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Broadcasting: Finance

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 906663, tabled on 6 September 2018

What recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of the level of funding in relation to programming for the nations of the UK.

Answered on

6 September 2018

The government is committed to the future of minority language broadcasting.

The BBC Charter, agreed with government, sets out a clear commitment to Welsh and Gaelic language broadcasting.

The BBC must also support the creative economies of each nation and this hugely positive impact can be seen in the world class creative hubs of Glasgow and Cardiff

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