January 2014 archive

Goodbye from TV1

Subscription TV channel TV1 is now no longer. TV1 and its sister station SF were owned in a joint venture between Sony Pictures, NBCUniversal and CBS Studios International. The channels were unable to strike up a renewal for carriage via the Foxtel platform, with the announcement back in August that both TV1 and SF would …

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Ten years for Ten affiliates

There are a number of Network Ten regional outlets hitting their first decade on air this new year. On 31 December 2003 the Spencer Gulf (SA) and Broken Hill (NSW) market first received its new station, Southern Cross Ten. The new signal was a secondary licence accompanying the existing local Southern Cross station, Central GTS/BKN. Because South …

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January 1: A day for firsts

Television.AU wishes everyone a Happy New Year! For this New Year’s Day the Classic TV Guides section welcomes some new additions — because it has been a long time since the last update to that section. Being the first day of the year the common theme for the listings added today are all ‘first day’ …

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