27.10.2012 [The Guardian] - Sir MichaelLyons, chairman of the BBC Trust until Patten took over in April last year, argues that concern about the BBC's behaviour is distracting from the key issues raised by Savile's offences: "Why do we allow powerful men and powerful celebrities
23.10.2012 [BBC News] - Speaking on The World at One, Sir MichaelLyons, Lord Patten's predecessor as chairman of the BBC Trust, examined how the BBC is handling accusations of a cover-up by the BBC television programme Newsnight. Sir Michael told The World at One
17.10.2012 [Schwarzwälder Bote] - „Es lassen sich bestimmt Lektionen lernen, wie mit übergriffigen Angestellten in Führungspositionen oder Stars umzugehen ist“, räumte MichaelLyons, Geschäftsführer von BBC Trust, inzwischen ein. Intendant George Entwistle muss dem Kulturausschuss
15.10.2012 [The Guardian] - The capital – one of the most hotly contested licences with bids backed by Luke Johnson, the Evening Standard, former BBC Trust chairman Sir MichaelLyons and former mayoral candidate Steven Norris – has TV black spots across a number of commuter
02.08.2009 by debritz BBC Trust chairman Sir MichaelLyons says: "Basically people are entitled to a right of privacy unless they are actually making decisions about public money." The BBC is funded from a licence fee, which means every Briton with a ...