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DCMS: Culture Secretary Maria Miller on the appointment of the new BBC Director General

DCMS press release

On the appointment of Tony Hall as the new BBC Director General, Culture Secretary Maria Miller said:

“I congratulate Tony Hall on his appointment as Director General, he has a very strong track record in successfully leading iconic organisations.

"I am pleased the BBC Trust have appointed a new Director General. It is important now that Tony Hall gets to grips quickly - to provide the stability and certainty that the BBC needs, and restore public confidence.”

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