COMMONS

BBC World Service Annual Review 2011-12

14 December 2012

This is a companion session to the evidence taken on 6 November from senior officials at the FCO on the FCO’s Annual Report 2011-12.

At this session, the Committee will be hearing from senior figures at the FCO’s two main sponsored bodies – the BBC World Service and the British Council - to discuss their performance over the past year and how they are providing services in a climate of financial austerity.

Witnesses

The meeting will take place on Tuesday 18 December in Committee Room 15 in the Palace of Westminster
 
(i) At 2.30 pm
  • Peter Horrocks, Director, BBC Global News
(ii) At 3.30 pm
  • Professor Pamela Gillies, Member, Board of Trustees, British Council
  • Martin Davidson, CMG, Chief Executive, British Council

Further Information

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