York To Get New Local TV Channel
11:10am 27th November 2013
A new TV channel will be coming to York.
Broadcasting regulator OFCOM has awarded a 12 year licence to The York Channel.
An estimated 100,000 homes should be able to pick up the channel on Channel 8 on Freeview.
The channel promises "original news, current affairs, entertainment, heritage and culture programming" and is expected to create up to 15 jobs.
The channel is expected to launch at some point between 31st October 2014 and 30th January 2015.
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