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Ofcom: the last PSB debate?

ofcom-cover Date: 29 May, 2008

The Ofcom review of Public Service Broadcasting closes its public consultation phase on June 19th. Join us on June 3rd for a last chance to hear from Ofcom and put your views to them direct. Senior Ofcom partner Stewart Purvis will be on a panel with Patrick Barwise, Emeritus Professor of Management & Marketing from the London Business School. The event will be chaired by Professor Ivor Gaber, VLV Board Member and Emeritus Professor of Broadcast Journalism at Goldsmiths.

The VLV (Voice of the Listener and Viewer) have teamed up with Polis, the media think-tank at the London School of Economics to provide this forum. Please email us at for further information and to reserve a place as seats are limited. A reception will follow afterwards.

Event details

Date, time: Tuesday 3 June 2008, 6.45 - 8.00pm

Venue: Shaw Library, Level 6, Old Building, London School of Economics, 20 Kingsway, London WC2A 2AZ. Maps and directions to LSE.

Relevant links

  • Ofcom: Review of Public Service Broadcasting
  • PSB Review: Interactive Executive Summary
  • Voice of the Listener & Viewer

Image Source: Ofcom PSB Review blog

Keywords: Ofcom, Public Service Broadcasting