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  channel4.com - About Channel 4
Channel Four Television Corporation, 4 Ventures Limited and their subsidiaries (together "Channel 4") own and are responsible for the Channel 4 websites, www.channel4.com and www.e4.com.
Channel 4 will use any personal information collected from the website in accordance with all laws and regulations relating to the protection of personal data including the Data Protection Act 1998 (the "Data Protection Act").
Channel 4 is not responsible for the content posted by users of these services.
www.channel4.com /privacy.html?hpos=globalfooter:PRIVACY   (864 words)

  
  TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Channel 4 does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products, services or information on or available from third party websites or material (including payment for and delivery of such products or services).
Channel 4 is not responsible for any damage, loss or offence caused by or, in connection with, any content, advertising, products, services or information available on such websites or material.
Channel 4 does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the information and materials or the reliability of any statement or other information displayed or distributed through the site (including, without limitation, the information provided through the use of any software).
www.channel4sales.com /terms_and_conditions   (1268 words)

  
  Channel 4 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Channel 4 is run by a chief executive, whose role is similar to that of the Director-General of the BBC.
Channel 4 and its associated channels do not cut programmes or movies for commercial timing purposes, however some imported shows have been known to be edited (Channel 4's broadcasts of animated sci-fi comedy Futurama is heavily edited in comparison to the episodes broadcast on rival channel Sky One).
Channel 4 is also extensively viewed in the Republic of Ireland through signal overspill from Northern Ireland and it is also carried on the major urban cable networks owned by NTL and Chorus.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Channel_4   (3699 words)

  
 Channel 4 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Channel 4 nominally broadcasts only in England, Scotland, and Northern Ireland; in Wales, its equivalent is S4C, which broadcasts a mix of Channel 4 programming along with Welsh language programmes.
Channel 4 launched a dedicated horse racing channel, attheraces, in 2000, however for a combination of financial and legal reasons the channel ceased broadcasting in 2003.
In September 2004 Channel 4 spent £55m reserving space for up to 14 channels on 's satellite before the limited amount of air space is filled, though some of this may be filled with Channel 4's existing channels when more expensive contracts with BSkyB expire in 2008.
www.hermosabeach.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Channel_4   (2486 words)

  
 Channel 4 News - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Channel 4 News is the news division of British TV broadcaster Channel 4.
Channel 4 News is the name given to the flagship programme which is on the air 1900-1955 weeknights on Channel 4.
Channel 4 News is well regarded as a serious news programme, most recently winning a record five Royal Television Society Television Awards in February 2006.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Channel_4_news   (511 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Channel 4 Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Channel 4 is a television broadcaster in the United Kingdom, launched on November 2, 1982.
Channel 4 is a television broadcaster in the United Kingdom (see British television), launched on November 2, 1982.
Channel 4 nominally broadcasts only in England, Scotland, and Northern Ireland; in Wales, its equivalent is S4C.
www.ipedia.com /channel_4.html   (1187 words)

  
 Channel 4
Channel 4 is looking to spend up to £188m on acquisitions and commercial investments over the next year, in order to reduce its reliance on advertising revenue.
Channel 4 is looking for a partner to help it develop a subscription film channel for digital TV, and the successful partner would gain an equity stake in the project in return for the supply of programming.
Channel Four is to create 61 new jobs to prepare for the introduction of digital TV and to cope with the increase in the number of programmes being commissioned.
www.ukbusinesspark.co.uk /ch491660.htm   (937 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Money | Business news | Channel 4 seeks public funds for interactive content
Channel 4 has asked the government for money for the first time in its 22-year history to help pay for public service content as it faces up to an estimated £100m funding gap.
Channel 4 has also made an early play to run the Public Service Publisher, the public service channel outlined by Ofcom earlier this year as one way of keeping the BBC in check.
Channel 4 said the PSP, which is not expected to launch until close to 2012 and will be licensed to a broadcaster or other media organisation for a 10-year period, was an "imaginative and interesting idea".
money.guardian.co.uk /businessnews/story/0,1265,-1359392,00.html   (755 words)

