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have to attract people who are different, who have different ideas, who come from different backgrounds, who have different opinions about what matters," External link

afp-en Monday, August 24, 2020 2:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “Every organisation should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

nypost Monday, August 10, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

time Monday, August 10, 2020 6:23:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "This is important journalism which the BBC should be reporting on and we will continue to do so," External link

foxnews Monday, August 10, 2020 2:14:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We are proud of the BBC's values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation. " External link

skynews Monday, August 10, 2020 1:01:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “We are proud of the BBC’s values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation,” External link

thehill Monday, August 10, 2020 12:17:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall added : “The BBC now accepts that we should have taken a different approach at the time of broadcast and we are very sorry for that. We will now be strengthening our guidance on offensive language across our output,” External link

thehill Monday, August 10, 2020 12:17:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

wivb Monday, August 10, 2020 12:03:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

wral Sunday, August 9, 2020 10:44:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here" External link

wcnc Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "every organisation should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here" External link

9news Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:47:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

ChinaPost Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “We are proud of the BBC’s values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the N-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation” External link

cityam Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We are proud of the BBC's values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation. " External link

skynews Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I recognise that we have ended up creating distress amongst many people" External link

bbc Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Blue Planet ) : "The BBC has curated this amazing collection of sequences from two of the most talked about natural history series of recent years, Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II , as a spectacular treat for the viewers," External link

upi Monday, August 3, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “With brand new narration from the brilliant David Attenborough, a new score from Hans Zimmer and the team at Bleeding Fingers played by the BBC Concert Orchestra with Dave on the piano, this thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone's spirits” External link

msn-uk Monday, August 3, 2020 5:13:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “This thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone’s spirits” External link

pressandjournal Monday, August 3, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “This thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone’s spirits” External link

themirror Monday, August 3, 2020 2:16:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "I'm delighted to see Steve appointed to this important role. He brings with him a combination of excellence in programme making, leadership and the respect and trust of the staff. " External link

belfasttelegraph Saturday, August 1, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "I'm delighted to see Steve appointed to this important role. " External link

irishmirror Friday, July 31, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "He brings with him a combination of excellence in programme making, leadership and the respect and trust of the staff. "Steve set up the BBC Scotland channel brilliantly and I wish him every success in the future" External link

bbc Friday, July 31, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about British ) : "Sydney Lotterby wasn't just part of the golden age of British comedy - he made many of the shows that stand out as real icons of the period," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 30, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall declarou : "Darei tudo para esta organização nos próximos seis meses (...) mas, no verão (hemisfério norte), deixarei de ser seu diretor-geral" External link

uol Monday, January 20, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall declarou : "Darei tudo para esta organização nos próximos seis meses (...) mas, no verão (hemisfério norte), deixarei de ser seu diretor-geral" External link

em Monday, January 20, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT



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Tony HallEN70.19%
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Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : “I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced,” External link

dhakatribune Wednesday, June 16, 2021 8:08:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “forfeit of some of your lavish BBC pension would be appropriate?” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Twenty-five years ago myself and everybody believed Bashir, we made a mistake but please don’t let that colour the other things that I have done” External link

thenews-pk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 4:18:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

irishmirror Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:49:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : “I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced,” External link

alarabiya-en Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:46:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:01:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been” External link

themirror Tuesday, June 15, 2021 11:31:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I gave him (Bashir) a second chance and that trust was abused and misplaced," External link

thenational Tuesday, June 15, 2021 11:19:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we’d known then what we know now, then we’d never have rehired him,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 10:33:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we’d known then what we know now, then we’d never have rehired him,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 9:08:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : “I don’t think the words ‘honest and honourable’ 25 years on look appropriate at all,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have been a public servant for 35 years,” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : “The thing I remember most vividly was that he ended up in tears,” “I, we, the team gave him a second chance and that was abused and misplaced. We didn’t get to the bottom of the lies Bashir told us” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “Let's look back at the Tim Gardam memohe had given you this memo and it told you that Martin Bashir had had lied three times. What happened to that memo that he gave to you?” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall responded ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Did you place this very important document in the BBC's files with the other Bashir notes? It's gone, it's gone missing. Did you destroy it?” External link

heraldscotland Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:53:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Lord Dyson ) : "Let me say start by saying, if I might, to acknowledge how hard this has been, the Lord Dyson investigation for the royal family and the two Princes and I'm sorry for the hurt caused. " External link

themirror Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : “I don’t think the words ‘honest and honourable’ 25 years on look appropriate at all,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have been a public servant for 35 years,” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : “The thing I remember most vividly was that he ended up in tears,” “I, we, the team gave him a second chance and that was abused and misplaced. We didn’t get to the bottom of the lies Bashir told us” External link

