Man United TV venture appoints man from the Sun as chief

- Manchester United Television, the joint venture TV channel between Manchester United FC, BSkyB and Granada Media Group, has appointed Paul Ridley, the sports editor of the Sun, as its chief executive. MUFC will launch as a subscription service on digital satellite and cable this autumn.

- Manchester United Television, the joint venture TV channel between Manchester United FC, BSkyB and Granada Media Group, has appointed Paul Ridley, the sports editor of the Sun, as its chief executive. MUFC will launch as a subscription service on digital satellite and cable this autumn.



Have your say...

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus
Media Week Jobs
Search for more media jobs

Latest

Omnicom dispute to drive down Channel 5 prices in H2

Omnicom dispute to drive down Channel 5 prices in H2

Omnicom's trading dispute with Channel 5 is expected to drive down the broadcaster's prices by an estimated six per cent year on year, according to an internal Channel 5 document seen by Campaign.

Share
Aga targets city homes with cooker campaign

Aga targets city homes with cooker campaign

Aga, the British cooker brand indelibly linked with the upper-middle classes and their country homes, has released a campaign for its city oven.

Share
David Abraham MacTaggart lecture: full text

David Abraham MacTaggart lecture: full text

Read the full text of David Abraham's speech, called 'After The Gold Rush: Sustaining creative risk in UK television for the next generation', given at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.

Share

Get news by email