Recent Events

27th November 2018

VLV’s 2018 Autumn Conference featured some of the most high profile decision makers in UK television.
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23rd October 2018

Professor Beard delivered the annual Jocelyn Hay Lecture on 23rd October at the Geological Society. Her lecture, What happens to history on television?, covered a wide range of issues and celebrated the diversity of history programming currently on UK TV.
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23rd October 2018

Read the speech Professor Mary Beard DBE gave at the Jocelyn Hay Lecture 2018
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23rd October 2018

There was a great turn out to see Professor Mary Beard give this year's Jocelyn Hay Lecture on Wednesday 23rd October. Here are some photographic highlights of the event.
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19th June 2018

Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, met with VLV members in Parliament this week for a lively discussion on the future of public service broadcasting in the UK
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19th April 2018

Sir David Clementi, Chairman of the BBC, opened the VLV Spring Conference on April 19th. Sir David’s focus was on the BBC’s delivery of its mission by providing British content for a range of audiences. Concerned about maintaining BBC reach among younger
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29th November 2017

Sir Peter Bazalgette, Chairman of ITV, was the keynote speaker at our Autumn Conference and reflected on the value of public service broadcasting in the digital age.
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26th April 2017

The upcoming snap election, public trust in broadcasting, the World Service and BBC regulation were the issues which dominated the VLV conference on April 26th.
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23rd March 2017

Why Public Service Media matters more than ever in the age of Brexit, Trump, Facebook and Twitter.
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25th November 2016

VLV co-hosted an evening event with BBC Radio, the Media Society and the London Press Club where broadcaster Steve Hewlett discussed his career at the BBC Radio Theatre.
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