BBC move to Salford has made ‘negligible’ impact on Greater Manchester, study finds

BBC move to Salford has made 'negligible' impact on Greater Manchester, study finds

Channel 4 move will not give major boost to new home, warns thinktank

The economic benefits of moving public sector jobs out of London to other parts of the UK should not be overestimated, according to a study of the BBC's relocation to Salford. The corporation's move led to an employment boom in Salford's MediaCityUK

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Channel 4 move will not give major boost to new home, warns thinktank

Channel 4 move will not give major boost to new home, warns thinktank

Greater Manchester leaders have hit back at claims the BBC's move north has only generated a 'very small' benefit for the region. Six years after the corporation relocated to MediaCityUK in Salford, the think-tank Centre for Cities has found under a … . …

The government is being urged not to overestimate the benefit of moving jobs outside London, after research revealed that the BBC's Salford move six years ago had created less than a third of the jobs predicted. The study by Centre for Cities, which … . The relocation of the BBC to Salford did not create new jobs across Manchester or encourage new businesses, a report has found. The broadcaster moved to MediaCity in Salford in 2011 where around 2,700 staff work across departments and programmes

City leaders spearheading a bid to bring Channel 4 to Sheffield have hit back at a report which suggests moving the broadcaster here would have 'limited economic benefits'. In a report published today, think tank Centre for Cities concluded that the … . When the BBC decided in 2004 to move a large part of its operations from London to Salford, its goals were to better serve audiences in the north, improve the quality of programmes and provide economic benefits to the region. Seven years after the move. The economic benefits of moving public sector jobs out of London should not be overestimated, a study of the BBC's Salford development claims. The creation of MediaCityUK led to 4,600 jobs between 2011 and 2016, the Centre for Cities think tank noted.

BBC's move to Salford had 'negligible' effect on local employment

The BBC's relocation to Salford has had “little positive impact” on jobs in Greater Manchester, according to a study that fires a warning shot at cities bidding become the new home of Channel 4. Research by the Centre for Cities think-tank says the

Channel 4 move to Liverpool could have limited impact on city's economy, report warns

Channel 4 move to Liverpool could have limited impact on city's economy, report warns

Research published today by think-tank, Centre for Cities, claims that the BBC's move to Salford has had a “minimal impact on employment across Greater Manchester.” It said that the research should be a warning to cities bidding to be the home of …

BBC and councils reject “flawed” report into MediaCityUK's impact

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Warning over 'limited' benefit of a Channel 4 move to York

Relocating parts of the BBC out of London has generated only "negligible" economic benefits for the Greater Manchester region, according to a report produced by the Centre for Cities think-tank. It claims that less than a third of the promised 15,000 …

CITY bosses are being warned not to over-estimate the benefits of a national broadcaster coming to York. York council chiefs have already announced an ambitious bid to attract Channel 4 to a new base in York, but now researchers are warning economic

Cities bidding to become new home of Channel 4 warned it will not give major economic uplift. Photograph: John Walton/PA. Channel 4. Channel 4 move will not give major boost to new home, warns thinktank. Cities bidding to host broadcaster told BBC

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