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Part of Backbench Business – in Westminster Hall at 11:00 am on 19th July 2016.

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Photo of Justin Tomlinson Justin Tomlinson Conservative, North Swindon 11:00 am, 19th July 2016

On that specific point, we should pay tribute to Channel 4’s commitment to showing more than 700 hours of coverage of the Paralympic games. More than 75% of its presenters will have a disability and will have been trained and they are the best in their profession, which will encourage and entice other media outlets to join Channel 4 in creating more opportunities for disabled people.