Dowden: Channel 4 remaining public would be ‘act of self harm’
Culture secretary to lay out reasoning behind Channel 4 privatisation in speech to RTS Cambridge Convention
Channel 4 could be privatised ‘as soon as next year’
Options are said to include an outright sale, a partial offloading of the government's stake or a mutual ownership model
Oliver Dowden wants search for new Ofcom chair to begin again
Culture secretary wants the search to "start afresh"
UK government establishes panel to ‘help shape future of public service broadcasting’
Panel is tasked with providing independent expertise and advice as part of the government's strategic review of PSBs
UK government appoints commissioner for cultural recovery
Neil Mendoza has been tasked with advising the government on how film, theatre, galleries and entertainment venues can recover from coronavirus lockdown
Culture Secretary: Premier League could go free-to-air when season restarts
Oliver Dowden said he has had "productive talks" with governing bodies from across British sport on restarting following the coronavirus shutdown
Oliver Dowden succeeds Nicky Morgan as culture secretary
Previously described himself as "the MP for Albert Square"