Pay Television

Oral Answers to Questions — Wireless and Television – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 25th July 1968.

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Photo of Mr Paul Bryan Mr Paul Bryan , Howden 12:00 am, 25th July 1968

asked the Postmaster-General if he will make a statement on pay television.

Photo of Mr John Stonehouse Mr John Stonehouse , Wednesbury

I am not yet ready to make an announcement, but I hope to do so very shortly.

Photo of Mr Paul Bryan Mr Paul Bryan , Howden

Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that his predecessor had already made up his mind and we thought that we were to receive it at any moment.

Photo of Mr John Stonehouse Mr John Stonehouse , Wednesbury

I saw this on my desk as soon as I arrived in office and I have been giving it very careful consideration. There are several factors which I have to consider and I am hoping to reach my conclusions shortly.