Culture Media and Sport
David Morris (Morecambe and Lunesdale, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport what representations he has received on the inclusion of additional (a) golf and (b) cricket events on the list of sporting events that must be shown on terrestrial television.
Edward Vaizey (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Culture, Communications and Creative Industries), Business, Innovation and Skills; Wantage, Conservative)
The Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport, my right hon. Friend Mr Hunt, has received fewer than 20 representations concerning the availability of free-to-air television coverage of national sport fixtures. However, the Department does not record a breakdown of this correspondence by individual sport.