News

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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9th February 2018

VLV has made a submission to Ofcom's Annual Plan 2018/19 consultation highlighting its concerns about the lack of stakeholder engagement around BBC regulation and Ofcom's approach to spectrum policy
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6th February 2018

VLV urges Ofcom to consider new conditions in the commercial PSB's licences to ensure more programming for children is available on free to air television
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20th October 2017

Radio 4's Feedback today highlighted VLV concerns about future plans for audience engagement by the BBC and Ofcom under the new regulation and governance model of the BBC.
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