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They're back!
They're back!

The boys from the Dwarf return to Dave next year

Annual ‘Christmas Crackers’ Joke Competition Launches
Annual ‘Christmas Crackers’ Joke Competition Launches

Gold is welcoming back the chance to enjoy the festive cheer.

Hugh Bonneville joins line up for Sandylands on Gold
Hugh Bonneville joins line up for Sandylands on Gold

Bonneville will be playing the mysterious one eyed man

Gold buckles up for Ricky and Ralf’s Very Northern Road Trip
Gold buckles up for Ricky and Ralf’s Very Northern Road Trip

Ricky and Ralf’s Very Northern Road Trip will air on Gold next year.

Gold packs a bucket and spade for a trip to Sandylands
Gold packs a bucket and spade for a trip to Sandylands

Star-studded cast head to the seaside in brand new scripted comedy

UKTV leads investment in wearable tech for dogs
UKTV leads investment in wearable tech for dogs

UKTV Ventures completes latest airtime-for-equity investment in tech start-up, PitPat

Dave's Joke of The Fringe 2019
Dave's Joke of The Fringe 2019

Top 10 gag's of the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe revealed

Taskmaster Returns to Dave
Taskmaster Returns to Dave

Wednesday 4th September at 9pm

Yesterday puts the hammer down on two new series of Bangers & Cash
Yesterday puts the hammer down on two new series of Bangers & Cash

The UKTV Original commission to return to Yesterday next year

THE GREATEST ADVENTURES IN THE WORLD TODAY REVEALED
THE GREATEST ADVENTURES IN THE WORLD TODAY REVEALED

New study unearths the findings of the ‘Explorer Gene’

Queens of PR return for second series of Flack on W
Queens of PR return for second series of Flack on W

Flack series two will air in 2020 on W in the UK and Pop in the US.

Dave to air Dave News shorts from comics across the Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Dave to air Dave News shorts from comics across the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

The shorts will air on the channel from Monday 12th August.

Dave to air first ever ‘Comedy Festival in an Ad Break’ for CALM
Dave to air first ever ‘Comedy Festival in an Ad Break’ for CALM

Seventeen comics line-up to tell jokes about friendships in latest Dave/CALM campaign

Expedition with Steve Backshall becomes UKTV’s first CarbonNeutral® production
Expedition with Steve Backshall becomes UKTV’s first CarbonNeutral® production

Expedition with Steve Backshall has offset its carbon emissions by funding a REDD+ project

High-quality Australian scripted series comes to UK on Alibi
High-quality Australian scripted series comes to UK on Alibi

A new investigative drama series, My Life Is Murder, coming soon to Alibi

Full celeb line-up revealed for  My Famous Babysitter
Full celeb line-up revealed for My Famous Babysitter

Professor Green, Anita Rani and Georgia Toffolo are the star names completing the line-up

Introducing Dave's Edinburgh Comedy Awards
Introducing Dave's Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Prestigious Edinburgh Comedy Awards announces new title partnership with Dave

Taskmaster series 9 contestants revealed
Taskmaster series 9 contestants revealed

DAVID BADDIEL, ED GAMBLE, JO BRAND, KATY WIX, ROSE MATAFEO

Dave and W win Broadcast Digital Awards
Dave and W win Broadcast Digital Awards

Emma Willis: Delivering Babies and Dave scoop top prizes at awards ceremony

Sir Lenny Henry brings three-part Race Through Comedy documentary to Gold
Sir Lenny Henry brings three-part Race Through Comedy documentary to Gold

Lenny Henry’s Race Through Comedy will air on Gold in the Autumn

UKTV flexes commissioning muscles and orders Eddie Eats America with Strongman, Eddie Hall
UKTV flexes commissioning muscles and orders Eddie Eats America with Strongman, Eddie HallUKT

UKTV has joined forces with former World’s Strongest Man in brand new UKTV Original series

UKTV suggests another Hypothetical
UKTV suggests another Hypothetical

Josh Widdicombe & James Acaster are back for another series of the theoretical comedy show

Sir Lenny Henry to host Trust Morecambe & Wise
Sir Lenny Henry to host Trust Morecambe & Wise

Trust Morecambe & Wise will air later this year.

