HC Deb 16 March 1970 vol 798 c7W
28. Mr. Stratton Mills

asked the Minister of Posts and Telecommunications if he will initiate a further study of the effect of television coverage in encouraging violence, with particular reference to sporting events.

Mr. Stonehouse

The Television Research Committee, set up by a former Home Secretary and financed by a grant from the I.T.A., has already commissioned a number of research projects on the relationship between the mass media and behaviour.