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BBC, ITV seek Ofcom consent to show live Euro 2016 games

Tuesday 19 April 2016 | 11:23 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom has received requests from the BBC and ITV for consent to broadcast exclusive live coverage of the UEFA European Football Championship Finals Tournament 2016. This comprises a total of 51 matches. ITV and the BBC will be sharing coverage of the Event. This is a Group A Listed Event under the Broadcasting Act 1996, and Ofcom's consent is needed for exclusive live coverage of these events. Ofcom is inviting interested parties to submit their comments by e-mail or in writing.

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Countries: United Kingdom
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