180. Regulatory regime that applies to Channel 4 as a licensed public service channel.

The regulatory regime for every licensed public service channel1 (of which Channel 42 is one) includes a condition requiring the provider of the channel to fulfil the public service remit for that channel3. The public service remit for Channel 4 is the provision of a broad range of high quality and diverse programming which, in particular: (1) demonstrates innovation, experiment and creativity in the form and content of programmes; (2) appeals to the tastes and interests of a culturally diverse society; (3) makes a significant contribution to meeting the need for the licensed public service channels to include programmes of an educational nature and