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Local Newspapers — [Mrs. Janet Dean in the Chair]

Part of the debate – in Westminster Hall at 3:49 pm on 13th January 2010.

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Photo of Andrew Turner Andrew Turner Conservative, Isle of Wight 3:49 pm, 13th January 2010

One point has not been raised. It is argued that we should keep profits locally, rather than nationally-across the width of the country-but it troubles me that more and more newspapers are being bought up nationally rather than by local people, yet it is the local people who should benefit most.