Older Female Journalist Wins Ageism Case Against the BBC 11/01/2011
Ex-BBC journalist, Miriam OReilly, has won her employment tribunal against the BBC.
The 53-year-old former Countryfile presenter claimed she had been unfairly dropped from the rural affairs show when it moved to a primetime Sunday evening slot in April 2009.
This story underlines the need to raise the profile of older women in the media.
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