BBC News hacks will be headscratching over one item from the latest laconic set of BBC Executive minutes, from September.
Item 7: First Look Budget
Executive Board considered First Look Budget and the savings targets for
2017/18 and 2018/19.
Attendees: James Stephenson, News Editor (item 7).
Meanwhile, the same hacks may have to assume the brace position tomorrow, when Director James Harding is expected to release more details of how he'll balance the books this financial year. One surely can't believe rumours that the English Regions may suffer...