Rona Fairhead, the former head of the Financial Times Group, is to be the new chairwoman of the BBC Trust, the BBC’s media correspondent David Sillito has reported.
She replaces Lord Patten, who quit in May.
Ms Fairhead becomes the first woman to chair the BBC Trust.
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