Tony Hall is an excellent choice as the new Director-General of the BBC - Harman

22 November 2012

Harriet HarmanHarriet Harman MP, Labour’s Shadow Culture, Media and Sport Secretary, commenting on the appointment of Tony Hall as the new Director-General of the BBC, said:
 
"Tony Hall is an excellent choice as the new Director-General of the BBC, with experience that includes head of news at the BBC and leadership of the Royal Opera House, one of our great cultural institutions.
 
"He is the right person to bring stability to the BBC in these difficult times and I look forward to working with him."