A new local television station for Cardiff launches tomorrow.
The new station will include a dedicated local news service, current affairs and local magazine programming.
We now actually go on air tomorrow. Ground breaking, immensely exciting. First prog recorded @theCentre to go on air at 8 Wednesday
— Made in Cardiff (@MadeInCardiffTV) October 14, 2014
The station’s parent company, Made Television have recently launched a similar channel in Bristol and have licenses for Leeds and Newcastle.
Freelance journalist, presenter and former ITV Wales correspondent Mariclare Carey-Jones is one of the experienced members of the team and will present an entertainment show called “What’s Occurrin'”.
It's official! I'm very excited to announce that I will be #presenting a new show on @MadeInCardiffTV #entertainment pic.twitter.com/DS1GGbtXG9
— Mariclare CareyJones (@mariclarecj) September 10, 2014
This is the promo video that’s currently on the channel.
The station state on their website that, “Our programmes will offer local people a space to share their stories and their passions, and get others involved in what they do”. We hope this will be another way that we can promote the village and let people know what’s going on.
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Made in Cardiff TV is available on Freeview channel 23, Sky 134 and Virgin 159. You can follow them on Twitter and Facebook.