TV Advertising on Sky News

Launched in 1989 as part of Sky Television’s original TV package, Sky News is one of foremost TV news channels in the UK. Its 24-hour broadcasting focuses predominantly on British and international news stories, with its coverage seen as highly innovative since its inception. The channel’s schedule is split into daily segments, such as Sunrise, Sky News at Ten and Sky News, Sport & Weather. The channel is also highly popular with viewers due to the interactive element of its broadcasting.




Sky 501
Virgin Media 602
Freesat 202

The grid below highlights the approximate cost to advertise on Sky News, with rates varying significantly depending on many factors, primarily the size and profile of the viewing audience. The estimated costs for advertising on Sky News 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 Sky News with Colin Brazier £200 - £400
Peak News, Sport & Weather £250 - £450