Open Source Stupidity: The Threat to the BBC Monitoring Service

Contents

Summary

1 Introduction

Previous work by the House of Commons to underline the importance of BBC Monitoring

2 BBC Monitoring

Background

The work of BBC Monitoring

Who uses open source information?

3 The proposed changes to BBC Monitoring

Introduction

Impact on BBC Monitoring

Funding

Governance and editorial priorities

Restructuring of BBC Monitoring

Caversham Park

Impact on staff

Proceeds from the sale of Caversham Park

4 Conclusion

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal Minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament





16 December 2016