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BBC to announce savings plan

The Director General of the BBC Mark Thompson is expected to announce significant cuts and job losses when he announces how it intends to make savings of 20%.

David Elstein, former chief executive of Channel 5 and Lorraine Heggessey, former controller of BBC One, discuss whether it is possible to protect services.

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