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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th May 1965.

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Photo of Mr William Shepherd Mr William Shepherd , Cheadle 12:00 am, 13th May 1965

I went to see the Director-General as a result of complaints which I had received from constituents. It is not entirely improper that I should give an extract—although I am not relating the exact words used—of our conversation, because it illustrates the problem which faces the Committee. After we had discussed the matter for some time the Director-General asked, "What was wrong with last week's programme?" [Interruption.]