New-look UKTV History launches

February 2009
Media Week;2/24/2009, Issue 1197, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the launching of the rebranded version of UKTV History in Great Britain. The cable platform of Freeview, Sky Digital and Virgin Media will be used by the channel which has 30-plus couples as its target audience. With the launching of the channel is a new web site called Visityersterday.co.uk.


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