New TV Channel for York and North Yorkshire
3:58pm 19th June 2013
100,000 homes in York, Selby and Easingwold are going to get a new TV channel.
Applications are wanted for a new station for the York area, it'll be on channel 8 on Freeview and should be on air in 2014.
It comes after 19 local TV licences have already been awarded.
Companies wishing to run the station have to enter their applications by 11th September,
Broadcasting regulator OFCOM believes that the new station will also be available on Sky, cable and online.
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