British 24-hour television news channel
This article needs to be updated. (December 2010)
|Founded||5 February 1989|
|Slogan||The home of independent news|
Establishment and early yearsEdit
On 8 June 1988, Rupert Murdoch announced plans to start a new television news service in a speech to the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. Sky News started broadcasting at 6 pm on 5 February 1989.
- "Sky News Success Story". www.successstory.com. Retrieved 2019-10-15.