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Broadcast Regulator Ofcom gives evidence to Disinformation and ‘fake news' inquiry

25 October 2018

The Committee continues its inquiry into Disinformation and 'fake news' with Ofcom Chief Executive Sharon White and Chair Lord Burns giving their response the DCMS Committee's interim report.

Witnesses

Wednesday 31 October 2018, Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster

At 2.30pm

  • Sharon White, Chief Executive, Ofcom
  • Lord Burns, Chair, Ofcom

Focus of the session

Along with disinformation and 'fake news' the session is also expected to focus on Ofcom's role as a broadcast regulator, the scope for broadening its regulatory role to cover social media or online content, and the current work and priorities for Ofcom.

Further information

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