BBC NewsBBC News is Britain's most-watched news channel, delivering breaking news and analysis all day, every day. It is a fast, live and accurate news service that gives context and analysis to the important stories of the day- both within the UK and from around the World. Its flagship programme is the 5 O'clock news hour which combines new reports, interviews and live events. The BBC News channel is available in the UK only. You can send comments and pictures to the BBC News Channel by texting 61124, or emailing
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How to Watch: BBC News
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Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations.
media.info: For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the media.info BBC News page.
Official site: See the BBC News website.
From Wikipedia: edit History BBC News 24 was originally available only to analogue cable television subscribers. This coverage was improved in 1998 with the advent of digital television in the United Kingdom allowing satellite and digital terrestrial television viewers to also view the service. Initially it was difficult to obtain a digital satellite or terrestrial receiver without a subscription to Sky or ONdigital respectively, but now the channel forms an important part of the Freeview package of channels. - en.wikipedia.org read more about BBC News on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).
Freeview multiplex: BBC News is on multiplex PSB1 in England Scotland Northern Ireland Wales .
About BBC News
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How is the free channel paid for?The ÃÂ£61.1m BBC News channel budget is funded by the ÃÂ£3,596m Television Licence Fee, and represents 1.7% of all BBC spending.
Is the channel live, pre-recorded, new content or repeats?The BBC News channels is a live broadcast, with some pre-recorded shows in the weekend schedule, which are pre-empted when there is serious breaking news.
What's the channel's unique selling point?The most popular television news channel in the UK from the most respected and trusted news broadcaster.
The programme scheduleShares with BBC One for Breakfast (6am-8:30am) another main daily bulletins (1pm, 6pm, 10pm). The rest of the daytime schedule is a combination of rolling news (back-to-back bulletins) and breaking news (live events), with mainly rolling news overnight.
The bits to avoidAs a single UK-wide channel, there is no TV regional news service, but a text round-up can be found by pressing the Red Button.
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