Culture, Media & Sport

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

January 2017 – Press Freedom & Section 40

Thank you for contacting me about the commencement of Section 40 of the Crime and Courts Act 2013. As you may be aware, Section 40 of […]

January 2017 – “Make the Air Fair” Campaign

Thank you for your recent email regarding the auctioning of spectrum. Ofcom is responsible for the health of the UK mobile market, in line with its […]

December 2016 – 21st Century Fox bid for Sky

Thank you for contacting me about 21st Century Fox’s proposed purchase of Sky. As you are probably aware, Sky has stated that it received an approach […]

December 2016 – Fixed Odds Betting Terminals

Thank you for your recent email about fixed-odds betting terminals and gambling advertising. I am assured that the Government understands the public concerns around fixed odds betting […]

October 2016 – Leveson Inquiry and Press Regulators

Thank you for contacting me about the freedom of the press and the Leveson Inquiry. Free speech underpins our democracy and the Government has always been […]

August 2016 – Subtitles & Audio Description on Digital Services

Thank you for contacting me about people requiring subtitles and audio-description on digital services. I appreciate your comments on this important issue. The UK is a […]

April 2016 – Leveson Inquiry/Part Two

Thank you for contacting me about the Leveson inquiry. The Government is committed to supporting a strong, independent and effective self-regulatory system for the press that […]

March 2016 – BBC Consultation and Charter Review

In response to an email campaign in support of the BBC consultation:   Thank you for contacting me about the review of the BBC’s Charter. I […]