UKTV to close Play UK

_21437_gif

The BBC Worldwide/Flextech joint venture will be pulled due to revenue losses caused by the ITV Digital disaster, which has prompted a cost cutting exercise at the family of channels. UK Play had become the natural choice for the chop because it was 'a very expensive channel' according to UKTV ...

if you have an account

full-subs-package-LR-resize

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