Ofcom

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Thursday, October 24, 2019

BBC failing to engage younger audience, Ofcom report warns

BBC failing to engage younger audience, Ofcom report warns

The broadcasting watchdog said the BBC needs "bolder plans" to tackle falling views among young people.

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Giffgaff fined £1.4 million for overcharging customers

Giffgaff fined £1.4 million for overcharging customers

The mobile phone provider has been fined for overcharging customers and failing to provide accurate information to industry watchdog Ofcom.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Monday, April 8, 2019

Ofcom will investigate Jon Snow’s ‘white people’ comment

Ofcom will investigate Jon Snow’s ‘white people’ comment

Ofcom will investigate Jon Snow’s ‘white people’ comment

Ofcom will investigate comments made by Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Jack Whitehall’s ‘scatter cushion’ joke tops list of Brits complaints

Jack Whitehall’s ‘scatter cushion’ joke tops list of Brits complaints

Jack Whitehall’s ‘scatter cushion’ joke tops list of Brits complaints

Brits host Jack Whitehall's quip about fathers grabbing "scatter cushions" following Little Mix's performance was the most complained about moment of the show.

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Russian news channel RT breached impartiality rules, says Ofcom

Kremlin-backed broadcaster RT breached impartiality rules with several programmes which aired in the UK after the Skripal poisoning, watchdog Ofcom has said.

Monday, September 24, 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

Ofcom launches investigation into Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women

Ofcom launches investigation into Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women

Ofcom launches investigation into Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women

TV watchdog Ofcom has launched an investigation into controversial episodes of Celebrity Big Brother and Loose Women.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Royal Mail fined £50 million by Ofcom for breach of competition law

Royal Mail fined £50 million by Ofcom for breach of competition law

Royal Mail fined £50 million by Ofcom for breach of competition law

Ofcom has fined Royal Mail for attempting to charge its only major competitor higher prices in some areas of the country

Friday, December 29, 2017

Friday, December 29, 2017

Dr Evan Harris criticised Morgan, saying he was a bully

Mike Graham defends old mate Piers Morgan in fiery row about Ofcom complaints

Mike Graham defends old mate Piers Morgan in fiery row about Ofcom complaints

Graham also suggested he couldn't get away with the sort of language used on other radio stations

Mike Graham covered everything from drunk tanks to Ofcom on his show this morning

Mike Graham, the best bits: December 29

Mike Graham, the best bits: December 29

Mike covered Christmas booze, Calais, and c-bombs on the air

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

Vodafone slapped with record-breaking £4.6m fine over consumer protection breach

The fine is a result of two investigations by Ofcom

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Do you need a digital detox? A senior analyst at Ofcom explains how we use our devices

Texting friends in the same room? It might be time to go offline for a while…

Texting friends in the same room? It might be time to go offline for a while…

A report from communications regulator Ofcom has revealed a growing trend for people taking time away from the internet amid fears that digital communication is becoming all-consuming. Have you taken a digital detox yet?