A colour television licence
currently costs pounds 104 and can be bought at any post office.
For those pensioners whose only income is a state pension, not having to pay PS150.50 annually for a television licence
is a big saving.
A television licence
is needed for watching and recording live television and, since September 2016, for watching or downloading BBC programmes on iPlayer.
"For that reason, and in order to diminish the current level of evasion in paying the television licence
, the sooner we can make the transition the better.
PUBS face a hefty penalty if they try to screen a major sporting event without a television licence
MORE than 2,430 people were caught without a television licence
in Coventry during the first ten months of this year.
"Duna" is the Hungarian name for the Danube.Duna TV was funded by a television licence
paid for by owners of television sets up until July 2002, when the government took over payment of all television licences
officers have caught more than 6,500 people without licences in Liverpool this year.
"Downloading programmes or clips from websites or streaming does not and will not require a television licence
," the spokesman said
Post Office Ltd insist the closures are needed because of falling customer numbers and the increasing use of the internet to access services like television licence
and car tax renewal.
Both the Finnish and Norwegian public broadcasting companies have reportedly proposed an increase in the television licence