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27Apr

Nick Hornby: BBC should be 'untouchable' after coronavirus

High Fidelity author writes fierce defence of broadcaster, praising work to help audience ‘live through and understand a crisis’

Author Nick Hornby has written an essay praising the BBC as “one of our crowning achievements as a nation”, saying that its handling of the coronavirus pandemic should make it “untouchable” once the crisis has passed.

In an essay for Penguin, Hornby writes that the BBC, which has put together its biggest ever education programme to help parents during lockdown, is helping him “to live through and understand a crisis”.

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