GB News to launch at 8.00pm on Sunday 13th June 2021

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GB News today announced their launch date.

The channel will go live at 8.00pm on Sunday 13th June with a special programme “Welcome to GB News”.

Spearheaded by former BBC journalist, Andrew Neil, the channel will be available on Freeview channel 236, Sky channel 515, Virgin Media channel 626, YouView 236, Freesat HD 216, and on mobile & online.

Andrew Neil leads the evening line-up with the prime time news and interview programme ‘Andrew Neil’ while former apprentice winner Michelle Dewberry hosts ‘Dewbs & Co’ every weeknight.

Dan Wootton will front ‘Tonight Live with Dan Wootton’ five nights a week, while broadcaster Nana Akua will host ‘Tonight Live with Nana Akua’.

Neil Oliver will host ‘Neil Oliver Live’, while comedian Andrew Doyle will host ‘Free Speech Nation’.

Alastair Stewart will anchor ‘Alastair Stewart & Friends’. Colin Brazier and Mercy Muroki are teaming up to host a show together, as are Gloria De Piero and Liam Halligan.

Simon McCoy and Alex Phillips will co-host an afternoon programme, while the morning show will be fronted by Kirsty Gallacher, Recebba Hutson, Nana Akua, Inaya Folarin Iman, Darren McCaffrey and Rosie Wright.

A placeholder for the channel is already live on FreeView and FreeSat

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