  
 Channel 4 run scared from debate with Blink   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Channel 4’s bid to avoid their film’s director being challenged on air by Blink comes after the station had earlier in the week dismissed the massive protests against the documentary.
Channel 4 have not made clear in their programme, or any subsequent statements, that not all the ten people facing charges are Asian.
Channel 4 originally scheduled the programme ahead of the European and local elections despite the fact that the far-right British National Party were trying to exploit it.
www.blink.org.uk /print.asp?key=4356   (828 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited | The Guardian | Channel 4 looks at takeover of Radio 1
Channel 4 is also considering whether to bid for UKTV, the joint venture run by the BBC and cable operator Flextech, which includes channels such as UK Gold and UK History.
If Channel 4 were to run Radio 1, it would not take advertisements, as this would be opposed by the under-pressure commercial radio sector, but it could be free to exploit lucrative sponsorship deals.
Channel 4 is still pursuing other interests in radio: it recently signed a development deal with UBC Media, the largest independent radio production company in the UK and owner of digital station Classic Gold.
www.guardian.co.uk /uk_news/story/0,,1312462,00.html   (781 words)

  
 Channel Four as ITV2 | Seefour
In short, Channel 4 was an offshoot of ITV and not a commercial rival.
Channel 4 brings us new formats of shows, it famously gave us the Top 100 series (though ITV’s production mechanism could easily be found by those looking at the programmes), and popular reality TV such as The 1900 House and its spin-offs.
Channel 4 had managed to do what ITV had wanted to do for years – launch a popular show that got the public and the press alike glued to their sets for weeks.
www.transdiffusion.org /emc/seefour/itv2.php   (1396 words)

  
 TV Whirl - Channel 4 Television
Channel 4 was launched in October 1982, over 20 years after the launch of the first independant television station.
Channel 4 was rather late on the scene in terms of all night broadcasting.
Channel 4 had a weird set featuring a cartoon character, which were shown before the early morning cartoons (hence the reason few people have seen them!).
www.tvwhirl.co.uk /channel4.html   (865 words)

  
 Channel 4 Threatens to Pull Plug on Racing
Channel 4 head of sport David Kerr said its coverage of the sport was no longer sustainable because viewers were too old to attract enough advertising.
A Channel 4 spokesman today confirmed it was considering ending its coverage, pointing out that in most other countries the horse racing industry pays broadcasters to televise the sport.
Channel 4 will be renegotiating its TV rights contracts for horse racing, which run to the end of 2005, over the next three months.
www.buzzle.com /editorials/12-10-2004-62748.asp   (653 words)

  
 channel4.com - About Channel 4
Channel 4's response to Clarence House re Diana: The Witnesses in the Tunnel
Channel 4's 2006 annual report is now available in an online version.
Channel 4 wins more awards than any other single channel at the RTS Programme Awards.
www.channel4.com /about4?hpos=globalfooter:ABOUTC4   (203 words)

  
 Aqute Market Research: Channel 4 online
Channel 4 is building out all this new technology, which is fun and interesting, but the signs are there that all may not be well in user loyalty land.
Channel 4 must achieve a real change in user interaction, and must start by finding out from users what they want to see and what would keep them longer, and interacting more, on the website.
Some of Channel 4's efforts are ideal for community - the company recently spent £2 million on a website for promoting new and unsigned bands, and content from music bloggers (which shows Channel 4 is aware of the concept - but the execution leaves something to be desired).
blog.aqute.com /aquteresearch/2005/08/channel_4_onlin.html   (1160 words)

  
 TV Whirl - Channel 4 Television - 2005 Onwards
Despite what was widely expected given the trend with companies these days, Channel 4 stuck with their famous 4 logo, this time with a set of surreal yet artistic scenes forming the logo for only a fraction of a second when viewed from a certain angle.
The Channel 4 logo is formed from elements of an inner city block of flats.
The 4 is shown in 3D, in a sort of stencilled effect, with pictures remaining visible through the gaps.
www.tvwhirl.co.uk /c42005.html   (296 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Channel 4 to offer 99p downloads
Channel 4 is to offer a "catch-up" service for viewers by offering much of its programming online for 30 days after transmission for 99p per episode.
Channel 4 said it had signed contracts with nearly 100 independent production companies, including Endemol, which makes Big Brother, and will also offer selected films under the same terms at £1.99.
Channel 4 has also announced a more restricted version of the deal for subscribers to BT Vision, a service offering TV via a broadband connection.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/entertainment/6151586.stm   (335 words)