guardian Tuesday, June 15, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "If we knew then what we know now, of course he wouldn't have been re-hired" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I don't know, I'm not a lawyer and it would not be for me to say" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 4:07:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “But it was me trying to work out, ‘Could I trust this man or not?’” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : “forfeit of some of your lavish BBC pension would be appropriate?” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied ( about Martin Bashir ) : “Twenty-five years ago myself and everybody believed Bashir, we made a mistake but please don’t let that colour the other things that I have done” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better,” External link

chesterfirst Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Diana Spencer ) : "In the end we came to a judgment about his lack of experience, that he was out of his depth, that he was contrite, and we gave him a second chance. © PA Fake bank statements were used to secure the interview with Diana, an inquiry found. " External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I don't know, I'm not a lawyer and it would not be for me to say" External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 2:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been rehired” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “No I haven’t, I wanted to have that session with you all before I think about what I do next” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “But it was me trying to work out, ‘Could I trust this man or not?’” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better,” External link

pressandjournal Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "In the end we came to a judgment about his lack of experience, that he was out of his depth, that he was contrite, and we gave him a second chance. " External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall admitted : "That is not effective use of a correspondent, not a good record" External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "We didn't get to the bottom of the lies that Bashir had told us, we weren't trying to conceal anything, I do want to stress that, but we were lied to and our trust was misplaced and bluntly, Bashir took us all in, from the director-general to the programme editor" External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn't have been rehired" External link

RTERadio Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I regret the language that we used about Mr Wiessler and I think we could have managed it better. Another former BBC director-general John Birt will also be questioned by MPs about events leading up to the Panorama interview. Current BBC director-general Tim Davie and chairman Richard Sharp will also appear before the the committee to give evidence on the implications of Mr Dyson's conclusions. In his report, Mr Dyson said Mr Bashir used " External link

RTERadio Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “If we knew than what we know now, of course he wouldn’t have been rehired” External link

msn-uk Tuesday, June 15, 2021 1:25:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall told : "I trusted a journalist. I gave him a second chance. We, the team, gave him a second chance, and that trust was abused and was misplaced," External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:39:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I took what I think was an unusual step in saying I will take part in the investigation and interview Bashir myself. " External link

skynews Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:35:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago, and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

thehill Monday, May 24, 2021 9:00:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

arabtimes Sunday, May 23, 2021 11:00:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

timesofindia Sunday, May 23, 2021 5:30:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have always had a strong sense of public service, and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about," External link

foxnews Sunday, May 23, 2021 12:20:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

citynews-ca Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about” External link

guardian Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:28:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Saturday, May 22, 2021 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery,” External link

independent-UK Saturday, May 22, 2021 10:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

TheFrontierPost-en Saturday, May 22, 2021 10:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

smh Saturday, May 22, 2021 9:01:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

thehill Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:36:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wkbn Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:34:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

TorontoStar Saturday, May 22, 2021 8:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility," External link

newindianexpress Saturday, May 22, 2021 7:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about. As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

msn-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : «J’ai démissionné aujourd’hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery» External link

lavenir Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

tribtown Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

therepublic Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

newsandstar Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : «J’ai démissionné aujourd’hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery» External link

lessentiel-lu-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wftv Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:06:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

eagletribune Saturday, May 22, 2021 6:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

illawarramercury Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:51:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. " External link

dailyadvertiser Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:46:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:30:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

news4jax Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:29:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

clickondetroit Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wsvn Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:23:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

beaumontenterprise Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:17:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery,” External link

independent-UK Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility,” External link

wsoctv Saturday, May 22, 2021 5:01:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

tv5 Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:38:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

france24 Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:21:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “I have today resigned as chair of the National Gallery. I have always had a strong sense of public service and it is clear my continuing in the role would be a distraction to an institution I care deeply about. As I said two days ago, I am very sorry for the events of 25 years ago and I believe leadership means taking responsibility” External link

news-yahoo Saturday, May 22, 2021 4:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall annoncé : "J'ai démissionné aujourd'hui de mon poste de président de la National Gallery" External link

afp-fr Saturday, May 22, 2021 3:41:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

skynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

heart Thursday, May 20, 2021 6:05:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Martin Bashir ) : "I have talked to Martin at length about his reasons for compiling the graphic: He has none, other than he wasn't thinking. " External link

skynews Thursday, May 20, 2021 5:14:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall writes : "The final point concerns the actions of those who leaked material to the press: We are taking steps to ensure that the graphic designer involved - Matthew Wiessler - will not work for the BBC again (when the current contract expires in the next few weeks). In addition, between now and the summer, work to deal with leakers and remove persistent troublemakers from the programme" External link

