asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is now in a position to announce the membership of the Peacock committee reviewing the finances of the British Broadcasting Corporation.
I am pleased to announce that the following have accepted my invitation to serve as members of the committee on financing the BBC under the chairmanship of Professor Peacock:
- Mr. Samuel Brittan
- Miss Judith Chalmers
- Mr. Jeremy Hardie
- Professor Alastair Hetherington
- Lord Quinton
- Sir Peter Reynolds