Department for Culture, Media and Sport

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Department for Culture, Media and Sport

A department of the British government responsible for internet and media regulation in the United Kingdom and for the promotion of the arts, sports, and creative economic sectors in England alone. It was established in 1992 as the Department of National Heritage and took its current name in 1997.
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The Department of Culture, Media and Sport has held public consultations on whether to list the building.
But a spokesman for the department of culture, media and sport said: ``This was always intended to be a long term programme and it is well within schedule.
Former Labour Minister Gerald Kaufman, the committee chairman, said: 'The Department of Culture, Media and Sport and Sport England both have important lessons to learn from the mess described in this report.
It called for a new position of Events Minister to be created within the Department of Culture, Media and Sports to prevent any future fiascos.
Responsibility for drinking laws has been switched from the Home Office to the Department of Culture, Media and Sport under former health minister Tessa Jowell.
government's Department of Culture, Media and Sport to overhaul that country's gambling laws and pave the way for a fully regulated and licensed environment for all forms of Internet gaming.
He wants to abolish the Department of Culture, Media and Sport as part of a massive Whitehall shake-up.
A Department of Culture, Media and Sport report published in July indicated specific projects could achieve significant reductions in crime.
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