What’s Next For UK Culture Policy?

“Across the media industry the verdict on UK Culture Secretary Tessa Jowell’s tenure is mixed, but broadly positive, and on a personal level she was well liked.” But how will things go for her successor? The public service broadcasting construct that has served Britain so well for 50 years is rapidly breaking down, and it could well be on James Purnell’s watch that the significant decisions about its future have to be taken.