HC Deb 01 February 1999 vol 324 c452W
12. Mr. Baker

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport if he will make a statement on Government plans for Channel 4. [66771]

Janet Anderson

Channel Four is a central element in the Government's vision for the broadcasting industry in the digital future. I expect it to continue to provide a vital role in providing distinctive and innovative public service programming of high quality.