News

21st November 2018

VLV has announced the final list of speakers for its Autumn Conference on 27 November 2018.
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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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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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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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