BBC in talks to avert EU Brexit blackout

BBC in talks to avert EU Brexit blackout
BBC 'in talks with Irish and Dutch authorities'. Pic: Getty

The licences the broadcaster uses to beam hit shows into other EU countries will no longer be valid unless the UK leaves the EU on March 29 with a withdrawal agreement in place

The BBC is in talks with Irish and Dutch authorities to obtain licences allowing it to continue broadcasting across the European Union in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to two people familiar with the matter quoted by Bloomberg.

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