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# ofcom - Wednesday 1 September, 2021

Good Morning Britain cleared by Ofcom over Piers Morgan’s comments about Meghan Markle
# Cleared
# Cleared

Good Morning Britain cleared by Ofcom over Piers Morgan’s comments about Meghan Markle

Sep 1st 2021, 11:56 AM 15,867 Views 33 Comments

The TV presenter sparked controversy when he said he did not believe her claims in her interview with Oprah Winfrey.

# ofcom - Wednesday 11 August, 2021

UK broadcasting regulator receives almost 25,000 complaints about Love Island episode
# Ofcom
# Ofcom

UK broadcasting regulator receives almost 25,000 complaints about Love Island episode

Aug 11th 2021, 5:18 PM 96,017 Views 49 Comments

The episode featured one woman shouting and cursing at a man after a game called ‘Mad Movies’ organised by the producers.

# ofcom - Thursday 15 April, 2021

BBC coverage of Prince Philip's death breaks UK TV complaints record
# Ofcom
# Ofcom

BBC coverage of Prince Philip's death breaks UK TV complaints record

Apr 15th 2021, 5:01 PM 61,186 Views 44 Comments

Some 110,000 complained about the news coverage.

# ofcom - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

Piers Morgan quit Good Morning Britain after Meghan complaint
# Ofcom
# Ofcom

Piers Morgan quit Good Morning Britain after Meghan complaint

Mar 10th 2021, 12:02 PM 50,779 Views 78 Comments

The Duchess of Sussex was concerned not about Morgan’s criticism of her, but how his comments would affect the issue of mental health generally.

# ofcom - Monday 12 October, 2020

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,838 Views 9 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

# ofcom - Monday 24 September, 2018

Ofcom launches official investigation following latest series of Celebrity Big Brother
# Celebrity Big Brother
From The Daily Edge
# Celebrity Big Brother

Ofcom launches official investigation following latest series of Celebrity Big Brother

Sep 24th 2018, 4:24 PM 21,130 Views 0 Comments

More than 25,000 complaints were made.

# ofcom - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

Complaints against Love Island will not be upheld by broadcasting watchdog
# Viewer Complaints
From The Daily Edge
# Viewer Complaints

Complaints against Love Island will not be upheld by broadcasting watchdog

Jul 17th 2018, 7:40 AM 2,998 Views 0 Comments

Ofcom has issued a statement.

# ofcom - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit
# Production
# Production

Ireland up against Germany and Netherlands to win over UK-based TV channels after Brexit

Mar 18th 2018, 8:00 AM 29,758 Views 19 Comments

Some of these companies have already met with the BAI here in the last year.

# ofcom - Monday 7 December, 2015

Hundreds have complained about Ferne McCann eating a live spider on I'm A Celeb
# Bushtucker Trial
From The Daily Edge
# Bushtucker Trial

Hundreds have complained about Ferne McCann eating a live spider on I'm A Celeb

Dec 7th 2015, 7:56 PM 7,033 Views 2 Comments

The former TOWIE star was given the revolting task during her final Bushtucker Trial last night.

# ofcom - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Sky News being investigated after presenter says 'f***' live on air
# Oops
# Oops

Sky News being investigated after presenter says 'f***' live on air

Aug 19th 2015, 9:30 PM 42,216 Views 61 Comments

Two people complained.

# ofcom - Monday 17 August, 2015

The Britain’s Got Talent dog-swap controversy has gone all the way to the top
# Walking A Tightrope
# Walking A Tightrope

The Britain’s Got Talent dog-swap controversy has gone all the way to the top

Aug 17th 2015, 5:52 PM 21,413 Views 18 Comments

ITV were found to have misled viewers.

Eastenders' funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog
# Cushty
# Cushty

Eastenders' funeral home gay sex scene gets the all clear from watchdog

Aug 17th 2015, 4:36 PM 22,145 Views 23 Comments

Two characters were half naked in a funeral parlour.

# ofcom - Friday 31 July, 2015

Complaints over pre-watershed swearing on Eastenders

Complaints over pre-watershed swearing on Eastenders

Jul 31st 2015, 12:49 PM 19,695 Views 62 Comments

The programme’s Carol Jackson called her brother Max Branning a ‘bastard’.

# ofcom - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

'I’m not saying the bondage is going to save anyone’s life but...'
# This Morning
# This Morning

'I’m not saying the bondage is going to save anyone’s life but...'

Mar 10th 2015, 2:11 PM 24,084 Views 29 Comments

Phillip Schofield isn’t happy about people who complained about his show’s Bondage for Beginners segment.

# ofcom - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Ofcom launches investigation into both the BBC and ITV
# Investigation
# Investigation

Ofcom launches investigation into both the BBC and ITV

Nov 15th 2012, 11:15 AM 2,695 Views 6 Comments

The news comes as Lord McAlpine, who had been wrongly identified as being part of a paedophile ring, is expected to reach a settlement with the BBC.

# ofcom - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Texting more popular than phone chatting in UK
# Mobile Phone
# Mobile Phone

Texting more popular than phone chatting in UK

Jul 19th 2012, 3:42 PM 2,434 Views 14 Comments

Ofcom has said that UK residents are more likely to text than ring each other, with 150 billion texts sent in 2011.

# ofcom - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

X Factor judge Tulisa faces probe over arm gesture
# X Factor
From The Daily Edge
# X Factor

X Factor judge Tulisa faces probe over arm gesture

Nov 22nd 2011, 3:40 PM 10,550 Views 28 Comments

The singer faces an investigation over the arm gesture she makes during each programme.

# ofcom - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations
# X Factor
From The Daily Edge
# X Factor

Frankie Cocozza booted from X Factor amid drugs allegations

Nov 8th 2011, 2:41 PM 3,820 Views 2 Comments

X Factor hopeful Frankie Cocozza is reported to have been kicked off the show for failing to curb his hard-partying lifestyle.

# ofcom - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

'Disastermind' contestant loses complaint over "astoundingly thick" jibe
# Disastermind
From The Daily Edge
# Disastermind

'Disastermind' contestant loses complaint over "astoundingly thick" jibe

Aug 23rd 2011, 2:09 PM 948 Views 0 Comments

Simon Curtis scored an all-time record low – 1 point – for his chosen specialist subject, and was ridiculed on TV as a result.

# ofcom - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Murdoch to sell Sky News as part of buyout deal
# Media
# Media

Murdoch to sell Sky News as part of buyout deal

Mar 2nd 2011, 8:52 PM 1,257 Views 0 Comments

The BBC reports that Media Corp’s Rupert Murdoch is prepared to sell Sky News channel as part of a bigger plan to takeover BSkyB