At that meeting, the governors had decided to dismiss director general Greg Dyke and issue an apology to the government in response to the Hutton Inquiry.
In January , the Freedom of Information Act came into force, allowing members of the public to request disclosure of information from public bodies.
How American journalist Heather Brooke became a threat to UK democracy
Archived from the original on 18 May
Description: In , Brooke reduced her request to 10 MPs—the leaders of the parties and a few ministers.