Sarah Parish joins cast of new Gold series The Cockfields
Sarah Parish joins cast of new Gold series The Cockfields

The Cockfields is currently will air on Gold later this year.

UKTV Unveils New    Executive Leadership Structure
UKTV Unveils New Executive Leadership Structure

New team following the completion of BBC Studios' full ownership of UKTV

Dave dives behind the scenes with its famous comedy faces in new UKTV Originals ad
Dave dives behind the scenes with its famous comedy faces in new UKTV Originals ad

UKTV Creative has filmed famous faces from Dave’s UKTV Original comedies in new ad

UKTV signs up for brand-new Dave Gorman series
UKTV signs up for brand-new Dave Gorman series

Dave Gorman returns to UKTV with a brand-new show

Jon Richardson and Lucy Beaumont  welcome Dave into their home…sort of.
Jon Richardson and Lucy Beaumont welcome Dave into their home…sort of.

UKTV Original Meet the Richardsons starring Jon Richardson and Lucy Beaumont.

Super-sleuthing continues on Gold with Dial M for Middlesbrough
Super-sleuthing continues on Gold with Dial M for Middlesbrough

Gold’s popular murder-mystery scripted comedy franchise is returning for a third series.

UKTV Play arrives on Apple TV
UKTV Play arrives on Apple TV

Customers have been asking us to bring UKTV Play to Apple TV

Gold books in for a long weekend  with The Cockfields
Gold books in for a long weekend with The Cockfields

Stars Joe Wilkinson, Diane Morgan, Sue Johnston, Bobby Ball, Nigel Havers & Kim Cattrall.

Rachel Riley to become My Famous Babysitter for W
Rachel Riley to become My Famous Babysitter for W

My Famous Babysitter comes to W later this year.

NEW VOICE FOR W
NEW VOICE FOR W

UKTV welcomes award-winning musician, YolanDa Brown to be the new voice of W

Michael Shannon and Taylor Kitsch come to Alibi in Waco
Michael Shannon and Taylor Kitsch come to Alibi in Waco

Six-part mini-series Waco new and exclusive to Alibi

UKTV scoops I Am the Night,  starring Chris Pine and directed by Patty Jenkins
UKTV scoops I Am the Night, starring Chris Pine and directed by Patty Jenkins

Alibi acquires six-part limited series for UK broadcast

Sara Pascoe hosts Comedians Giving Lectures, a brand-new series for Dave
Sara Pascoe hosts Comedians Giving Lectures, a brand-new series for Dave

The brand-new format will air later this year on Dave

Yesterday unveils hidden gems in World's Greatest Palaces
Yesterday unveils hidden gems in World's Greatest Palaces

Produced by Woodcut Media and to be distributed by TCB Media Rights

UKTV teams up with Film London’s Equal Access Network to launch UKTV’s All Voices initiative
UKTV teams up with Film London’s Equal Access Network to launch UKTV’s All Voices initiative

Designed to create meaningful employment for underrepresented groups in the TV industry

Live TV now available on UKTV Play
Live TV now available on UKTV Play

Viewers now able to watch Dave, Drama, Yesterday, Really and Home, live on UKTV Play

Taskmaster returns to Dave on 8th May
Taskmaster returns to Dave on 8th May

S8 contestants are Iain Stirling, Joe Thomas, Lou Sanders, Paul Sinha and Sian Gibson

Alibi hunts for drama in We Hunt Together
Alibi hunts for drama in We Hunt Together

Produced by BBC Studios and written by Gaby Hull

Emily Atack gets Adulting with W
Emily Atack gets Adulting with W

Emily Atack: Adulting will air on W later this year.

