Royal Opera House boss Tony Hall to head BBC

Tony Hall`s appointment follows the resignation of George Entwistle earlier this month after just 54 days in the job.

BBC director general Tim Davie vows to `get a grip`

BBC`s acting director general Tim Davie has vowed to "get a grip" at the corporation following the resignation of George Entwistle.

Entwistle quits as BBC top executive

George Entwistle has stepped down as BBC`s top executive after one of the broadcaster`s programmes wrongly implicated a politician in a pedophile scandal.

Will take time to regain audience trust after Savile crisis: BBC

BBC director general George Entwistle has admitted the media firm has failed to get things right since sexual abuse allegations against former presenter Jimmy Savile emerged.

BBC D-G apologises to victims of Savile`s assault

BBC Director-General has ordered two "forensic and soul searching" independent inquiries in to allegations of assault by the late TV presenter.