• Pro-Russians fire warning shots as Ukrainians approach • Threaten to shoot Ukrainians advancing towards seized base • Putin answering questions on Russian TV • Putin orders troops near border to return to base
Pictured: Soldiers under Russian command fire their weapons into the air at Belbek airbase in Crimea. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images
The closure of BBC3 is to be proposed by the broadcaster’s director general, the Guardian understands, bringing the curtain down on the youth-oriented TV channel after 11 years.
Tony Hall is expected to announce later this month that he is axing the channel – which first aired programmes ranging from Gavin and Stacey to Hotter Than My Daughter – as part of a plan to save £100m a year. Read more
This us utterly pointless and would not benefit the bbc. Please signal boost this!!!