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Facts and stats

W is an entertainment channel "all about big decisions, stories about life-changing choices" according to channel owner UKTV.

The channel replaced BBC Three for same day repeat episodes of soap drama EastEnders.

Launched7 October 2008
Former namesWatch
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

Contact W

Postal addressGreat Portland Street
Telephone+44 20 7299 5000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@wchannel (25,406 followers) compare
FacebookW Channel (97,258 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.
Instagramliveonw (1,488 followers) compare


Steve North Station Manager

…at UKTV

Claire Astley HR Director
Darren Childs Chief Executive Officer
Emma Tennant Controller
Jan Gooze-Zijl Chief Financial and Operations Officer
Keith Porritt Executive Director of Commercial
Simon Michaelides Marketing Director

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