Government Buildings, Dublin 2.
Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton at a media doorstep giving details of the establishment of a Commission on the Future of Irish Public Service Broadcasting.
Minister Bruton said the commission will consider ‘how to best deliver and fund public service broadcasting into the future’.
following the submission by RTÉ of its revised strategy to government, the Government is to provide an additional €10m funding to broadcasting with approximately €9m going to RTÉ to implement its new plan.
The funding will come from the Department of Social Protection, in respect of free TV licences and will be provided in the 2020 revised estimates.
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