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Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 23 February 1999.


MINUTES OF EVIDENCE

TAKEN BEFORE THE FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE

TUESDAY 23 FEBRUARY 1999

Members present:

Mr Donald Anderson, in the Chair

Sir Peter Emery
Mr Norman A Godman
Mr David Heath
Mr Eric Illsley
Mr Andrew Mackinlay
Mr Ted Rowlands
Sir John Stanley
Mr David Wilshire
Mr Shaun Woodward

CONTENTS

Memorandum submitted by BBC World Service

Examination of Witnesses

MR MARK BYFORD, Chief Executive, MS CAROLINE THOMSON, Deputy Chief Executive and MR ANDREW HIND, Finance and Commercial Director, BBC World Service, were examined.

1 - 19

20 - 39

40 - 59

60 - 79

80 - 100

Supplementary Memorandum submitted by the BBC World Service

Memorandum submitted by the British Council

ANNEX A

ANNEX B

ANNEX C

Examination of Witnesses

BARONESS KENNEDY OF THE SHAWS, QC, a Member of the House of Lords, attending by leave of that House, Chair, MR TOM BUCHANAN, CBE, Acting Director-General, and MR EDMUND MARSDEN, Assistant Director-General, The British Council, were examined.

Question Number:

101 - 119

120 - 139

140 - 159

160 - 173

Supplementary Memorandum submitted by the British Council





 
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