Broadcast Bulletin Issue number 198 23/01/12
Press TV Limited, Exposure: Gaddafi and the IRA, Provision of recordings, Bluebird Live, Bluebird 40+, Superior Interiors with Kelly Hoppen, Nokia Lumia channel sponsorship of Channel 5, 5* and 5 USA, Sponsorship of Laugh Laugh, The Xtra Factor, The X Factor, The X Factor Results, This Morning, Ricky Gervais: Science, Advertising minutage, Complaint by Mrs Jennifer Johnstone , Complaint by Mrs Yan Polcwiartek, Complaint by Mr Warren Skyers, Complaint by Mr Mark Lyons.
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a) Ofcoms Broadcasting Code (the Code) the most recent version of which took effect on 28 February 2011 and covers all programmes broadcast on or after 28 February 2011.
Note: Programmes broadcast prior to 28 February 2011 are covered by the version of the Code that was in force at the date of broadcast.
b) Programmes broadcast prior to 16 December 2009 are covered by the 2005 Code which came into effect on 25 July 2005 (with the exception of Rule 10.17 which came into effect on 1 July 2005).
d) Other codes and requirements that may also apply to broadcasters, depending on their circumstances. These include the Code on Television Access Services (which sets out how much subtitling, signing and audio description relevant licensees must provide), the Code on Electronic Programme Guides, the Code on Listed Events, and the Cross Promotion Code.