UKTV says its consolidated share of commercial viewership is expected to reach an all-time high of 9.87% in 2016.
UKTV has extended its contract with Ericsson. The multi-year contract covers broadcast channels and media management for on demand services.
More than ten thousand hours of content from UKTV has been added to Virgin Media’s TiVo platform. The multichannel broadcaster has updated its app that features catchup and boxed sets.
UKTV is revamping its on demand product, UKTV Play. The new look service is also being rolled out on PCs for the first time.
The multichannel broadcaster UKTV has appointed Simon Michaelides as its chief commercial offer (CCO), to head up a newly expanded team.
The government could force the BBC to sell off its stake in the commercial network UKTV.
UKTV has recorded record revenues of £319 million.
UKTV is to deploy a new broadcast management system at its Hammersmith headquarters.
UKTV has secured a sixth Freeview slot, in the process taking its channel Home free-to-air on the DTT platform.
UKTV will tonight relaunch its flagship entertainment channel Watch as W.