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it's the biggest b. b. c. shakeup in over a decade government announcing plans to cut the size of the british broadcasting corporation on thursday on the chopping board some light entertainment and the b. b. c. trust as well as fundamental changes to the license fee , three point seven billion pounds that's roughly how much the license fee is waived for the b. b. c. it amounts to about seventy percent of their total income i don't want to get either reporting for reuters from the london headquarters would you organization is saying that the twenty percent drop in operational costs has left him in a tight spot while the government says that more can still be done , in response the organization , harold a much diminished less popular , on tuesday british stalls including actors daniel crack and dame judi dench wrote a letter to david cameron urging him , they claim proposed cuts would be a big mistake and one that could jeopardize the organizations impartiality , but its wage bill is rising to almost a billion , more ammunition , the major online news provider in person major television service and it has extensive radio operations as well and some commercial vitals beneath its reaches to far and it's it's choking competition in areas like local news and they really won't see the b. b. c. rented , you know i'm smith today set to be the start of the most testing period in the history of the british broadcasting corporation