3 points that nailed TV presenter

Fresh facts have emerged on the three points that nailed popular show presenter, Jeremy Clarkson, whose contract with BBC won't be renewed.

Top Gear producer, Oisin Tymon was attacked by the show presenter, Jeremy Clarkson.

Fresh facts have emerged on the three points that nailed popular show presenter, Jeremy Clarkson, whose contract with BBC won't be renewed.

Tony Hall, the Director-General of BBC, highlighted three points that nailed the Clarkson even after an investigation by Ken MacQuarrie.

In the words of Hall, "I want to make three points. First – The BBC is a broad church. Our strength in many ways lies in that diversity. We need distinctive and different voices but they cannot come at any price. Common to all at the BBC have to be standards of decency and respect. I cannot condone what has happened on this occasion. A member of staff – who is a completely innocent party – took himself to Accident and Emergency after a physical altercation accompanied by sustained and prolonged verbal abuse of an extreme nature. For me a line has been crossed. There cannot be one rule for one and one rule for another dictated by either rank, or public relations and commercial considerations.

"Second – This has obviously been difficult for everyone involved but in particular for Oisin. I want to make clear that no blame attaches to him for this incident. He has behaved with huge integrity throughout. As a senior producer at the BBC he will continue to have an important role within the organisation in the future.

"Third – Obviously none of us wanted to find ourselves in this position. This decision should in no way detract from the extraordinary contribution that Jeremy Clarkson has made to the BBC. I have always personally been a great fan of his work and Top Gear. Jeremy is a huge talent. He may be leaving the BBC but I am sure he will continue to entertain, challenge and amuse audiences for many years to come," he said.

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