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Inquiry into News Journalism in Wales

Response to the consultation

Evidence submitted in response to this Consultation

Purpose of the consultation

The Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee are looking into News Journalism in Wales. This includes views from all mediums of news provision which fall under the Committee’s remit.

We would like to hear what you have to say. To direct your response, the terms of reference to the consultation are:

  • Innovative models to support news journalism in Wales, including:
    • Existing models of news provision, both within Wales and internationally, that could be further emulated;
    • Innovative business models in other fields that could be applied to news journalism in Wales.
  • The provision of news journalism in Wales, including on:
    • Local and regional newspapers;
    • News websites;
    • Hyperlocal news providers;
    • Local television.
  • Welsh Government support for local news journalism.


Providing written evidence

The National Assembly for Wales has two official languages, Welsh and English.

In line with the Assembly’s current Official Languages Scheme, the Committee requests that documents or written responses to consultations intended for publication or use in National Assembly proceedings are submitted bilingually.

When documents or written responses are not submitted bilingually, we will publish in the language submitted, stating that it has been received in that language only.

We expect other organisations to implement their own standards or schemes and to comply with their statutory obligations.

Submissions should be no longer than five sides of A4, with numbered paragraphs, and should focus on matters set out above.  Please see guidance for those providing evidence for committees.

Disclosure of information

Please ensure that you have considered the Assembly’s policy on disclosure of information before submitting information to the Committee.

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Contact details

Should you wish to speak to someone regarding this consultation, please use the below contact details:

Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee
National Assembly for Wales
Pierhead Street
CF99 1NA

Telephone: 0300 200 6565



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