This category is open to all specialist or niche digital channels not covered in other categories and must serve a clearly identifiable audience or have a genre or thematic basis.
Judges will look for innovation, creative programming, scheduling as well as a clear appeal to its specialist audience.
Evidence of audience appreciation, targeted marketing, viewing figures and overall strength of the channel’s brand and content will support a successful entry.
The channel must not be one of the original terrestrial channels, so BBC1, BBC2, ITV1, Channel 4 and Channel 5 are excluded
All entries must relate to the period between 1 January 2018 and 1 April 2019, with the first episode of the series having it’s first transmission during these dates.
Cost per entry £270 (ex. VAT)