News

20th July 2015

VLV Chairman Colin Browne has written to John Whittingdale, Secretary of State, after the announcement that the BBC should take on their funding and about the way this...
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16th July 2015

The VLV has responded to the announcement of the Green Paper by the Culture Secretary, John Whittingdale, today Thursday 16 July, in the House of Commons. Colin Browne,...
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6th July 2015

Free licences for the over 75s to be funded by the BBC:  VLV condemns lack of consultation The VLV has responded to the surprise announcement made by the Culture...
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1st July 2015

Move of BBC Three to an online-only channel deeply regretted by the VLV The Voice of the Listener and Viewer (VLV) deeply regrets the announcement yesterday, 30 June...
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30th June 2015

VLV's response to the DCMS Review of the Balance of Payments between Television Platforms and Public Service Broadcasters VLV agrees with the policy goal in the...
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2nd June 2015

Voice of the Listener & Viewer Awards for Excellence in Broadcasting 2014 Strictly Come Dancing, Downton Abbey, Springwatch, Countryfile, The News Quiz, Composer...
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28th May 2015

  Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Chris Bryant MP joins the speakers' list at the VLV Annual Spring Conference - What next for Public...
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26th May 2015

  What next for Public Service Broadcasting? VLV’s Spring Conference gives early opportunityto consider post-Election implications The Voice of the...
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30th April 2015

Dame Colette Bowe becomes President of the VLV VLV has announced that that Dame Colette Bowe DBE is to become its President, with immediate effect. Colin Browne, VLV...
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23rd April 2015

The Jocelyn Hay Voice of the Listener & Viewer Lecture 2015 Pinkoes and Traitors: The BBC and the nation 1974 - 1987 Colin Browne, Chairman of the VLV, has...
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