British Muslim TV will be launching in mid-June on Sky Digital, BizAsia can confirm.
The channel will showcase lifestyle and entertainment programmes targeting Muslims living in the UK. Talking to BizAsia, the channel said, “We are identifiably British in our ethos and programming. The primary narrative is Confidently Muslim – Comfortably British. We will also be completely non-sectarian – we will showcase all things Muslim and all things British.”
British Muslim TV will broadcast as a permanent service and not just for Ramadan.
British Muslim TV will launch on Tuesday 10th June. An EPG is number is yet to be confirmed, however it is likely to take EPG 860 on Sky Digital.