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  1. Danes Are Going 'The Extra Mile'; Sky To Hike Prices In June: Global BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Deadline

    Studio Glam's The Extra Mile is enjoying strong ratings on Denmark's Kanal 5. The show that sets challenges to divorced couples in hope of winning prize money for their children had a launch that was 40% above the channel average and has grown steadily. The recent Episode 4 was the most-watched show of the day.


  2. Viacom appoints first CMO to oversee rebranding of Channel 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Drum

    Kerry Taylor has been named the first chief marketing officer at Viacom International Media Networks , ahead of a creative rebranding of Channel 5 in the coming year. Taylor has managed the network's MTV brand in the UK for the past eight years, commissioning programmes such as Geordie Shore and Ex on the Beach which have driven double digit growth in average audience amongst 16-34s.


  3. Sky's Family bundle customers bear cost of firm's A 4.2billion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Sky's Family bundle customers bear cost of firm's A 4.2billion purchase of Premier League football rights after firm put up prices by 9% Families are to foot the bill for Sky's decision to pay A 4.2billion for Premier League football rights after the firm sneaked out an inflation-busting price rise on Budget Day. The firm is putting up the price of its Family bundle of channels by nine per cent or A 3 a month to A 36, or A 432 a year.


  4. Sky customers will see their bills go up for Premier League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | SFGate

    Sky is increasing the price of its TV subscriptions. The network is going to raise average customer fees by more than A 2.50 a month, the Financial Times reports .


  5. Market Report: Zegona's warning to laggard telecoms and TV firms as it floats on AIMRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | This Is London

    A woman selling baby clothes on the internet lured an expectant mother to her house before stabbing her and "removing" her baby, it is alleged. Two teenage boys were forced to fight and perform sex acts on each other by a man during a "distressing" incident in south London, police said.


  6. DNA Signs Award-Winning British Director Robert HalesRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | AdLand the commercial archive

    UK born and raised, Hales began his creative career as an art director for London design companies and publishing houses, transitioning into music videos after becoming the art director for Nine Inch Nails . He then went on to direct award-winning music videos for Switchfoot, Jet , Gnarls Barkley, Justin Timberlake , Tinie Tempah , Miley Cyrus , and the Red Hot Chili Peppers , winning a Gospel Music Award, Communication Arts Design Awards, MTV VMAs, One Show Design Awards, Broadcast Design Association Awards, Tellys, a UK Music Video Award, a Virgin Media Music Award, and an MTV O Award.


  7. A Video Format That Lets You Laye...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | MediaPost

    One picture might be worth a thousands words. One video imbedded with other information might be worth a lot more than that.


  8. Uk TV Veterans Form Indie Media Outfit Sugar Films To "Redefine Diversity"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Deadline

    UK TV execs Pat Younge , Narinder Minhas and Lucy Pilkington are launching Sugar Films , a London- and Cardiff-based TV production and digital media indie. The focus will be on integrating television content, digital production and creative solutions to create "bold, diverse and provocative content."


  9. Fortescue in race against time after botched bond offeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Fortescue Metals Group is facing a race against time to refinance part of its $US8.8 billion debt pile after it was forced to pull a $US2.5 billion bond issue on Tuesday. With analysts forecasting the company's capacity to raise affordable secured debt may run out as soon as June, the ore miner could face under pressure to push back the time its debts fall due and keep the growing band of short sellers at bay.


  10. Standard & Poor's to assess impact of European telecom mergers at TMT M&a Forum in LondonRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | PRWeb

    Standard & Poor's Ratings Service, the world's leading provider of independent credit risk research and benchmarks, will make the opening keynote speech at TMT M&A Forum 2015 in London on March 19, addressing the impact of mergers and acquisitions in telecoms, media and technology sectors across Europe. Standard & Poor's Ratings Service, the world's leading provider of independent credit risk research and benchmarks, will make the opening keynote speech at TMT M&A Forum 2015 in London on March 19, addressing the impact of mergers and acquisitions in telecoms, media and technology sectors across Europe.


  11. Isle of Wight Festival: Win a VIP package and chance to announce the next headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Isle of Wight County Press

    ISLE of Wight Festival bosses are giving fans the chance to win a VIP package, a stay in London and to announce the Saturday night headliners on Absolute Radio. Winners of the competition will land a stay in a London Hotel on Thursday, March 26, before being taken to the Absolute Radio studio the next morning, to reveal the Isle of Wight Festival act, live on-air at 8am.


  12. Jack Savoretti 'The Other Side Of Love' feat. Rafe SpallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Music-News.com

    ... stunning new single on April 13th on BMG Chrysalis. 'The Other Side Of Love' follows the Radio 2 A-listed and Absolute Radio playlisted single 'Home' and is co-written and co-produced with Samuel Dixon (Adele). The track, which swoons through ...


  13. Acclaimed Tyrone author reveals secrets of inspiration on Belfast TVRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Midulster Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Best-selling crime fiction writer Anthony Quinn discusses his influences and sources of inspiration on Belfast TV station NVTV tonight .


  14. Three UK commissioned this giant Spanish flag made up of over 600 parasols on Bournemouth beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Bournemouth Echo

    Constructed from over 600 parasols, the giant flag was commissioned by Three UK earlier this year to announce the news that its customers could use their phone abroad at no extra cost in Spain. The creature, which bore an uncanny resemblance to Richard Branson, was erected on the shore at Bournemouth beach last year as part of a Virgin Media advertising film.


  15. Small Cap Movers: Portable hotel group Snoozebox soar on London borough dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Snoozebox was among Friday's top small cap shares as it revealed Ealing council wants to use the company's shipping container accommodation for social housing. The AIM quoted group, which counts George Soros and David Coulthard among its supporters, said it will help the London borough with an immediate housing solution.


  16. Virgin Media hits halfway point in East London expansion programmeRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    British cableco Virgin Media has reportedly reached the halfway mark in a project announced last year, under which it will extend its network to around 100,000 premises in East London.


  17. Digital know-how most important thing for students, says BransonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Computer Weekly

    Digital know-how is one of the most valuable things a student will take with them when leaving school, but pupils are not being consulted enough by the government on how such skills are taught, according to Richard Branson , who recently met with the Virgin Media Business Digital Youth Council. The council, which is made up of eight students, was selected by Virgin Media Business in November 2014 and aims to change the way technology is being used in the classroom.


  18. Eurobites: Roaming Charges Likely to Stay Until 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Light Reading

    Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Telekom Austria introduces LTE-based smart meters; former Virgin Media execs take AIM at turnarounds; Ericsson's small cells go Dutch. European member states have agreed to attempt to push back the removal of roaming charges within the EU to at least 2018, flying in the face of EU lawmakers, the European Parliament, who proposed removing the charges in 2016.


  19. Frank Skinner's son Buzz Cody is growing up with a southern accentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    Black Country comedian Frank Skinner has discovered the ultimate pitfall of living in London - son Buzz Cody is developing a southern accent! The West Bromwich-born star told listeners to his Absolute Radio show that it meant not being able to pass on his roots. "I felt the whole of Birmingham quake, and I thought, 'This is what happens when you bring up your kids down south'.


  20. BlackArrow Launches Advertising and Data Solutions for On-demand...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Ad Operations Online

    BlackArrow, a worldwide provider of TV advertising and data solutions, announced that it has deployed dynamic ad insertion capabilities for on-demand content that is delivered to internet connected devices such as tablets, smartphones and laptops. Time Warner Cable , which has already deployed BlackArrow's solutions for their linear over IP and traditional VOD platforms, is the first customer to deploy BlackArrow's solution for internet delivered on-demand content into the market.