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Press ReleasesCommunity Channel's Press Office

Here are Community Channel's most recent Press Releases. You can find out all about what is happening at one of the UK's most exciting digital tv stations.

If you've got a press enquiry about the Channel, contact James Matheson or Rhiannon Clarke at info@communitychannel.org or call on 0207 874 7908.

Latest Press Releases:

ACTOR DAMIEN LEWIS PRESENTS BOLIVIA FOR SALE AS PART OF FAIRTRADE FORTNIGHT ON COMMUNITY CHANNEL

07 March 06

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COMMUNITY CHANNEL CELEBRATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY WITH A RANGE OF EXCLUSIVE PROGRAMMING

21 February 06

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COMMUNITY CHANNEL LAUNCHES UK-WIDE SEARCH FOR SOCIAL ACTIVISTS IN NEW ‘ACTIV8’ CAMPAIGN

17 February 06

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COMMUNITY CHANNEL CELEBRATES STUDENT VOLUNTEERING WEEK WITH "UNIVERSITY OF LIFE"

16 February 06

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DIRECTOR'S CUT: EXCLUSIVE NEW SERIES INTERVIEWS THE DIRECTORS BEHIND EXTRAORDINARY CHANNEL 4 DOCUMENTARIES

01 February 05

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ROBERT REDFORD PRESENTS UK PREMIERE OF 'THE NEW HEROES' ON COMMUNITY CHANNEL

05 January 06

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SENT 2 COVENTRY - NEW TV SHOW EXPLORES THE CITY'S DIVERSE CULTURE

07 December 05

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LESS TRIVIAL CHRISTMAS PURSUITS FROM COMMUNITY CHANNEL

06 December 05

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WAS 2005 A FLASH IN A PAN? OR WAS IT THE YEAR WE CHANGED?
16 December 05

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‘ABNORMALLY FUNNY PEOPLE’: HOW A GROUP OF DISABLED COMEDIANS TOOK ON THE EDINBURGH FRINGE 2005
01 December 05

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FIRST UP– THE WINNER'S STORY: YOUNG BAND WINS RECORDING TIME AT ABBEY ROAD STUDIOS

30 November 05

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COMMUNITY CHANNEL SIGNS UP TO CREATIVE ARCHIVE LICENCE GROUP
25 November 05

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JON SNOW INTERVIEWS LENNY HENRY AND TANNI GREY-THOMSON IN NEW SERIES FOR COMMUNITY CHANNEL
16 November 05

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World Aids Day 2005 on Community Channel
24 November 05

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*MOSQUE: A NEW TV SERIES ON COMMUNITY CHANNEL UNCOVERS HOW BRITISH MUSLIMS LIVE AND WHAT THEY REALLY BELIEVE*
28 October 05

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*COMMUNITY CHANNEL COMMISSIONS NEW SERIES OF ‘JON SNOW INTERVIEWS’ AS PART OF NEW PROGRAMMING SLATE*
20 October 05

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*ASIA QUAKE APPEAL: TV CHANNELS UNITE TO LET VIEWERS DONATE VIA RED BUTTON*
14 October 05

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*RHS BRITAIN IN BLOOM – EXCLUSIVELY ON COMMUNITY CHANNEL*
14 October 05

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*October 2005 Highlights. Black History Month*
01 September 05

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*Get 'Up Close' to celebrities in Community Channel's With a Little Help from My Friends Day*
31 August 05

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*Unsecured – the story of debt in the UK*
26 August 05

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*Beach Lovers: the volunteer saviours of the seaside*
09 August 05

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*TV Viewers can use the red button to donate to the Niger Crisis Appeal*
04 August 05

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*Africa Season features on Community Channel*
24 June 05

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*Year of the Volunteer 2005 launched campaign to raise a billion minutes*
21 June 05

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*He's the only clown in the village: Kingsley goes to Sri Lanka to help the tsunami children*
20 June 05

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*Community Channel re-brands as Channel for Positive Change*
13 June 05

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*Community Channel viewers press red to volunteer in a world first for interactive TV*
24 May 05

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*Community Channel Announces Nick Ware as new Channel Controller*
17 May 05

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*MadforArts headlines Arts Week on Community Channel*
April 27th 2005


Arts Week Images

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*Local lady Merlynn White nominated as Star Volunteers in upcoming TV show*
April 19th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*John Lewis’s Sheffield store gives professional advice to local charity Shop in upcoming new TV show*
April 11th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*‘The Salesman on the side of the angels’ stars in upcoming TV show*
April 6th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*Charity Champions - BBC produces first showcase series for Community Channel*
April 5th 2005


Charity Champions Images

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*Local lads nominated as Star Volunteers in upcoming TV show*
March 30th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*Putting the chic into charity – new TV series reveals all*
March 17th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*Community Channel commissions 4x30’ of ‘Charity Chic’, a factual entertainment series giving a fascinating insight into the world of charity shops*
March 4th 2005


Charity Chic Images

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*Gordon Brown Supports New opportunities for young volunteers*
March 4th 2005


Gordon Brown Images

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*Gordon Brown supports funded gap year for volunteers*
February 11th 2005


Gordon Brown Images

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*Media industry unites to support year of the volunteer*
February 9th 2005


Breakfast Images

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*Local inspiring volunteer interviewed by Jon Snow*
February 4th 2005


Esther O'Callaghan Images

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*Jon Snow hosts new series on inspiring volunteers*
January 27th 2005


Jon Snow Images

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*Twiggy finds her passion on the Community Channel*
January 21st 2005


Twiggy Images

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*Scottish student volunteers feature in tsunami Aid releaf TV programme*
January 19th 2005


Tsunami Images

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*What are you expecting for Christmas?
This year, the Community Channel is serving up everything you’d expect from a traditional Christmas
*
December 13th 2004


Christmas Programming Images

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*An Alternative Queen's Christmas Message to be broadcast on the Community Channel*
December 9th 2004


Alison Lapper Images

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*The Community Channel dedicates 24 hours of programming to AIDS/HIV for Worls Aids Day*
November 25th 2004


World Aids Day Images

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* First Up - The Finals, Music stars join finalists in Cruelty Free Talent Show*
November 16th 2004


First Up Image Library

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* New PR and Marketing Team signed up to support the Community Channel *
November 1st 2004

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* First Up Talent Show Finalists Announced *
September 20th 2004

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* Media Industry unites to support the Community Channel *
September 6th 2004

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* Charity TV gets the Red Button *
September 1st 2004

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* New Freeview Breakfast slot for Charity TV *
August 26th 2004

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* Charity TV Reaches Million *
July 28th 2004


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