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Broadcasting: Scots Gaelic Language

Question for Department for Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 907926, tabled on 12 December 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what steps her Department is taking to support the future of Gaelic broadcasting.

Answered on

15 December 2016

We reconginse MG Alba's contribution to Gaelic language broadcasting.

We have enshrined, for the first time, a new commitment for the BBC in the Framework Agreement to continue their partnership with MG Alba for the next 11 years, continuing to deliver output in Gaelic.

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