Newsreader and Journalist Sir Trevor McDonald recently explained that he turned down a job offer with the BBC earlier on in his career after the broadcaster revealed it needed ‘more black reporters’ in an interview.
During The Jonathan Ross Show he shared that he was approached very early on in his career by the British public service broadcaster. He said: “I thought all my ships were coming in at once. I thought getting a call from BBC TV meant he had heard that I had done some TV in the West Indies,” reported Metro.
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