skynews Saturday, April 24, 2021 3:09:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "This isn't unexpected. These occurrences happen a couple of times a year," "Being that the planet is two-thirds ocean, they typically happen over water two-thirds of the time. The chances of it being seen are slim" External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, January 13, 2021 1:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Nicholas Parsons ) : "Very few people have done so much to entertain audiences over the decades and no-one deserves to be called a broadcasting legend more than Nicholas Parsons. " External link

icWales Saturday, December 19, 2020 8:31:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “What I need more than anything is a place to get out of my car and lay down and get some rest,” External link

click2houston Wednesday, November 25, 2020 3:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall concluded : “I believe he is, even with his lapse, honest and an honourable man. He is contrite” External link

guardian Wednesday, November 4, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall claimed : “The PSBs are vital to democracy, they inform us, they educate us” External link

presstv Thursday, August 27, 2020 10:46:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall recalled ( about Chris Patten ) : "I found myself sitting in a room with [former BBC Trust chairman] Chris Patten, who said 'I want you to come back. And I want to come back because, in this crisis, you're the person that needs to sort this out'," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We've come to a solution, which is actually an absolutely fair solution, which is those who cannot afford to pay for the licence fee don't have to pay for it," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "But you've got to go back and say, 'who actually is responsible for this?' I didn't actively go out and say, 'give me the over-75s, we want to go and reform that'. "This is something which the then majority conservative government put on the BBC. We ameliorated it. "But I also want to make sure that they are getting the sort of services and the sort of programmes that will make them feel it's worthwhile," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall noted ( about Jeremy Clarkson ) : "When I came back to the BBC there was rightly a lot of discussion about bullying and harrassment, and people felt strongly that some people got away with it and others didn't. "You simply couldn't let Jeremy get away with it, because that would have said to everybody there's a culture for one set of people, and there's a culture for the rest" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I felt strongly that this was a difficult story," "Remember, this is a story about abuse of somebody - a racially motivated hit-and-run. But I felt using the n-word at that time of day in that report was was a mistake. "These are difficult decisions and in the end, occasionally I have intervened as director general when I felt it was right to say, 'No, this is what I believe'" External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I think you have a really interesting question there, because it's something I believe in very strongly. "The next diversity issue for us will be achieving social diversity," External link

bbc Wednesday, August 26, 2020 8:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We've come to a solution, which is actually an absolutely fair solution, which is those who cannot afford to pay for the licence fee don't have to pay for it," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "But you've got to go back and say, 'who actually is responsible for this?' I didn't actively go out and say, 'give me the over-75s, we want to go and reform that'. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I felt strongly that this was a difficult story," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall noted : "When I came back to the BBC there was rightly a lot of discussion about bullying and harrassment, and people felt strongly that some people got away with it and others didn't. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "I think you have a really interesting question there, because it's something I believe in very strongly. " External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, August 26, 2020 7:16:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "The whole thing has been discussed by David [Pickard, the director] and his colleagues, of course it has" External link

watoday Wednesday, August 26, 2020 2:04:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall replied : "The whole thing has been discussed by David [Pickard, the director] and his colleagues, of course it has" External link

Stuff Wednesday, August 26, 2020 10:41:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion" External link

yahoo-au Tuesday, August 25, 2020 5:02:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have come to the right conclusion which is a creative conclusion, an artistic conclusion... it is there in a medley of instrumentals playing around sea shanties and all of that and I suspect it will be back next year" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:40:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I think they have come to the right conclusion which is actually to include it instrumentally," External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : "We have come to the right conclusion which is a creative conclusion, an artistic conclusion... it is there in a medley of instrumentals playing around sea shanties and all of that and I suspect it will be back next year" External link

bbc Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:14:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have to attract people who are different, who have different ideas, who come from different backgrounds, who have different opinions about what matters," External link

thenews-pk Tuesday, August 25, 2020 4:35:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall afirmou : "Precisamos atrair pessoas que sejam diferentes, que tenham ideias diferentes, que tenham origens diferentes, que tenham pontos de vista diferentes sobre o que importa" External link

em Monday, August 24, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We have to attract people who are different, who have different ideas, who come from different backgrounds, who have different opinions about what matters," External link

afp-en Monday, August 24, 2020 2:32:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “Every organisation should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

msn-uk Wednesday, August 12, 2020 3:44:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

nypost Monday, August 10, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

time Monday, August 10, 2020 6:23:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "This is important journalism which the BBC should be reporting on and we will continue to do so," External link

foxnews Monday, August 10, 2020 2:14:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We are proud of the BBC's values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation. " External link

skynews Monday, August 10, 2020 1:01:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “We are proud of the BBC’s values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation,” External link

thehill Monday, August 10, 2020 12:17:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall added : “The BBC now accepts that we should have taken a different approach at the time of broadcast and we are very sorry for that. We will now be strengthening our guidance on offensive language across our output,” External link

thehill Monday, August 10, 2020 12:17:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

wivb Monday, August 10, 2020 12:03:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

wral Sunday, August 9, 2020 10:44:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here" External link

wcnc Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "every organisation should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here" External link

