Manhunt fuels thirst for news


While the multi-million pound football festival in South Africa was coming to an end this week, a more homespun tragedy was unfolding in the north of England. Sky and BBC news channels saw large audiences on Friday as the week-long hunt for Raoul Moat ended.

if you have an account


Do you want to keep reading?

Register to read five free articles per month

Subscribe and get access to

  • Up to the minute industry news
  • Insight into the latest programme performances
  • Ratings data with viewing trends
  • In-depth news analysis

Access premium content subscribe today

If you have an account you can SIGN IN now