It's not really fair is it, that the of County Council, on a salary of £ per annum, pays the same licence fee as a poor sod on the minimum wage. Would all these folk who worship at the temple of the Corporation be so pleased if they had to pay the same proportion of their salary as Joe Soap, say £1500 a year. I bet we'd hear less tosh about how it was such splendid value.
If we must have a , and of course the are eager beaver to extend the charge to computers and mobile phones as they've just done in Sweden, then how about a bit of devolution. Perhaps Welsh licence fee payers could see their hard earned cash going to support and an English language television channel for Wales. Maybe the two channels would end up with less cash to waste than the present arrangements but that might be a good thing. Think about it, no more no more and no more David talking about over-population and . As Jimmy Leveson used to say .