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Future of free TV licences for over-75s unclear

Talks between government and BBC ongoing

The policy and reform minister has offered reassurances that over-75s will continue to receive free TV licences on the Isle of Man.

It follows a decision from the BBC to restrict the benefit to low-income families.

Earlier this year, the UK government announced it would stop funding the privilege after June 2020.

Chris Thomas has held talks with the broadcaster:

Major Charles Wilson, an advocate for the rights of military veterans, says actions speak louder than words:

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