Future of the BBC - Culture, Media and Sport Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the Committee's inquiry page at www.parliament.uk/cmscom.

Tuesday 14 January 2014  Question number
David Elstein, Chairman, openDemocracy.net and the Broadcasting Policy Group, Claire Enders, founder, Enders Analysis Ltd, and Steve Hewlett, Guardian columnist and presenter, BBC Radio 4 "The Media Show" Q 1-74

Tuesday 11 February 2014
Gavyn Davies OBE, Chairman of the BBC Board of Governors—2001-04, and Greg Dyke, Director-General of the BBC—2000-04 Q 75-121
Lord Birt, former Director-General of the BBC—1992-2000, and Lord Grade of Yarmouth, former Chairman of the BBC Board of Governors—2004-06 Q122-151

Tuesday 25 February 2014
Travis Baxter, Director of Content and External Affairs, Bauer Radio, Will Harding, Group Director of Strategy, Global Radio, and Kip Meek, Board Member, RadioCentre Q 152-189
Ian Murray, President of the Society of Editors and Editor of the Southern Daily Echo, Adrian Jeakings, CEO Archant, and Newspaper Society President, and Geraldine Allinson, Chairman, KM Group Q 190-228

Tuesday 1 April 2014
Professor Steven Barnett, Professor of Communications, University of Westminster, Professor Patrick Barwise, Emeritus Professor of Management and Marketing, London Business School, Professor Charlie Beckett, Department for Media and Communications, LSE, and Lis Howell, Deputy Head of Journalism, City University Q 229-278

Tuesday 8 April 2014
Lord Burns GCB, former independent adviser to the Secretary of State on the BBC, 2006 Charter Review, Philip Graf CBE, former Deputy Chairman, Ofcom (between 2006-11), and Richard Hooper CBE, founding Deputy Chairman, Ofcom (between 2002-05) Q 279-311
Dan Brooke, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer, Channel 4, and Magnus Brooke, Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, ITV plc Q 312-347

Tuesday 17 June 2014
Adam Minns, Executive Director, Commercial Broadcasters Association (COBA), and David Wheeldon, Director of Public Policy and Public Affairs, BSkyB Q 348-397
Greg Childs, Director, Children's Media Foundation, Phil Critchlow, Chair, Radio Independents Group, Cat Lewis, founder, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director, Nine Lives Media, and John McVay, Chief Executive, Producers Alliance for Cinema and Television Q 398-421

Tuesday 24 June 2014
Lenny Henry CBE, Actor, Writer and Comedian, Marcus Ryder, Head of Current Affairs, BBC Scotland and Patrick Younge, Founder and Director, WeCreate Associates Ltd and former Chief Creative Officer, BBC Television Production Q 422-460
John Archer, Owner, Hopscotch Films, Ian Jones, Chief Executive, S4C, and Richard Williams, Chief Executive Officer, Northern Ireland Screen Q 461-471
Gerry Morrissey, General Secretary, BECTU, Christine Payne, General Secretary, Equity, Michelle Stanistreet, General Secretary, NUJ, and President, Federation of Entertainment Unions, and John F Smith, General Secretary, Musicians' Union Q472-493

Wednesday 2 July 2014
Ed Richards, Chief Executive, Ofcom Q 494-524
Sir Amyas Morse KCB, Comptroller and Auditor General, National Audit Office Q 525-536

Tuesday 15 July 2014
Dame Tessa Jowell DBE MP Q 537-560
Lord Hall of Birkenhead, Director General, Danny Cohen, Director of Television, James Purnell, Director of Strategy and Digital, and Dame Fiona Reynolds DBE, Senior Non-Executive Director, BBC Q 561-663

Tuesday 21 October 2014
Rona Fairhead CBE, Chairman, David Liddiment, Trustee, and Jon Zeff, Director, BBC Trust Q 664-748
Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport Q 749-800

previous page contents next page

© Parliamentary copyright 2015
Prepared 25 February 2015