The Work of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport

One-off oral evidence session on Wednesday 18 December 2013

The Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee held a one-off evidence session on Wednesday 18 December 2013, with Rt Hon Maria Miller MP, Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, to discuss the work of the Department.

The Committee will took further evidence from Sue Owen, Permanent Secretary, Department for Culture, Media and Sport on the Deparmtne's Annual Report and Accounts 2012-13 and its mid-year report. This is complementary to the Committee's evidence session with the Secretary of State in December on the policy of the Department.

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