Sky Apologises For Letting 72-Year-Old With Alzheimer's Pay £110 A Month For Just TV

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 30.08.2017 | UK

Media giant Sky has apoligised after letting an elderly Alzheimer’s sufferer pay more than £100 a month for his TV package. His niece, Rachel Holds...

Rupert Murdoch-Owned Sky Makes Snap Decision To Take Fox News Off Air In UK

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Politics

Deputy Labour leader Tom Watson has poured scorn on Sky’s snap decision to take Fox News off air in the UK. 21st Century Fox, owned by media mogul ...

5 Stark Comparisons That Reveal Why BBC Stars Could Be Underpaid

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK

The publication of the BBC ‘rich list’ of highest-paid stars has prompted fresh questions over the licence fee and value for money. Direct compari...

English Cricket Has Been A Great Innovator, But It Must Go Traditional To Secure Its Future

James Fenn | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK Sport
James Fenn

The idea of an entire Test series shown free to air now seems impossibly far off, but it shouldn't be, because as the pinnacle of the sport it is the product with the biggest upside for capturing national attention for a full summer. Cricket has been one of the most innovative sports around, but if it doesn't fully embrace free-to-air it may find its growth limited by a ceiling of its own construction.

Fire Expert Says Now IS The Time To Talk About Cuts After Being Shut Down On Sky

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK

A fire expert has hit back at claims it’s inappropriate to discuss cuts to the Fire Service in the immediate aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire, a...

Sky News Makes Extraordinary Public Complaint About Access To PM's Team

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK

Sky News has complained about the access it is getting to Conservative ministers in the run up to the General Election, which follows a spat between t...

Murdoch Bid For Sky Hit By Explosive Link To Disgraced Fox Host Bill O'Reilly

HuffPost UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

Regulators investigating Rupert Murdoch’s bid to takeover Sky have heard first hand the claims of alleged sexual harassment by Fox News host Bill O...

What Will Our Children's Future Look Like If We Continue To Choke Our Planet With Plastic?

Isabel Webster | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK
Isabel Webster

I realised in Mumbai, where I launched the Sky Ocean Rescue campaign earlier this year, that we are all sleep-walking into a man-made crisis. Almost all of the plastic ever made still exists, only 5% of plastic is recycled worldwide, and the world's oceans are the gateway which connects what we throw away to far flung places.

BBC QT Audience Member Slammed For 'Ignorant' Comment On Foodbank Users

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK

A BBC Question Time audience member was widely condemned last night for suggesting people only use foodbanks because they spend their money on cigaret...

MP Berates Sky News Presenter Live On Air For 'Outrageous' Interview With Tory On Immigration

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK

A Labour MP has berated Sky News live on air for letting Iain Duncan Smith “off the hook” for not “skewering” him on immigration. Sky’s Adam...

Sky News Australia Host Sacked For Calling Teen 'Gay' For Supporting Women's Rights

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education

A Sky News Australia host has been fired after he called a high school student “gay” for supporting women’s rights. Mark Latham, former leader ...

'Fortitude' Series 2, Episode 4: Meet The Shaman

Jen Barton | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Fortitude has plenty of people who could use a healer, from recently blinded Vincent (Luke Treadaway) to Freya Lennox (Michelle Fairley), who’s dyin...

'Fortitude' Series 2, Episode 3: The Demon Is Among Us

Jen Barton | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

OK, there’s officially a serial killer on the loose in Fortitude. One with a penchant for beheading: another dead body has turned up, this time that...

'Fortitude' Series 2 Is Here: A Bloody Aurora, More Bloodshed & Guess Who's Back In Town?

Jen Barton | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Just in case you thought you could relax for a moment... you can’t. The Arctic-set Sky Original Production is back for its second series, and, as we...

For The First Time Ever, Sky TV Will Soon Work Without A Satellite Dish

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Tech

Whether you’re a fan of the service or not, Sky has defined the way that we consume television in the UK. It has first and foremost been the satelli...

From Today, We Will Use Our Voice To Highlight Dangers To The Health Of Our Oceans

Jeremy Darroch | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK
Jeremy Darroch

Today we will make a step-change as a business. We will use our voice to put a spotlight on the dangers to the health of our oceans, helping to drive change starting with our 30,000 employees across Sky, to our customers in the UK and Europe.

Sky AXE Controversial Michael Jackson Drama After Singer’s Daughter Slams It As ‘Offensive’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Broadcaster Sky has announced it will not be airing a controversial comedy about Michael Jackson after the singer’s daughter publicly slammed it as ...

'Exhausted' Kirsty Gallacher Denies Being Drunk On Sky Sports After Collapsing On-Air

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

Kirsty Gallacher has been forced to deny she was drunk whilst presenting Sky News Sports, after some concerned viewers noticed she was slurring her wo...

Ed Miliband Savages Rupert Murdoch And Demands His Sky Bid Is Rejected

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 20.12.2016 | UK Politics

Ed Miliband challenging the govt to prove they can 'stand up' to the powerful over the Fox proposed takeover of Sky— Marg...

4 Reasons Why People Really Don't Want Murdoch To Buy Sky

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK

Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox is set to take complete control of Sky after it reached a £11.7 billion agreement with the broadcaster. Politicia...

Rupert Murdoch's Sky Takeover Attempt Should Be Investigated, Vince Cable Urges

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.12.2016 | UK

Rupert Murdoch’s latest takeover bid for broadcaster Sky should be investigated, former deputy Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable has said. Althoug...

Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox Bids To Take Over Sky

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK

Broadcaster Sky has received a takeover approach from US media giant 21st Century Fox, the company has said. The takeover follows a previous high-prof...

BT And Sky Broadband Customers Could Be Affected By The Yahoo Hack

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 24.09.2016 | UK Tech

BT and Sky broadband customers could also be affected by the Yahoo hack that exposed half a billion user accounts. Both businesses outsourced their we...

Is Sky Q Worth The Upgrade? Yes, But You Have To Go All In

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Tech

Sky Q is here and if Sky’s promotional material is anything to go on this is the future of television. Boasting a seamless viewing experience called...

TV Viewers With Hearing Loss Rely on Subtitles - That's Why I'm Calling on Sky to Offer Them

Jamie Danjoux | Posted 29.04.2017 | UK
Jamie Danjoux

Having subtitles across all On Demand content and other online content is a big must. As we are moving into a more digital futuristic world, it concerns me that if there are no subtitles then more people could be left out. I recently found out that in America, anything that is broadcasted on television and is later uploaded online, must have subtitles so that people can access it. Why can't we be more like America in this situation? I feel that once we've got Sky to introduce a more accessible service, maybe others would follow suit.