The 1980s BBC comedy Yes Minister, about an apparently clueless government minister and the advisers surrounding him, is one of the popular shows that’s been pulled from video-sharing site Bilibili. Photo: Handout

TV fans angry after foreign shows suddenly pulled from popular Chinese video-sharing sites

Website Bilibili says British hits such as Yes Minister and The IT Crowd were removed due to copyright issues, but viewers believe it has more to do with Beijing’s campaign to ‘clean up’ the internet

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The 1980s BBC comedy Yes Minister, about an apparently clueless government minister and the advisers surrounding him, is one of the popular shows that’s been pulled from video-sharing site Bilibili. Photo: Handout
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