Sheffield gets a TV channel!

Date, Time & Location Tue 23 Sep 2014
Details Sheffield Live! Television is due to begin broadcasting today, via Freeview channel 8, Virgin Cable and the internet. The channel will be open, diverse and inclusive, locally owned and run for community benefit. It will broadcast news about Sheffield alongside programmes covering Sheffield music, sport, culture and much more, "Made in Sheffield, Made by you". It will collaborate with existing community radio station, Sheffield Live! which has been broadcasting via FM for nearly seven years. The license for the channel was secured after Ofcom (the media regulator) advertised licenses in Sheffield and 20 locations.