Edited by Trine Bille, Anna Mignosa and Ruth Towse
Chapter 30: BBC3 goes digital
BBC3 is a television channel in the UK that targets young people. In 2015 the BBC transferred it from over-the air broadcasting to a digital channel accessed by the BBC iPlayer catch-up service. The BBC is a public sector broadcaster (psb) and its digital policy has to comply with its psb mandate; this transfer was part of a cost-cutting policy. An article by Doyle (2016) reviewing the economics of psb and the transfer to digital provides the basis for the discussion in this chapter.
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