Welcome to this week’s round-up of news, commentary and industry announcements that you may have missed from the past week.
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In the news
Ofcom to follow “closely” enquiry into BBC Diana interview (The Guardian).
YouTube urges PSBs to simulcast shows (Broadcast).
ITV highlights return of television advertising (Financial Times).
PSB chiefs demand ‘must carry’ for VOD players (Broadcast).
Tax credits programme draws productions to California (Hollywood Reporter).
Potential iPlayer-first approach from BBC (Broadcast).
Features and commentary
A busy year for documentary makers (Screen Daily).
Further updates to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Simkins LLP).
BAFTA upcoming events (BAFTA).
ScreenSkills Coronavirus basic awareness training (Screen Skills).
WFTV upcoming events (WFTV).
Latest news on cinema reopenings (Screen Daily).