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The BBC at 100: what can history tell us about its future?
Media historian David Hendy explores what the corporation’s history can tell us about its future
In the final instalment of our series marking the BBC’s centenary, David Hendy explores what the corporation’s history can tell us about its future. He spoke to Matt Elton about the challenges that the corporation has faced in the 21st century – and what looking back at its past can tell us about its future.
David Hendy is the author of The BBC: A People’s History (Profile Books, 2022).