BBC promise highly paid Radio 1 DJs they won’t have to relocate from London
THE BBC has promised to move key jobs out of London – but its high-paid talent on Radio 1 have nothing to worry about.
The station’s daytime presenters, including Clara Amfo, Nick Grimshaw and Scott Mills, have been told by bosses they will be staying in the capital.
The assurances, which appear to be against the plans set out by the corporation’s director general Tim Davie, are due to fears that the best- known presenters may well walk if faced with the prospect of having to move away from London.
But it is a kick in the teeth for the lower-paid staff at the station’s news team, Newsbeat.
They face the…