ABC says 75% of complaints about Prince Philip coverage related to interruption of TV drama Vera

ABC says 75% of complaints about Prince Philip coverage related to interruption of TV drama Vera

The Guardian

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Australia’s national broadcaster received 435 complaints and fans flooded social media to demand switch back to regular programming

The ABC received over 400 complaints over its coverage of Prince Philip’s death after the breaking news on Friday night interrupted an episode of the much-loved TV show Vera.

The national broadcaster said in a statement that the ABC has received “a relatively low 435 complaints about its overall coverage, more than three-quarters of which relate to the interruption of Vera”.

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