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: