Michael Grade attacks TV watchdog

Title
Michael Grade attacks TV watchdog
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
20 Jan 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:04:17
Description
Mark Phillips reports on Michael Grade’s (chief executive of Channel 4) stinging attack on the Broadcasting Standards Council at an awards ceremony in the City of London last night saying they are against freedom of expression and referring to a judgement against drama The Camomile Lawn. Includes clips from his speech; and reaction and comments on the concept of the 9 o’clock watershed from Colin Shaw, Director of the Council.
Contributors
Colin Shaw; Michael Grade; Mark Phillips
Keywords
Television; Censorship; Freedom of expression; Broadcasting; BSC; Television programmes; Channel 4; Broadcasting Standards Council; Independent regulatory commissions

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