Happy 49th birthday to Doctor Who!
- Robert Llewellyn to star in A Brief History of Time Travel
- Tony Hall is the new BBC DG
- BBC1 commissions What Remains, The Escape Artist, The Great Train Robbery, Happy Valley, By Any Means and more Inspector George Gently
- BBC3 commissions Way To Go
- Channel 4 orders third series of Fresh Meat
- E4 orders third series of PhoneShop
- UKTV gets an extra Freeview slot