Entwistle £450,000 pay-off: 'Reward for Failure'

Already a political backlash over Entwistle's pay-off - a year's salary of £450,000.

'Reward for Failure' is how some have described it.

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BBC pay-off 'hard to justify'

The Prime Minister's official spokesman said former director-General George Entwistle's £450,000 pay-off was "hard to justify", but that it was a matter for the BBC Trust to decide.