Former UKTV Commissioning Editor Julie Swanston and former Channel 4 Commissioning Editor Lucy Pilkington are to join the corporation’s commercial division, BBC Worldwide.
Earlier today a 12 foot sculpture of Jane Austin’s infamous Mr Darcy appeared from the depths of Hyde Park’s Serpentine Lake to mark the launch of UKTV’s new channel Drama.
UKTV is to launch its latest channel later today.
UKTV is to close its Blighty television channel ahead of the launch of the new scripted channel Drama.
The UK Premiere of the American version of Being Human comes to UKTV channel Watch tonight.
It’s the GOLD channel premiere of Absolutely Fabulous’ most recent outing with three specials which were produced in 2011 to mark two decades since the show launched on BBC One.
Bradley Wiggins tops the chart with research carried out by UKTV’s Dave channel with the top of the list being invited to perform at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival.
Homebase, one of the UK’s home enhancement retailer – or DIY Store as we used to call them – are to sponsor Channel 4’s Food on 4 strand across the main channel and More4, along with programming on UKTV channel Good Food from January 2013.
The new series of Red Dwarf will air on digital channel Dave this September according to actor Robert Llewellyn.
Jonathan Ross won’t be heading back to the network which made him a household name back in the late 1980s.