Monday, 28 April 2008

Radio Today: Planet Rock sale update.

The future of Planet Rock remains uncertain for another month whilst interested parties continue to negotiate with owners GCap Media.

The deadline to shut or sell the digital-only station has been extended to May 30th, as Global Radio finalise their takeover plans.

It is still not clear if Planet Rock will be sold to a third party, or kept by new owners Global Radio.

Thursday, 17 April 2008

UKTV new launch new Channel.

Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan have signed up to front a new chatshow on a "new look" digital television channel that will start in the autumn.

The husband-and-wife duo will present the "high-octane, celebrity-filled" hour-long show each weekday for channel group UKTV.

UKTV has confirmed only that the primetime series will be on a "new look channel". Further details will be announced in the summer but it could either start a new channel or rebrand an existing one.

Thursday, 10 April 2008

Five Life is to be rebranded to Fiver on April 28th.

Five Life is to be rebranded to Fiver on April 28th.

Wednesday, 9 April 2008

4Music may launch in May.

The Hits is rumoured to be set to rename 4Music on the 5th of May.

On the Hits web site it says that 4Music is only The Hits until May 4th so it may happen.

Monday, 7 April 2008

Digital Spy: New Channel set to launch.

''Technix' has posted on DS Forums that Gay TV is coming soon to Ex-Telewest channel 485,