It’s a pity to lose Fleabag creator to Amazon | Brief letters

30 September 2019 04:42
Phoebe Waller-Bridge | Fairphone 3 | Supporting Huddersfield Town | Dinner v teaCongratulations to Phoebe Waller-Bridge on her well-deserved Emmy awards. It is just a pity she has decided to take her success to a minority channel, leaving the majority of her fans behind (Waller-Bridge has Amazon deal in the bag, 25 September). It’s that much more galling given that the public who supported her through the licence fee will have to shell out (if they can) to an organisation that doesn’t even pay its fair share of tax in the UK.Pete FosterDevizes, Wiltshire• Two cheers for featuring the Fairphone 3 in “Sam’s smart buys” (28 September). The third cheer would be for making it the introduction to the piece on mobile phones and not a postscript to it. The same would apply to all consumer features starting with the ethical or environmental option before turning to “bargains” which leave others to pick up the true costs.Dave HunterBristol Continue readingreadfullarticle

Source: TheGuardian