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BARB spring holiday update

6 May 2004

New Channels

The Horror Channel

On 3rd May, the Horror Channel launched on the Sky digital platform. Focusing on horror films, the channel has been BARB reported from launch and transmits from 6pm to 6am.

Overload TV

Overload TV also launched on the Sky digital platform on 3rd May. Targeting students, in particular males, the channel has been BARB reported from launch and broadcasts 24 hours a day.

L!VE TV

On 1st June L!VE TV will become a BARB reported channel. Currently on the Sky digital platform, L!VE TV broadcasts 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to a predominantly male audience.

Movers and Shakers

BARB is pleased to welcome the Research Company, NOP Research Group who recently became a BARB subscriber. MCT Worldwide (EMEA) and the Learning & Skills Council are no longer BARB subscribers.

May Universes and Panel Size

May’s universes and the latest reporting sample are now available within the Subscribers section of the BARB website.