TV licence changes


The rules for TV licences change on 1st August. This article explains licence requirements if you are visually impaired and reminds listeners about the withdrawal of free licences for most people aged over 75.


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TV licence fees for visually impaired people & withdrawal of free licences for over 75s

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Post valid until 11:59pm on Sunday August 8th, 2021


  • Heather trained as a journalist on newspapers and worked as a reporter, sub editor and editor for more than a decade. She later switched sides to work in-house for a number of high profile public sector organisations, helping them communicate effectively with the public, stakeholders and Government Ministers.

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