Response to the consultation
Evidence submitted in response to this Consultation
Purpose of the consultation
The Culture, Welsh Language and
Communications Committee held an inquiry into the future of
Committee looked at the following issues:
sufficient funding for the channel looks like. For example, who
should provide it, and how should it be calculated – should
it be linked to a formula? How should this be supplemented with
revenue raised by S4C?
S4C’s statutory remit should be. Is its current remit fit for
a contemporary broadcaster, and if not, how should it change? How
should it reflect the digital role of a modern
governance and accountability structures S4C should have in place.
For example, should responsibility for S4C be devolved to
S4C’s relationship with the BBC should look
visibility of S4C: covering issues such as S4C’s prominence
on the electronic programme guide and smart TVs.