Francis Shennan: On the issue of taking risks in pursuit of a story

TOMORROW, the BBC is scheduled to screen a Panorama report by John Sweeney, on North Korea.

It was made by the BBC team going undercover on a trip by students from the London School of Economics.

It has angered the LSE and its students’ union. No doubt North Korea too.

And this is the second time within almost as many weeks when taking risks in pursuit of a story has been an issue.

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