Dear Mr MacNamara,
Thank you for your email in response to recent newspaper articles around Hungry, a recently commissioned script from Dublin-based writer Hugh Travers. The script is in the development stage and is not currently planned to air.
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Finally, please be assured that your concerns around the proposed content have been noted for the information of our commissioning team.
Thank you again for taking the time to contact us.
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Your message :
Please in the name of human decency do not make a programme about the irish famine that is any way degrading obscene or disrespectful to the memory of the dead and the countless families torn asunder by famine. I expect more from your channel than this.