How BBC News is ‘simplifying’ operations
The network’s U.K. and World channels will share news bulletins on weekends and select parts of weekdays.
Finally, many of the network’s non-English language services will produced “simplified output.”
New BBC 'simplified schedule'
– UK and World News Channels will share bulletins at weekends and parts of weekdays
– 'Simplified output' on many language TV services
— Joey D'Urso (@josephmdurso) March 26, 2020
The changes are likely part of an overall effort, being used at many broadcasters around the world, to reduce the need for staff in the newsroom and studios as well as to simplify workflows for those working from home.