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A few words on Danny Watts, and why it matters

Before I get into the main subject, I want to make it clear that this piece strays away from motor sport broadcasting to a degree. Whilst this is a broadcasting site, if there are other elements that I wish to talk about, then I will do so. If you have…

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UK: @FIAformulaE jumps to second highest number ever on @Channel5_TV @overnightstv

The power of being live on free-to-air television in primetime showed yesterday, as Formula E recorded its highest number in the UK since the 2015 London ePrix, overnight viewing figures show. Race Live coverage of the Buenos Aires ePrix, which aired on…

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.@MotorsTV branding to be replaced by Motorsport.tv from March 1st

The Motors TV brand will disappear at the end of this month, with Motorsport.tv taking its place from March 1st. Social media ‘headers’ on Motors TV’s Facebook and Twitter pages officially confirm the move, a move widely expected following Motorsport…

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Official - @ITV and @MotoGP part company ahead of 2017 season

ITV have confirmed this evening that they will not be showing MotoGP highlights this season, leaving MotoGP without a free-to-air home. Motorcycle News first reported this news on Tuesday. In a statement to this site, the broadcaster said, “Unfortunately,…

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In conversation with @f1elvis - talking engineering, @McLarenF1, @FIAformulaE and more

Ahead of Marc Priestley’s return to the Formula E paddock this weekend, I sat down with him at the AUTOSPORT show to chat all things motor sport from his technical background, to his media activities in the past few years. We started the chat by talking…

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Next weekend, @FIAformulaE sparks back into life on @Channel5_TV with #BAePrix

After an extended absence, Formula E returns for the second half of its third season with the Buenos Aires ePrix. Returning to the fray are two names familiar to site readers. Jack Nicholls returns as lead commentator for this round having been absent…

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Testing... 1... 2... 3... the full @SkySportsF1 schedule for the first Barcelona test!

One of the most frantic winter periods in recent Formula 1 history is ending. On February 27th, 2017 the sound of Formula 1 machinery will again be heard as the drivers and teams head to Barcelona in Spain for the first pre-season test session! Sky Sports…

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"An F1 fiasco in peak time" - flashback to the 2005 US GP! #ITVF1

To celebrate the fifth anniversary of The F1 Broadcasting Blog, we are looking back at five races from the archive and chewing over them. Being a broadcasting site, these races are not being analysed from a racing standpoint, but instead from a media…

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Discovery Communications’ channels are to remain on the Sky platform, the broadcaster has confirmed tonight. GOOD NEWS! All our channels are staying on Sky. We can’t thank you enough for your patience & support. Best fans in TV! #KeepDiscovery…

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Discovery Communications asked that Sky paid close to £1 billion pounds for their channels, Sky have revealed tonight. In a statement on their website, Sky defended the move to reject Discovery’s request, which hit the public spotlight on Wednesday…
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