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Important decisions affecting two of the UK’s public service broadcasters are pending, according to media reports over the weekend.

Following Ofcom’s green light, 15 out of 20 local TV channels owned by That’s TV will have local news produced from outside their area.

Ofcom has found Channel 4’s disaster recovery system to be lacking, as broadcaster crashes off-air again. The regulator will now look at how broadcasters can avoid ending up in this situation again.

Hopes for rapid restoration of subtitles across Channel 4’s other services after progress over the weekend, exactly one month on from a major incident that knocked out Channel 4.

A business led by Lord Michael Grade and ITV have been named as the frontrunners to buy Channel 4. A consultation over the future of the state-owned broadcaster launched in the summer.

Pop-up news channel to run from 1-12th November, offering live coverage of all the sessions at the much-heralded event in Glasgow.