January launch for Channel 5 Later

December 12, 2013 20.24 Europe/London By Robert Briel

channel-5Channel 5 Later will launch in January on Freeview, Sky and Freesat. It will feature a range of its most popular shows that have been already shown on Channel 5.

The move will further expand C5′s channel portfolio, which already includes 5+1, 5USA and 5*.

Paul Dunthorne,. CEO Channel 5, said: “Our ambition is to give our viewers as many chances as possible to view our programmes – whether via devices or a new channel like 5 Later. The new channel means we can offer an ever stronger Channel 5 service to our viewers.”