Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Public Bodies

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 23rd November 2018.

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Photo of Kevin Brennan Kevin Brennan Shadow Minister (Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) (Arts and Heritage)

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, pursuant to the Answer of 15 November to Question 190379, what proportion of people on the boards of which (a) broadcasters and (b) galleries sponsored by his Department are (i) BAME and (ii) female.

Photo of Michael Ellis Michael Ellis The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

The proportion of women on the boards of broadcasters (S4C and the BBC) is 33% and 6% for BAME.

The fifteen (15) museums and galleries which DCMS sponsors (listed in the answer to PQ 193412) include the Tate, National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery that are specifically classed as ‘galleries’. The proportion of women on these boards is 37% and 8% for BAME.

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