UK TV industry revenue to jump 7 per cent in 2010 first half
By New Statesman - 09 April 13:19

The UK's commercial television broadcasters such as ITV, Channel 4, Five and BSkyB will see rise in

RAB launches campaign promoting radio ads
By New Statesman - 09 April 13:16

Beginning this week, the Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB) is launching a nationwide ad campaign across

Sky TV in broadcast deal with Sanzar
By New Statesman - 08 April 16:13

Sky Television has entered into a five-year deal with Sanzar rugby unions to screen live rugby games

Scrabble Entertainment to broadcast IPL matches in 3D
By New Statesman - 08 April 15:58

Scrabble Entertainment has paid Rs.25m (approximately £368,733) for the rights to broadcast the fina

One in four UK households will own a 3D TV by 2014
By New Statesman - 08 April 15:44

Experts predict that one in four British households will own a 3D television in just four years, eve

Cazenove dies of septicaemia
By New Statesman - 08 April 15:34

Christopher Cazenove, best known for his role in Dynasty, lost his battle with septicaemia at the ag

Don't drop Radio 6, says Edith Bowman
By New Statesman - 08 April 15:23

Radio One DJ Edith Bowman has voiced concerns over plans to drop Radio 6 by the BBC to save money, r

BBC dominates Sony Awards journalism categories
By Press Gazette - 08 April 13:38

But LBC radio host Nick Ferrari puts in a strong showing for the commercial sector with five nominat

IFJ urges fresh US inquiry over journalist killings video
By Dominic Ponsford - 07 April 14:15

The International Federation of Journalists has urged President Obama to open a fresh investigation

Radio Times gets a makeover
By New Statesman - 07 April 13:41

BBC Magazines has revamped its weekly television and radio programme listings title.

BBC under fire on spending
By New Statesman - 07 April 13:30

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has said the BBC is not accountable with public money.

BBC election coverage will be impartial, says Mark Thompson
By New Statesman - 07 April 13:26

The BBC's director-general has said the Corporation will not fear or favour anyone in reporting the

Touch of Frost finale draws 8 million
By New Statesman - 07 April 13:21

The final episode of the ITV1 drama was watched by eight million people.

Today editor denies sexism
By New Statesman - 06 April 13:00

Ceri Thomas, who created a furore recently for his comments about female presenters, has said he was

Former newsreader blames BBC female bosses for age bias
By New Statesman - 06 April 12:49

Former TV newsreader Selina Scott has blamed female bosses at the BBC for age discrimination against

MPs call for OFT probe into council-run newspapers
By Oliver Luft - 06 April 12:36

The Office of Fair Trading should investigate the impact of town hall-funded freesheets on local new

Channel 4 to launch comedy roasts
By New Statesman - 06 April 11:54

Channel 4 will launch a series of comedy roasts tomorrow in which celebrity guests will endure a bar

Britain’s programmes expected to do well at MIPTV trade fair
By New Statesman - 06 April 11:40

Britain is expected to sell the maximum number of television programmes and formats at the MIPTV tra

SNP, Plaid Cymru to appeal against exclusion from BBC debate
By New Statesman - 06 April 11:36

The Scottish National Party (SNP) and the Plaid Cymru will appeal against the BBC's decision to excl

BBC to restart What The Papers Say on Radio 4
By New Statesman - 06 April 11:28

The BBC is restarting the satire What the Papers Say (WTPS) as part of its election series on Radio

BBC1 Science plans real-world documentary
By New Statesman - 06 April 11:24

Former BBC political editor Andrew Marr is going to make a documentary series called Megacities for

BBC slammed for handing prime time slot to Nick Griffin
By New Statesman - 05 April 17:20

The BBC has come under fire after guaranteeing a prime time interview slot to BNP leader Nick Griffi

BBC drops The Accidental American
By New Statesman - 05 April 15:54

The BBC has dropped a controversial drama, The Accidental American, that portrayed Tony Blair's rela

New series of Doctor Who draws 8 million viewers
By New Statesman - 05 April 15:52

The first episode of the new series of Doctor Who has attracted eight million viewers, according to

Attenborough makes Europe's first 3D TV programme
By New Statesman - 05 April 15:48

BBC broadcaster Sir David Attenborough will make a documentary, titled Flying Monsters 3D, on prehis

Premier League to challenge Ofcom
By New Statesman - 05 April 15:46

The English Premier League has reportedly instructed its lawyersto draw up a legal challenge to Ofco

LL Cool J accuses Fox News of recycling old interview
By New Statesman - 02 April 10:22

The rapper and NCIS actor LL Cool J has accused the Fox News channel of using his name to promote Re

BBC commissions documentary on Queen
By New Statesman - 02 April 10:16

The BBC has commissioned a three-part documentary series about the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee

BBC's 'meeting culture' slammed
By New Statesman - 02 April 10:13

The BBC's Chief Technology Officer (CTO), John Linwood, has slammed the "meeting culture" at the cor

Scrap CRR, says Ofcom
By New Statesman - 02 April 10:10

Media regulator Ofcom has called for the Contract Rights Renewal (CRR) to be abolished, following ma