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Privileges and Conduct - Motion to Agree

Part of the debate – in the House of Lords at 4:30 pm on 30th April 2019.

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Photo of Baroness Deech Baroness Deech Crossbench 4:30 pm, 30th April 2019

The point I actually made was about the difficulty of defining acting on your personal honour. I also remind the noble Baroness, who once had a very senior position at the BBC, that even the BBC, one of our most independent and proud organisations, known around the world almost as much as this House, had a very incestuous complaints-handling scheme. In the end it was handed over to Ofcom, because that is the way things are going. Even the BBC had to accept that.