9news Sunday, August 9, 2020 8:27:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:47:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

ChinaPost Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “every organization should be able to acknowledge when it has made a mistake. We made one here” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, August 9, 2020 7:19:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “We are proud of the BBC’s values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the N-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation” External link

cityam Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "We are proud of the BBC's values of inclusion and respect, and have reflected long and hard on what people have had to say about the use of the n-word and all racist language both inside and outside the organisation. " External link

skynews Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : "I recognise that we have ended up creating distress amongst many people" External link

bbc Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Blue Planet ) : "The BBC has curated this amazing collection of sequences from two of the most talked about natural history series of recent years, Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II , as a spectacular treat for the viewers," External link

upi Monday, August 3, 2020 5:18:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall added : “With brand new narration from the brilliant David Attenborough, a new score from Hans Zimmer and the team at Bleeding Fingers played by the BBC Concert Orchestra with Dave on the piano, this thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone's spirits” External link

msn-uk Monday, August 3, 2020 5:13:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said : “This thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone’s spirits” External link

pressandjournal Monday, August 3, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said : “This thrilling journey around the world promises to lift everyone’s spirits” External link

themirror Monday, August 3, 2020 2:16:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "I'm delighted to see Steve appointed to this important role. He brings with him a combination of excellence in programme making, leadership and the respect and trust of the staff. " External link

belfasttelegraph Saturday, August 1, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "I'm delighted to see Steve appointed to this important role. " External link

irishmirror Friday, July 31, 2020 4:20:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about Steve Carson ) : "He brings with him a combination of excellence in programme making, leadership and the respect and trust of the staff. "Steve set up the BBC Scotland channel brilliantly and I wish him every success in the future" External link

bbc Friday, July 31, 2020 2:58:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall said ( about British ) : "Sydney Lotterby wasn't just part of the golden age of British comedy - he made many of the shows that stand out as real icons of the period," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 30, 2020 7:35:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall declarou : "Darei tudo para esta organização nos próximos seis meses (...) mas, no verão (hemisfério norte), deixarei de ser seu diretor-geral" External link

uol Monday, January 20, 2020 3:59:00 PM EAT

Tony Hall declarou : "Darei tudo para esta organização nos próximos seis meses (...) mas, no verão (hemisfério norte), deixarei de ser seu diretor-geral" External link

em Monday, January 20, 2020 3:50:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
bbc director general23.15%EN12/12/201712/12/2017
general19.31%EN12/12/201712/12/2017
chief0.46%EN12/12/201712/12/2017
director-general18.21%EN12/06/201706/12/2017
bbc director-general15.80%EN12/06/201706/12/2017
directeur général de la bbc0.33%FR11/20/201720/11/2017
manager0.52%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
director6.63%EN10/25/201725/10/2017
bbc boss1.82%EN10/02/201702/10/2017
boss1.43%EN10/02/201702/10/2017
ambassador0.39%EN08/25/201725/08/2017
bbc chief0.72%EN07/28/201728/07/2017
directeur général1.63%FR07/24/201724/07/2017
bbc director0.20%EN07/23/201723/07/2017
executive director0.07%EN05/21/201721/05/2017
democrat0.07%EN01/19/201719/01/2017
real estate agent0.07%EN01/18/201718/01/2017
agent0.07%EN01/18/201718/01/2017
deputy0.13%EN11/17/201617/11/2016
leader of cardiff council0.07%EN11/02/201602/11/2016
bbc chairman0.20%EN09/23/201623/09/2016
chairman0.20%EN09/23/201623/09/2016
suspect0.26%EN03/19/201519/03/2015
bbc director general0.20%SA08/24/201424/08/2014
new director-general1.63%EN04/01/201401/04/2014
general de la bbc0.20%ES03/05/201405/03/2014
current director-general0.20%EN12/16/201316/12/2013
director general2.80%EN11/14/201314/11/2013
current director general0.20%EN11/05/201305/11/2013
new director general1.30%EN10/29/201329/10/2013
Names Lang Count
Tony HallEN70.19%
Tony HallFR14.87%
Tony HallPT14.80%
Tony HallSA0.14%
Tony HallPL0.00%
Tony HallDA0.00%
Tony HallSW0.00%


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