News

15th November 2018

VLV has made a submission to the BBC in response to its Editorial Guidelines consultation which closed on 12 November. While we welcome the ambition of the Editorial Guidelines we do not believe they are a useful tool for producers in their everyday work.
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7th November 2018

Tim Davie CBE, Chief Executive Officer of BBC Studios and Director, BBC Global, and Ian Katz, Director of Programmes at Channel 4, will speak at the VLV Autumn Conference.
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24th 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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19th October 2018

VLV responded today to the DCMS announcement on the Contestable Fund. Colin Browne, Chairman of the VLV, said ‘While we support the Government’s ambition to...
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10th October 2018

VLV has made a submission in response to Ofcom’s Review of Rules for Prominence of Public Service Broadcasters (PSBs) and Local TV.
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26th June 2018

We can watch the World Cup and other sporting events like Wimbledon free on BBC and ITV because of how our TV system works but this situation is under threat.
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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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1st May 2018

The VLV Broadcasting Awards for 2017 were presented to winners at the Spring Conference on 19th April 2018 in London
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26th March 2018

VLV has responded to Ofcom's call for comments on the terms of reference for its first thematic review of the BBC. It has ignored radio output in the proposed review and narrowly focused on representation and portrayal rather than the whole of Purpose 4
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2nd March 2018

VLV has announced the nominations for its Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting 2017
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