P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:50/04   HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC 1/7  COMMENTS, QUERIES AND CRITICISM The BBC receives many thousands of letters and phone calls every year and tries to answer them quickly and helpfully. It values this feedback, so if you have a comment, query or criticism about BBC programmes or policies, please write to: Viewer and Listener Correspondence BBC, 4th Floor Villier's House, The Broadway, Ealing, London W5 2PA Regional addresses on page 679 Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:50/04   HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC 2/7  HOW TO CONTACT CEEFAX Ceefax's postal address is: The Editor, Ceefax, Room 7013, TV Centre Wood Lane, London W12 7RJ. The address for electronic mail about Ceefax only is: ceefax @ nca.bbc.co.uk For electronic mail addresses of other parts of the BBC and other information, see the BBC's "home page" at: http://www.bbcnc.org.uk/ Regional addresses on page 679 Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:41/04   HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC 3/7  COMMENTS, QUERIES AND CRITICISM Or you can telephone our central Information Offices: For Television on 0181 743 8000 and Radio on 0171 580 4468 If you are deaf or hard-of-hearing you may wish to use our minicom - 0181 576 8988 Where possible, please give the programme title, transmission date and time. A daily summary of comments is seen by BBC senior management and programme-makers.  Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:51/04   HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC 4/7  SERIOUS PROGRAMME COMPLAINTS You may think a BBC broadcast has contained a specific and serious injustice or inaccuracy, or a serious breach of accepted standards. If so the Programme Complaints Unit will ensure your complaint is investigated thoroughly, promptly and impartially. Please write with brief details to: Fraser Steel Head of Programme Complaints BBC Broadcasting House London W1A 1AA Regional BBC contacts on page 679 Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:51/04   HOWTOCONTACT  THEBBC 6/7  SERIOUS PROGRAMME COMPLAINTS A regular complaints bulletin will be published and include an account of the work of the Programme Complaints Unit and the findings of the Complaints Appeals Committee. In a moment you can see details of how to contact the two statutory bodies looking at broadcasting standards - please stay on page 678 On page 679 you will be able to see details of how to contact regional BBC centres throughout the UK. More details in a moment Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:50/04  7/7  HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC  STATUTORY BODIES The Broadcasting Standards Council, 5-8 The Sanctuary London, SW1P 3JS (0171 233 0544) considers complaints about the portrayal of violence, of sex and matters of taste and decency on radio and television. The Broadcasting Complaints Commission PO Box 333, London SW1W 0BQ (0171 630 1966) takes complaints from those who feel they have been treated unfairly or that their privacy has been unjustifiably infringed by a radio or television programme.  Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks
P678 CEEFAX 678 Mon 25 Dec 23:51/05   HOW TO CONTACT  THE BBC 5/7  SERIOUS PROGRAMME COMPLAINTS The Programme Complaints Unit will reply within 10 working days of receipt of your letter, or will let you know if the investigation will take longer. People who are unsatisfied by their responses may ask for them to be considered by the Programme Complaints Appeals Committee of the Governors. The committee will consider certain categories of programme complaints which raise important issues in which public interest is involved. a More details in a moment Regional Contacts BBC1 BBC2 BBCLinks