W calls in The Wedding Fixer  for brand-new series
W calls in The Wedding Fixer for brand-new series

UKTV Original, The Wedding Fixer, will air on W later this year

UKTV and DRG join forces to co-commission new cookery and lifestyle series
UKTV and DRG join forces to co-commission new cookery and lifestyle series

Rachel Khoo: My Swedish Kitchen will air on Good Food this summer

Workerbee secures new commission with UKTV and National Geographic International
Workerbee secures new commission with UKTV and National Geographic International

Scrapyard Supercar is due to broadcast on Dave later this year

Two premium dramas head to Alibi as all3media international strikes new UKTV deal
Two premium dramas head to Alibi as all3media international strikes new UKTV deal

UKTV picks up UK rights to Ms Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries and The Bad Seed for Alibi

Petition calls for iconic Only Fools & Horses location to be commemorated with a gold 'Del Boy' statue
Petition calls for iconic Only Fools & Horses location to be commemorated with a gold 'Del Boy' statue

Nelson Mandela House, home to Del Boy and Rodney Trotter, is set to be demolished

Good Food serves up the recipes that changed top chefs’ lives with  My Greatest Dishes
Good Food serves up the recipes that changed top chefs’ lives with My Greatest Dishes

New series, My Greatest Dishes, to air on Good Food this summer

All rise as Judge Romesh returns to Dave
All rise as Judge Romesh returns to Dave

Judge Romesh returns to Dave for an extended second series in 2019.

W hits the slopes of Val Thorens for brand-new Ski A&E series
W hits the slopes of Val Thorens for brand-new Ski A&E series

Ski A&E to offer unique insight into the lifesaving work of emergency teams in Val Thorens

Timothy West joins line up for Dad’s Army: The Lost Episodes on Gold
Timothy West joins line up for Dad’s Army: The Lost Episodes on Gold

Timothy West CBE set to star as Private Godfrey alongside star-studded line up

Brand new Taskmaster contestants announced
Brand new Taskmaster contestants announced

Iain Stirling, Joe Thomas, Lou Sanders, Paul Sinha, Sian Gibson

UKTV ramps up Original scripted drama with first commission for Alibi
UKTV ramps up Original scripted drama with first commission for Alibi

Traces is produced by leading UK indie - RED Production Company

Darren Childs to step down as UKTV CEO
Darren Childs to step down as UKTV CEO

"It's been the greatest honour to work with this fantastically talented group of people"

Gold to reveal Britain’s Greatest Comedian in one-off special
Gold to reveal Britain’s Greatest Comedian in one-off special

Britain's Greatest Comedian will air on Gold later this year

Attention! Star studded cast line up for Dad’s Army: The Lost Episodes on Gold
Attention! Star studded cast line up for Dad’s Army: The Lost Episodes on Gold

Full cast announced for Gold's remake of the three lost episodes

Emma Willis reprises Maternity Care Assistant role in second series for W
Emma Willis reprises Maternity Care Assistant role in second series for W

Emma Willis returns to the Princess Alexandra Hospital for a second series

UKTV Play invests in AI to enhance user experience
UKTV Play invests in AI to enhance user experience

UKTV Play is focusing on delivering the most personalised viewing experience in the market

Viewers crown UKTV Originals their favourite shows on the network in 2018
Viewers crown UKTV Originals their favourite shows on the network in 2018

UKTV Originals topped 2018 ratings on six of UKTV’s channels

“Happy Christmas, Ange”
“Happy Christmas, Ange”

20 most dramatic Christmas TV moments revealed

Dave asks viewers to switch on to friendship with CALM Partnership
Dave asks viewers to switch on to friendship with CALM Partnership

Year-long ‘Be the mate you’d want’ campaign launches on Dave

UKTV commissions first true crime series for Really
UKTV commissions first true crime series for Really

Detectives: My Killer Case will air on Really in 2019

Woodcut Media to produce compelling doc series The Killer in My Family
Woodcut Media to produce compelling doc series The Killer in My Family

The Killer in My Family is set to premiere on Really in January 2019

UKTV ramps up technology capability and  opens regional innovation hub in Leeds
UKTV ramps up technology capability and opens regional innovation hub in Leeds

New technology hub opens this month in the historic Leeming building in the heart of Leeds

W on the beat with the  women of West Yorkshire Police
W on the beat with the women of West Yorkshire Police

New UKTV Original following the exceptional work of women at every level of the Force

Dave serves up fresh new comedy with Sliced
Dave serves up fresh new comedy with Sliced

Sliced comes to Dave next year.

