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    The Drum (12 Jun 2018)

    BBC, ITV and Channel 4 combine their clout for £125m Netflix challenger

    THE BBC, CHANNEL FOUR and ITV are to team up for a £125m investment in Freeview over the next five years. Freeview has also received investment from co-owner Arqiva, which will see developments in live and on-demand programming. The move aims to combat competition from the likes of AMAZON and NETFLIX.

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    The Drum (31 May 2018)

    Channel 4 reveals shortlist of cities vying for its regional HQ and creative hubs

    CHANNEL FOUR has revealed the cities aiming to be the home of its new 'National HQ' outside London. Bristol, Cardiff, Glasgow, Greater Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool and the West Midlands are the areas shortlisted, while Belfast, Brighton, Newcastle-Gateshead, Nottingham, Sheffield and Stoke-on-Trent will battle it out for one of two small creative hubs. Channel Four is expected to make a decision on final locations in October.

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