17th January 2017

The Cross Party Group on Culture on 17 January 2017 was held at the Scottish Parliament between 5:30 to 8pm. The theme for the meeting was BBC Charter Renewal and Quality Drama Production and the session ran as follows.

  • 5.30pm-6pm Social Discussion
  • 6pm-6.10pm Introduction to session from Joan McAlpine MSP
  • 6.10pm-6.45pm Panel Discussion, featuring:
    • Andrea Calderwood, Producer, Potboiler Productions
    • Professor John Cook, Professor of Media, Glasgow Caledonian University
    • Bruce Malcolm, Head of Service Development, BBC Scotland
    • Chris Young, Producer, Young Films
  • 6.45pm-8pm Group Discussion