14.07.2009 Speaking at the launch of the BBC Trust report this morning, Trust chairman Sir MichaelLyons maintained his view that the top-slicing plans were a threat to the independence of the BBC. He also declared it 'surprising for the secretary ...
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
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
14.10.2012 [Financial Times] - Sir MichaelLyons, chairman of the BBC Trust from 2007 to 2011, said the consequences of the allegations spread “well beyond the BBC” and there may be lessons about “the licence that we sometimes allow to celebrities”. George Entwistle, BBC
22.07.2013 - former deputy, who received a redundancy package worth nearly £1m in 2010 , and former chairman of the BBC Trust Sir Michael […] Lyons. Others in the frame are the former senior independent director and ex-Barclays boss Marcus Agius, and Caroline
23.07.2009 by email@example.com The British Humanist Association (BHA) has written to the BBC heads of religious broadcasting, and to Sir MichaelLyons, Chair of the BBC Trust, following an announcement by the Controller of Radio 4 that the Trust would be looking into ...