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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 10:31 am on 6th February 2020.

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Photo of Diana R. Johnson Diana R. Johnson Labour, Kingston upon Hull North 10:31 am, 6th February 2020

As a Yorkshire MP, the Minister will know the importance of the regional BBC—both local television and local radio—to our constituents and the role it serves in the community. I remember its public service announcement function during the 2007 flooding. What thought has been given to making that function clear in the consultation so that people fully understand what they get from paying their licence fee?