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UK wants equal free broadcast of men’s & women’s sports

19.09.19 / Key events in women’s sport should be added to the Broadcasting Act 1996 list of the sporting events of national interest that must be available to free-to-air television, UK Culture secretary Nicky Morgan said on Wednesday.

“So where a men’s event is listed, the women’s equivalent would be too. This would be an important step in giving female sporting talent the coverage they deserve and putting men’s and women’s sport on an equal footing at last,” she added.

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