Production News

Bookmark and Share
06/12/2019

Live Election Debate To Air On Channel 4 This Weekend

News Image
Channel 4 is set to broadcast a live debate show this weekend covering the key election issues away from Brexit.

Cathy Newman will host 'Britain Decides: The Everything But Brexit Debate' at 6.30pm on Sunday 08 December, days before the polls open.

The 90-minute programme will see an audience of undecided voters question senior figures on a range of issues, including crime, the NHS, the economy, climate change and poverty.

Those confirmed to take part are Angela Rayner the Shadow Secretary of State for Education from the Labour Party, leader of the Liberal Democrats Jo Swinson, co-leader of the Green Party Jonathan Bartley, with the SNP represented by their Health spokesperson in the House of Commons Philippa Whitford and Plaid Cymru by leader, Adam Price.

Channel 4 News and Current Affairs Commissioning Editor, Louisa Compton said: "We know that our audiences are frustrated at how Brexit has dominated this election – squeezing out other vitally important issues. This debate – with an audience of undecided voters – will address that by giving airtime to issues that are affecting our audiences' lives."

Britain Decides: The Everything But Brexit Debate is produced by ITN Productions.
Solidmate Ltd Memory Card Hire London

Top Related Stories
Click here for the latest broadcast news stories.

31/10/2017
Firehouse Productions Sets Live Sound Ablaze With Dante Audio-Over-IP Networking
As a sound production company specialising in live events, Firehouse Productions is regularly entrusted with the design, operation and management of c
25/09/2017
SIS LIVE, ABS Launch New Platform
SIS LIVE and ABS have announced a new dedicated solution for OU services. The SIS LIVE Gateway Service solution for ABS Occasional Use services was an
09/08/2017
BBC To Live Stream From Edinburgh Festivals
The BBC has announced that it is to live stream performances from the Edinburgh Festivals in the latest experiment from its Research & Development tea
13/04/2017
JVC JY-HM360 Handheld Camcorder Makes The Perfect Live Event Companion
JVC has introduced the JY-HM360 handheld HD camcorder, ideal for use by event videographers. It features a 1/2.3-inch 18.9 megapixel back-illuminated
15/09/2017
GLOOKAST Delivers Live Ingest Control At IBC
GLOOKAST has announced that it will be launching Gloobox LiveOps, a multiviewer-based live ingest control application, at IBC. Gloobox LiveOps allows
13/09/2017
Axon To Demo Live IP Interoperability At IBC
With IP now a reality, there are still challenges to overcome, such as fast and seamless switching, network management and IP control and monitoring.
07/09/2017
Groovy Gecko Provides Live Video Services To Lumos
Groovy Gecko has delivered a live video stream for the latest fundraising campaign of J.K. Rowling's children's charity, Lumos. The fundraising event
17/08/2017
GMIT Launch Enhanced RelayCaster For Live Content Contribution
GMIT will showcase its newly acquired RelayCaster and CodecCaster products for the first time at IBC2017 since acquiring the technology of Motama GmbH
16/08/2017
Barix Audio Bring Live Cosmic Radio Garden To Montana's KFGM
Bringing her unique freeform radio style to Missoula Community Radio listeners over the airwaves and online, veteran deejay Nancy Walton is using Bari
20/07/2017
Production News : BBC Announces New Live Broadcast Music Show
The BBC has announced a brand new six-part music series to be broadcast live on BBC One this autumn and featuring the biggest UK and international mus
07/07/2017
TNP Broadcasts Live For PoloCam TV
TNP Broadcast has provided IP Uplinks, signal routing and multiple feeds using its new IP VR360 Uplink and 4K production vehicle for the 2017 Queens C
28/06/2017
d3 Technologies Helps Brand ITV Studios' Live Sports Programming
d3 Technologies' together with White Light, London, have created the first d3 on-set projection mapped TV studio, using the d3 2x2plus and two d3 4x4p
12/12/2019
Sony's Simple Live Streaming Service Now Available
Sony has announced that its Simple Live Streaming service, a new proposition for users to streamline the process of acquiring live content, will be av
04/07/2017
Chilean TV Channel Produces FIFA Football In Russia Live
Clear-Com® has announced that the Chilean national broadcaster, Red Televisiva Megavision S.A. (Mega), uses Eclipse digital matrix system with IP-enab
23/03/2020
Video Return Feeds – Their Value In Live Broadcast Production
With so many live events being broadcast to cover the vast amount of News, Sport and Entertainment available now, you need to ensure that your field c