Age Discrimination – John Mccririck Channel 4 Axing

Age Discrimination

It is very interesting to note the news that John McCririck is to sue Channel 4 for Age Discrimination. It is reported that he is saying that his contract for him to present racing has not been renewed because of his age. Whilst not being able to comment on the specifics of this case, it will be for Mr McCririck to prove that he was treated less favourably because of his age. Allegations of ageism are of course not uncommon in broadcasting circles and Miriam O’Reilly successfully sued the BBC following her sacking from the Countryfile programme. It will be fascinating to see Channel 4’s response…

The Telegraph News Article: Age Discrimination

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