Media: Talk of The Trade: Two jobs for Bob
Wednesday 07 April 1993
Some wonder whether he can do the two jobs at once. Running the World Service demands a lot of travel, and there are fevered negotiations to be carried out with the Foreign Office about threatened cuts in funding. Can Mr Phillis do all this and be an effective deputy to John Birt? Machiavellians - and there are many at the BBC - see Mr Birt's hand behind all this, speculating that a strong, interventionist deputy is the last thing he wants.
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