BSkyB feud hurts Virgin

Clarke, Steve
May 2007
Daily Variety;5/10/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 28, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that Virgin Media is bracing for the loss of more subscribers due to a dispute with Satcaster BSkyB. The dispute led BSkyB to pull a number of its channels from the Virgin platform. Virgin reported a loss of 46,900 customers as sales dipped five percent to $2.04 million. Virgin Media chief executive officer Steve Burch said that they are flagging up the possibility that television additions may not be as strong and could be negative.


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