A post on the New Statesman blog has led Twitter, a medium which the show embraced, to the conclusion that 10 O’Clock Live has been axed after pulling in a modest 4% audience share for its eighth show. While the thought of Charlie Brooker pleading, Alan Partridge style, with Channel 4 commissioners is certainly amusing, things […]

Channel 4’s 10 O’Clock Live gets under way in less than an hour and the seven-minute discussion slot will be filled today by two beasts of the online jungle. Hannah Lownsbrough of web-based campaign outfit 38 Degrees will be going head-to-head with Harry Cole of Tory Bear Guido Fawkes’ blog on the tricky subject of selling all our […]

With a bigger audience than ITV’s coverage of 6-7th May (sorry Guido Fawkes and Will Straw), Channel 4’s Alternative Election Night drew more than 1.6 million viewers. Endemol have now adapted the format into a 15-week series going head-to-head with the BBC’s pedestrian nightly news bulletin. Anchored by David “Peep Show” Mitchell alongside Charlie Brooker, […]