UK Pressure Groups:MediaWatch-uk.<br />By Chelsea-Ann Cook<br />
What is the MediaWatch-uk?<br />MediaWatch-uk is also known as National Viewers and Listeners Association, is a pressure g...
What are the aims of the MediaWatch-uk?<br />Helping to create good media values<br />Helping viewers and listeners to mak...
Who is the target audience of the pressure group?<br />The target audience for the MediaWatch-uk is all people who work in...
What are your strategies for your campaign?<br />Some of the things they do is protests<br />Radio and television broadcas...
What is the success of the campaign?<br />Having achieved effective legislation in 1978 which made all child pornography i...
Any extra information.<br />The organisation was founded in 1965 by Mary Whitehouse (1910-2001) <br />
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  1. 1. UK Pressure Groups:MediaWatch-uk.<br />By Chelsea-Ann Cook<br />
  2. 2. What is the MediaWatch-uk?<br />MediaWatch-uk is also known as National Viewers and Listeners Association, is a pressure group in the united kingdom, which campaigns against the publications and broadcasts of media content that viewers may find harmful and offensive, such as violence, sex, homosexuality and profanity. <br />
  3. 3. What are the aims of the MediaWatch-uk?<br />Helping to create good media values<br />Helping viewers and listeners to make their voices heard about programmes in the most effective way.<br />
  4. 4. Who is the target audience of the pressure group?<br />The target audience for the MediaWatch-uk is all people who work in the media industry. Also to people out side the media industry to encourage them to join the MediaWatch-uk pressure group.<br />
  5. 5. What are your strategies for your campaign?<br />Some of the things they do is protests<br />Radio and television broadcasts. <br />Posters put up in varies locations<br />Leaflets given out to people of the community. <br />
  6. 6. What is the success of the campaign?<br />Having achieved effective legislation in 1978 which made all child pornography illegal. <br />We apply pressure on the regulator, Ofcom, to ensure TV programmes don't break the rules and we publish regular reports on a variety od media issues. <br />We are regularly invited to take part in television and radio programmes and offer opinion to national, regional and local newspapers. <br />We lobby the Prime Minister and other senior government ministers.<br />we are pressing for an international agreement on programme standards and media content.<br />
  7. 7. Any extra information.<br />The organisation was founded in 1965 by Mary Whitehouse (1910-2001) <br />

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