Leading the evolution of television

The DTG is the centre for collaboration at the heart of the digital TV industry. More than 125 companies are members of the DTG, and collectively we drive innovation and growth in the television and technology sectors.

We're the only impartial space of its kind in the UK, and the joint expertise from DTG Members continues to define the technologies that make the UK a world-leading TV industry and ensure market interoperability.

Tesco planning to sell or close down Blinkbox

Eight-year-old video service is understood to be sold or shut down by Tesco, just three years after the retailer acquired an 80% stake in Blinkbox from former owners Eden Ventures and Nordic Venture Partners.

Blinkbox offers more than 10,000 films and TV shows on devices including PCs, Macs and tablets, and has content licensing deals with partners including BBC Worldwide, Channel 4 and film studios such as Fox and Universal.

Sophie Turner Laing to run merged Shine & Endemol group

Former BSkyB content chief Sophie Turner Laing will take charge of merged Endemol and Shine global TV production business.

Turner Laing, one of the most powerful female executives in media, had overall responsibility for non-sport Sky content until earlier this month, overseeing the launch of Sky Atlantic, Sky Living and Sky Arts during her 11 year tenure. She joined Sky in 2003 from the BBC, where she held a number of senior roles, including acting director of television.

DTG thanks Emma Scott for her contribution to UK digital TV

The Digital TV Group (DTG) has paid tribute to Freesat Managing Director Emma Scott, who is standing down seven years after launching Britain's free satellite TV platform.

Scott was launch director for Freesat at the BBC from 2006 and has seen the free TV service grow to become the main TV service in almost two million British homes.