Ofcom Mobile Sector Assessment Interactive Executive Summary

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Our comprehensive research in phase 1 showed the importance audiences place on the continued availability of high quality, original UK content that meets public purposes, from a range of providers. For now, linear television remains the main way of watching this content, but audiences are enthusiastically taking up the opportunities of digital media, especially younger audiences.

Comments

K Grant-Coker on 31 October 2008 at 8:49am

The problem is that in scotland one does not receive a good linear service nor does one receive a good digital service and the only way to obtain a full service is via an air service so this negates the need or requirement for a TV licence.

Martin Curry on 1 December 2008 at 8:41pm

As the Government and governments across the EU recognise the important part that sport plays in Free to Air public service broadcasting, Listed Sporting Events, as defined by DCMS should be explicitly listed as PSB.

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