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Celebrity Big Brother

Volume 455: debated on Friday 26 January 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many complaints her Department has received about the allegations of racism on the Channel Four programme Celebrity Big Brother; and what representations she has received on this subject. (111101)

By 25 January, the Department had received 65 written complaints and a small number of telephone complaints.

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport when she last met Ofcom to discuss its complaints procedure. (111189)

Parliament charges Ofcom directly to establish procedures to handle and resolve complaints (under the observance of standards, under Section 325 of the Communications Act 2003).