Listen to Steve Hewlett in discussion with Jimmy Mulville and Jon Thoday about the campaign to Save BBC Three, recorded at BAFTA in May 2015
BBC Management are destroying BBC Three without the approval they need. Key shows are already being moved or sold to other channels.
Would James Corden be a major US talkshow host without Gavin and Stacey? Would Russell Howard be selling out arenas around the country without Good News? Would Aidan Turner be in The Hobbit without Being Human?
To really complete with established digital services like Netflix would cost hundreds of millions. As well as the cost of setting up BBC One +1, is there really a cost saving?