Sky Drops Fox News in U.K.
21st Century Fox has decided to stop airing Fox News in the U.K., ending a long-running carriage deal in Britain with pay TV giant Sky."21st Century Fox has decided to cease providing a feed of Fox News Channel in the U.K.," the conglomerate said Tuesday."Fox News is focused on the U.S. market and designed for a U.S. audience and, accordingly, it averages only a few thousand viewers across the day in the U.K."It added: "We have concluded that it is not in our commercial interest to continue providing Fox News in the U.K."A Fox representative said the news network's U.K. feed came to an end Tuesday afternoon."21st Century Fox has decided they will no longer broadcast Fox News in the U.K.," a Sky representative said. hollywoodreporter.com