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Channel 4

Channel 4 is an experiment in advertiser-supported broadcasting with a public service remit: it is "a corporation with no shareholders".

This page is a Draft: please let us know whether it's ready to be marked as "Current" or send corrections and additions.

What does Channel 4 do?

Follow the link below to see the publications, radio and TV channels and major websites that Channel 4 runs directly.

* Channel 4 titles, channels, etc

Channel 4 website

What does Channel 4 have to say for itself? Visit its corporate website - the one with real information for money people, not the one for punters - linked below.

* Channel 4 Corporation Annual Report

Who owns Channel 4?
What else does it have a stake in?

More on this owner
(from journalists' points of view)

These are selected pieces about this media owner. At present most come from the NUJ's London Freelance Branch newsletter the Freelance, because it already has an extensive online archive.

Year_mo Title Source
2008_07 Save the BBC! and also C4 and ITV... [Freelance]
2007_02 Get in touch if you do work for the Independent or Channel 4 [Freelance]
2005_07 Good news! C4 doesn't want universal rights... [Freelance]
2005_02 Please release me... beware small print [Freelance]
2004_08 Junus celebrates [Freelance]
2004_07 Junus Kathair is freed! [Freelance]
2004_06 Junis Kuthair is free! after London protest 24/05/04 [Freelance]
2004_04 Free Junis! [Freelance]
2003_12 Dread in Babylon report from Iraq [Freelance]
2003_06 AirNet stops that flyaway feeling broadcasters network now [Freelance]
2002_12 Big Brother burglary barney C4 © row [Freelance]
2002_10 TV tomes [Freelance]
2002_10 To corporate bullies An open letter from Steve Platt [Freelance]
2002_09 Flim-flam Four guess what? [Freelance]
2002_03 Tips for survival in war zones Cassian Harrison at LFB [Freelance]

Information on this owner is maintained by who will be pleased to receive information about Channel 4 but cannot guarantee to answer questions. Let us know if you have ownership information or can help support this research, or if you can correct the ownership of a title

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