Six children will watch their own births
Deal includes 8 x 30-minute series
Arrow and Century score science shows
C4 hands indie extended order
Focus on long-term sentences
Sends parents to school for C4
Little Gem to produce one-off doc
Oxford Scientific Films to produce
Twofour lands access to Northampton Hospital
Jack Bayles appointed commissioning editor
Plans to move away from ‘fusty’ look
True North is to explore the mysterious death of a man on Saddleworth Moor in a Channel 4 documentary.
Channel 4 is taking The Knowledge with London black cab drivers and watching the greatest kids movies, in two separate one-off docs.
Andrew Newman and Sacha Baron Cohen’s fledgling indie Spelthorne Community Television has picked up its debut commission – a comedy short for Channel 4.
Channel 4 has commissioned a daytime docu-soap from Ricochet examining the impact of Brexit on the Spanish property market.
Six pairs of amateur Lego fans will compete to build ambitious brick creations for a Channel 4 competition series.
Channel 4 is heading into the post-truth world with a season dedicated to fake news.
The number of young viewers that watched Channel 4’s The Crystal Maze celebrity revival last year was a driving force behind the decision to bring back the cult gameshow for a supersized series.
Wife Swap is to return to Channel 4 for a Brexit-themed special.
Channel 4 has commissioned a supersized order of cult gameshow The Crystal Maze following its successful revival last year.
E4 is building on its TV tattooing success with the launch of a hunt from Studio Lambert to find the UK’s best professional artist.
Factual indie Curve Media has marked its second anniversary with a raft of commissions across the BBC and Channel 4 and is on the cusp of winning a major ITV primetime pilot.
John Prescott, Johnny Ball and Eve Pollard are among the celebrities who will explore what it means to be an OAP in Britain for Channel 4.
Comedian Richard Herring is working on an ‘alternate universe’ sitcom for Channel 4.
Twofour’s Educating… documentary is to return to Channel 4 in late 2017 after being rested this year.
Channel 4 has commissioned 7 Wonder to produce a health show that will attempt to separate fact from fiction.
Coach Trip has landed a double series recommission from E4 after the 12 Yard format was upgraded from Channel 4’s daytime schedule.
A+E Networks’ relationship format Seven Year Switch is headed to Channel 4 after the international versions aired on All 4.
Trigger Happy TV is set for a return to Channel 4 after the broadcaster ordered a one-off Christmas Eve special.
Father Ted’s Ardal O’Hanlon is to search for Britain’s best tree for a one-off Channel 4 documentary.
Channel 4 is to track the restoration of Big Ben through a series of films which will air over a three-year period.
Britain’s post-Brexit attitude to spending and employment are to come under the microscope after Channel 4 ordered two pilots from Blink Films and RDF.
VH1’s confessional cab ride format Walk Of Shame Shuttle is headed to E4.
Channel 4 will follow three OAP couples set to tie the knot in a one hour documentary.
Peep Show stars David Mitchell and Robert Webb are returning to Channel 4 with a six-part pub comedy.
E4 is piloting a makeover format from Simon Andreae’s indie Naked Entertainment.
Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkelman has fronted a non-TX pilot adaptation of hit podcast Do the Right Thing for Channel 4.
Betty is to explore the truth about fitness for Channel 4 with Anna Richardson and The Last Leg star Amar Latif.
Lonesome Pine, the indie established by former Radio 2 controller Lesley Douglas, is producing a feature-length rock-doc about Bruce Springsteen for Channel 4.
Channel 4 has supersized its risqué dating show Naked Attraction for a second series.
E4 has doubled down on Lime Pictures’ dating format Celebs Go Dating with a bumper recommission.
Life Stripped Bare indie Princess Productions is to embed a fixed rig in a car to capture the comings and goings of parents who provide a ‘taxi service’ for their children.
A British patient’s ground-breaking multiple sclerosis medical trial will be recorded for a Cutting Edge documentary.
RDF is to document a series of transgender journeys across two years for Channel 4.
Channel 4 will unite a group of elderly care home residents with a group of four year olds as part of a six-week social experiment.
People who build their own unconventional homes to avoid mortgages will feature in a new Plum Pictures property format for Channel 4.
New Blood indie Eleventh Hour Films has teamed up with Luti Media to develop a slate of dramas.
The next generation of writers and directors from under-represented backgrounds will have the opportunity to work on a Touchpaper TV drama as part of a new Channel 4 talent scheme.
All 4 has commissioned Factory Films to produce a scripted comedy series from new transgender writing talent.
Channel 4 is to follow four child refugees escaping war-torn Middle East to safety in Europe in a documentary from the producer of Man on Wire.
Arrow Media and Canadian indie Handel Productions will mark the 75th anniversary of the World War Two attack on Pearl Harbour by examining who was to blame for the disaster.
360 Production has been commissioned to tell the secret history of the Battle of the Somme in a one-off Channel 4 documentary.
The nation’s attitudes towards people with visible facial conditions will be put under the spotlight in a Channel 4 pilot.
Virginia McKenna will revisit Africa for a Channel 4 documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the lion cub film Born Free.
Channel 4 has doubled down on daytime reality-quiz The Question Jury, bringing back the Monkey-produced show for a second 20 x 60-minute run.
Mentorn Media is to hunt down un-related doppelgängers for a one-off documentary for Channel 4.
Channel 4 has tasked Outline Productions with identifying the best places to live and work in the UK in a one-off doc that will air next spring.
Lion TV is to document the great all-inclusive British summer holiday for Channel 4.
Princess Productions is to produce Channel 4’s fundraiser Stand Up to Cancer after taking responsibility for the event on YouTube last year.
Channel 4 has commissioned a specialist factual series examining the human face.