Taskmaster in seventh heaven as  series records an all-time viewing high
Taskmaster in seventh heaven as series records an all-time viewing high

The current series has eclipsed all previous and has reached 1.44million viewers so far

Dave adds festive cheer with comedy advent calendar shorts
Dave adds festive cheer with comedy advent calendar shorts

Dave's Advent Calendar will be coming down your chimney this December!

Jonathan Ross discovers Morecambe & Wise in America  this Christmas for Gold
Jonathan Ross discovers Morecambe & Wise in America this Christmas for Gold

Rare and exclusive footage to air in the UK for the very first time

UKTV announces first deal for UKTV Ventures, its multi-million pound Innovation Fund
UKTV announces first deal for UKTV Ventures, its muti-million pound Innovation Fund

UKTV has made first airtime for equity investment in Hopster and appointed new Director

Hurricane Man to take Dave into the eye of the storm
Hurricane Man to take Dave into the eye of the storm

New series, Hurricane Man, to air on Dave next year

GOLD'S ANNUAL ‘CHRISTMAS CRACKERS’ JOKE COMPETITION LAUNCHES
GOLD'S ANNUAL ‘CHRISTMAS CRACKERS’ JOKE COMPETITION LAUNCHES

Gold has announced the return of its annual national joke competition

LOVEJOY WOULD HAVE HAD A FIELD DAY
Lovejoy Would Have Had A Field Day

Brits reveal the price of collectables they've thrown away - and it's thousands!

UKTV to remake Dad’s Army ‘The Lost Episodes’ for Gold
UKTV to remake Dad’s Army ‘The Lost Episodes’ for Gold

UKTV plans to air the The Lost Episodes, from the second series of Dad’s Army, in 2019.

Women on the Verge
Women on the Verge

Starts Thursday 11th October at 10pm on W

UKTV’s Drama and Really now on Virgin Media Ireland
UKTV’s Drama and Really now on Virgin Media Ireland

Drama will be available on channel slot 164 and Really on 165

UKTV Play launches on Samsung TVs
UKTV Play launches on Samsung TVs

Judge Romesh, Dr Christian Will See You Now and Inside the Ambulance on the app this month

W goes Inside the Operating Theatre in brand new series
W goes Inside the Operating Theatre in brand new series

UKTV builds out popular 'Inside the...' franchise with new series coming to W in 2019

BT extends partnership with UKTV to include enhanced selection of HD shows on-demand
BT extends partnership with UKTV to include enhanced selection of HD shows on-demand

Move forms part of BT’s ambition to give customers the widest choice of content

UKTV Play launches on Freesat
UKTV Play launches on Freesat

Freesat customers now have even more ways to enjoy their favourite UKTV shows

LOVE FACTUALLY… WELCOME TO ‘GEEK ISLAND’
Love Factually. Welcome to 'Geek Island'

New smouldering-hot mini-series 'Geek Island' set to outsmart the competition

UKTV recruits Katherine Gandhi as Marketing Director
UKTV recruits Katherine Gandhi as Marketing Director

Kate joins from Diageo & will be responsible for branding & marketing for UKTV's 10 brands

Stacey Dooley Sleeps Over in brand new series for W
Stacey Dooley Sleeps Over in brand new series for W

A new documentary series fronted by journalist Stacey Dooley for W in 2019

UKTV transforms commissioning structure following  growth in UKTV Originals
UKTV transforms commissioning structure following growth in UKTV Originals

Richard Watsham unveils a new team structure that prepares the team for continued growth

DAVE’S JOKE OF THE FRINGE 2018
Top 10 Gags Of The 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Revealed

Top 10 Gags Of The 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Revealed