United Kingdom

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Overview
Homes with televisions : 23 902 000
Number of televisions per 100 inhabitants: 52.1 in 1997
Number of television channels : 181
Standard Format : PAL.

Press

Title Type/City Language
Independent Daily English
The Daily Telegraph Daily / London English
The Guardian Daily / London English
Financial Times Economic daily English
The Times Daily English
The Observer Daily English
The Scotsman Daily / Edinburgh English

 

 

National networks and channels

Name Status Type of programming Signal transmission Language
ANGLIA TV Private General-interest Hertzian English
BBC-BRITISH BROAD. Corp. Public General-interest Hertzian, Cable, Satellite English
BBC 1 Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC 2 Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC Birmingham Public Non-specialized, Miscellaneous Hertzian English, Hindi, Urdu, Bengalese, Punjabi, Gujarati
BBC CHOICE Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC Manchester / BBC NORTH Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC NORTHERN IRELAND Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC SCOTLAND Public General-interest Hertzian English, Gaelic
BBC SOUTH-BRISTOL Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC SOUTH EAST Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC SOUTH WEST Public General-interest Hertzian English
BBC WALES Public General-interest Hertzian English, Welsh
Border TV Public General-interest, Information Hertzian English
Carlton Kids Private Animation, Fiction, Youth, Series, Comedy Hertzian English
CARLTON TV Private General-interest Hertzian, Cable English
Central Broad. Private General-interest Hertzian English
Channel 4 TV Public General-interest Hertzian English
Channel 5 ( UK) Private Youth, Entertainment, Information, Documentary, Sport Hertzian, Satellite English
CHANNEL TV Private General-interest Hertzian, Satellite English, French
Discovery Civilizations-UK Private Documentary, Culture, Art, History Hertzian, Satellite English
DISCOVERY SCI-TREK Private Documentary, Sciences Hertzian, Satellite English
Discovery Travel and Adventure Private Documentary, Travels Hertzian, Satellite, Cable English
Film Oven Private Cinema Hertzian, Satellite, Cable English
Fox Kids Europe Private Animation, Fiction, Youth, Comedy, Series, Comedy, Education, Music Hertzian, Satellite, Cable English
GMTV-GOOD MORNING TV Private General-interest, Sport Hertzian English
GRAMPIAN TV PEAK Public General-interest Hertzian English, Gaelic
GRANADA TV Private Cinema, Entertainment, Information, Documentary, Art Hertzian, Cable English
HTV GROUP Private General-interest Hertzian English
ITV NETWORK CENTER Public General-interest Hertzian, Cable English
ITV 2 Private Entertainment Hertzian, Cable English
London Weekend TV-LWT Public General-interest Hertzian, Cable English
Meridian Broad. LTD Public Cinema, Sport, Information, Documentary, Art Hertzian, Cable English
One Digital British Digital Broad. Private General-interest Hertzian English
S4C Public General-interest Hertzian, Satellite English, Welsh
SCOTTISH TV Public General-interest Hertzian English, Gaelic
The Nursery Channel Private Animation, Youth Hertzian English
Tyne Tees TV Private General-interest Hertzian English
Ulster TV Private General-interest Hertzian English, Irish
WESTCOUNTRY TV LTD Private Cinema, Fiction, Information Hertzian English
Yorkshire TV Private Fiction, Youth, Sports, Documentary, Information Hertzian English

 

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