Ed takes part in debate on the BBC Charter

During today’s House of Commons debate on the BBC Charter, Ed Vaizey, MP for Wantage and former Minister for Culture and Creative Industries, took the opportunity to contribute his thoughts on the new charter. During his speech he covered the technological challenges facing the BBC, the future of BBC radio, the appointment of the BBC Board, regulation by Ofcom, and the BBCs efforts to improve the diversity of its workforce.

You can read the text of Ed’s speech here, and watch the video of his speech here.