TV Advertising on Sky 1

Launched in 1982, Sky1 is one of the oldest TV channels in Britain. The flagship channel in the BSkyB Network, its programming is based predominantly within the entertainment genre. A large majority of Sky1's broadcasts consist of imported American dramas, such as Revolution, Fringe and House, with many of these shows produced through the Fox Network. In addition to this, the channel also commissions UK-made shows, such as Terry Pratchett’s The Hogfather and Going Postal, with reality shows such as Road Wars and Shock Treatment also holding spots in the schedule.


Sky 1 +1


Sky 106
130 +1
Virgin Media 110

The grid below highlights the approximate cost to advertise on Sky 1, with rates varying significantly depending on many factors, primarily the size and profile of the viewing audience. The estimated costs for advertising on Sky 1 are based on buying 1 x 30 second advert and should be used as a guide only. For further information, please give us a call on 020 7352 0555, or visit our TV advertising costs form.

Time slot Example programming Est Cost 30"
Daytime Stargate Atlantis £150 - £250
Peak The Simpsons £650 - £1,150