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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 Ben Bradshaw Ben Bradshaw Labour, Exeter 10:31 am, 6th February 2020

For the second time today, may I recommend that a Minister reads the most recent Select Committee report on this issue? Chaired by the Minister’s excellent colleague, Mr Whittingdale, the Committee considered the evidence in detail before the last licence fee review—I am sure the Minister likes evidence-based policy—and we found absolutely no grounds for doing this.