344. Ofcom's code of guidance as to the televising of live events.

Ofcom1 must draw up, and may from time to time revise, a code giving guidance2:

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    (1)     as to the matters which it will take into account in determining whether to give or to revoke its consent3 as to the televising of live events4; and

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    (2)     as to the matters which it will take into account in determining5 whether in all the circumstances it is unreasonable to expect a television programme provider6 to comply with the restrictions7 as to televising live events8.

In exercising its powers under Part IV of the Broadcasting Act 19969 (which provides for listed events)10, Ofcom must