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Virgin Media to sell UKTV stake

Virgin Media is looking to get out of the TV content business with the news that it is selling its share of cable company UKTV, which owns channels Blighty, Good Food, Really, Yesterday and more. Virgin Media has put its 50% stake up for sale, priced at approximately £350 million.
August 9, 2010

Virgin Media is looking to get out of the TV content business with the news that it is selling its share of cable company UKTV, which owns channels Blighty, Good Food, Really, Yesterday and more. Virgin Media has put its 50% stake up for sale, priced at approximately £350 million.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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