Lord Patten to 'sort out the problems that remain'

Lord Patten has told ITV News he will be retaining his position as chairman of the BBC Trust, so he "can sort out the problems that remain."

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Peter Rippon Newsnight silence

Peter Rippon, who stepped aside from his role as Newsnight editor after the programme decided not to run a report on Jimmy Savile's alleged sexual abuse, refused to comment on whether the BBC programme could survive.