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Published on: October 12, 2023
Influence on Policy
Date: October 2022
Submission by Professor Justin Lewis on whether current models of funding for public service broadcasting in Wales is sustainable to ensure the future of a successful and dynamic broadcasting industry in Wales and privatising Channel 4.
Date: September 2022
Media Cymru’s response to the current health of the sector’s workforce, including the impacts of the pandemic, Brexit and cost of living crisis, workers leaving the sector, and subsequent impact.
Cardiff Council Economy and Culture Scrutiny Committee Inquiry: Shaping Cardiff’s Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery
Date: January 2023
In the first Inquiry report from Cardiff Council’s Economy and Culture Scrutiny Committee, the following recommendations were put forward: more effective use of planning functions to support creative sector development and grow its economic and social impact; Need for better, more linked-up transport infrastructure across the region to unlock 24-hour growth and activation.
Date: 9 March 2023
A 3-part report was developed and presented to the Expert Panel on the Devolution of Broadcasting established by the Welsh Government providing 2 recommendations.
Presentation at the Inter-Parliamentary Research and Information Network (IPRIN) conference
Date: 21 July 2023
As defined in this report, the Welsh Government should declare public interest journalism as a public service and establish a Wales Media Institute.