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'Get the Tories out!' BAFTA winners blast Boris Johnson over Channel 4 privatisation plan

Nominees and presenters arrived at London's Royal Festival Hall in South Bank last night for the 68th British Academy Television Awards. Richard Ayoade...

Channel 4 privatisation has ‘nothing to do with Brexit’ – POLL

Senior Tory MP Julian Knight said Channel 4 had the potential to compete with US media giants but the Government had decided to...

POLL: Do you think privatisation of Channel 4 is Government’s 'revenge' for Brexit?

Julian Knight, chair of the influential Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, said Channel 4 had the potential to thrive and compete...

Outlander's Sam Heughan brands news of Channel 4 privatisation 'depressing'

Heughan made his Channel 4 debut in 2010, when he starred as Lieutenant McStay for an episode in ‘Any Human Heart’.He also recently...

'Absolute baloney' Dan Wootton blasts criticism of Channel 4 privatisation plan

A statement released by Channel 4 said it was "disappointing" the announcement was made "without formally recognising the significant public interest concerns which...

'We are sunk' Ex-Bake Off star Sue Perkins blasts government over Channel 4 privatisation

The move risks the channel falling into the hands of streaming platforms such as Netflix or Amazon Prime.The new flagship Media Bill, set...