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Getting Out Alive explores the reputation of the UK’s oldest broadcasting organisation after the revelations about paedophile Jimmy Savile

Fresh from a tough stint at the BBC, Lord Patten was asked to help overhaul another media operation crying out for change – the Vatican’s. He seems haunted by the possibility of failure

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Vocation Network will make it easier for people to select an order

The corporation has scrapped the role of Commissioning Editor for Religion

The BBC programme was desperate to present this issue as a fight between reasonable progressive scientists and archaic church leaders

Bishop Mark Davies says ‘one of the greatest Englishmen’ has been presented as ‘a scheming villain’

Hilary Mantel’s Wolf Hall propagates the myth that Britain became great once it had ditched Catholicism

Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama has called on the international community to help stop the Islamist advance in Nigeria

John Freeman’s courteous example is one which today’s broadcasters should follow