(TV Series) (original idea - 12 episodes)
1 Interview |
21 Articles |
Michael Grade CBE | Lord Michael Grade | Lord Grade | Sir Michael Grade
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I sit in the Lords and listen to the debates on the welfare bills - you know, welfare has now become an entitlement. It's not a safety net any more, it's an entitlement. The words that should be banned in this country are, 'What is the Government doing about this?' Well, what are you doing about it? I'm a huge believer in the welfare state - if you are really struggling, then that's what the ...
In April 2004, he was appointed Chairman of the BBC Board of Governors. In November 2006, Grade and the BBC confirmed that he was to resign from his post with the BBC to replace Sir Peter Burt as Chairman and Charles Allen as Chief Executive of commercial rival ITV. In early 2007, he became Executive Chairman of ITV plc.
His cigars and red braces