  
 Scotsman.com Business - Channel 4
CHANNEL Four was last night celebrating record profits after tax of £48.5 million, an increase of 9 per cent, after a slew of successful shows from Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares to the US drama Desperate Housewives allowed the station to hold on to both...
CHANNEL 4 is facing investigation over a stunt in which a man was hanged from a gallows on live TV earlier this week.
CHANNEL 4 has been fined £5,000 by the television watchdog Ofcom after an edition of Richard and Judy gave undue prominence to the energy drink Red Bull.
business.scotsman.com /topics.cfm?tid=871&format=rss   (417 words)

  
 The Core Values Of Channel 4
Channel 4 regards itself as innovative, experimental and at the vanguard of new trends.
Channel 4 is still wrestling with what sports it should show, especially since it cannot afford football.
Channel 4 is only radical in comparison with the mainstream, mass audience channels, but even that is debateable.
www.talkingpix.co.uk /ArticlePMP16Dec2003.html   (1103 words)

  
 The Observer | UK News | Channel 4 to screen graphic film of abortion
A Channel 4 programme will also use previously banned images of aborted foetuses in one of the most controversial television programmes broadcast in Britain.
Similar images were banned by broadcasters, who were backed by the courts, as being 'offensive' when the Pro-life Alliance tried to show them as part of a general election broadcast in 2001.
Channel 4 said the programme, which has been seen by The Observer, only uses the images in the context of a wider discussion about the battle between the pro-choice and pro-life sides of the abortion debate.
observer.guardian.co.uk /uk_news/story/0,6903,1185399,00.html   (713 words)

  
 Channel 4 -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
While the channel greatly pleased many minority groups, it never found a wide mainstream audience.
The channel launched on August 30, 2005, and is available on Sky, Freeview (channel 37) and NTL cable.
Recently added to Channel 4 is The IT Crowd.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Channel_4   (3541 words)

  
 Channel 4 News: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-03)
Channel 4 News: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic
Channel 4 News is a television news television news quick summary:
Jon snow (born september 28 1947 in ardingly, sussex) is a british television news presenter on channel 4 news, produced by itn....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ch/channel_4_news.htm   (784 words)

  
 The race is under way for Channel 4 hot seat - [Sunday Herald]
The current race for a chair at Channel 4’s top table was sparked off by the resignation of Greg Dyke as BBC director- general within days of the Hutton Report being published.
If he misjudges this one, the channel will be in real danger of losing its lustre and its pivotal position in UK broadcasting.
Other possible candidates include Channel 4 head of nations and regions, Stuart Cosgrove, and BBC director of sport Peter Salmon, as well as BBC head of radio Jenny Abramsky.
www.sundayherald.com /42423   (967 words)

  
 CNN.com - Entertainment - Britain's Channel 4 seeks Evans replacement - October 11, 2000
LONDON, England -- Britain's Channel 4 is seeking a host for the new series of the hit TV show TFI Friday after Chris Evans quit.
Despite attracting two million viewers a week, Channel 4 bosses have decided not to renew the show's contract, which is up at the end of the year.
A spokesman for Channel 4 refused to confirm reports that pop stars including the Spice Girls and Ronan Keating, and celebrity chef Jamie Oliver had been approached to front the show.
www.cnn.com /2000/SHOWBIZ/TV/10/11/evans/index.html   (287 words)

  
 Channel 4 - Uncyclopedia, the content-free encyclopedia
Channel Four (AKA Channel Fore, The 4, The alternative to BBC and ITV) is The Other-Other option when it comes to television broadcasting in the United Kingdom and the rest of the Empire (which includes Spain and Northern Madagascar).
This channel made a name for itself when it decided to put an end to Southern-based television shows, with the highly popular Brokeback Side, a take on a small homosexual commune around the city of Liverpool.
People were so scarred they didn't want to leave the house to riot, they wanted to stay in their bomb bunkers with built in television sets.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Channel_4   (562 words)

  
 Channel 4 - News
Channel 4 News at 25 - gallery
Pakistan leader Pervez Musharraf has imposed emergency rule, deploying troops and sacking a top judge in a bid to reassert his flagging authority against political rivals and Islamist militants.
Tick box if you DO wish to receive other information from the Channel 4 group of companies.
www.channel4.com /news   (173 words)

  
 Home - ABC4.com
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News) - When you're an elementary student, one of the best parts of the school day is playing outside during recess.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 news) - An event was held Friday for veterans who survived war, but have now fallen on hard times.
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (ABC 4 News) - A known gang member was shot during an encounter with police in West Valley City Friday Morning.
www.4utah.com   (586 words)

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