Channel 5 is a British commercial television network. It was launched in 1997, and was the fifth national terrestrial analogue network in the United Kingdom after BBC One, BBC Two, ITV, and Channel 4, but before the now defunct Six TV (and seventh overall including Welsh-language channel S4C in Wales). It is generally the fifth-placed network in the country in audience share, and has been since its inception.
Channel 5 – Most recent recorded broadcasts
"I'm Going To Fund Your Business!" | UK North & South Divide | Rich House Poor House | Channel 5
"My Disabled Brother Was Murdered" | The Nightmare Neighbour Next Door | Channel 5
How Were The Egyptian Pyramids Built? | Egypt's Unexplained Files | Channel 5 #AncientHistory
"My Boyfriend Slept With My Neighbour!" | The Nightmare Neighbour Next Door | Channel 5
Rich Funding Guru Invests Money In A Broke Single Mum | Rich House Poor House | Channel 5
4-Year-Old Gypsy Watches His Dad's Brutal Cage Fight | Gypsy Kids: Our Secret World | Channel 5
Grandma Is Spat At & Attacked Over A Parking Space | The Nightmare Neighbour Next Door | Channel 5
A Rich Kid's Shocking Visit To The Former Gun Capital Of The UK | Rich Kids Go Skint | Channel 5
Rich Kid Thinks Poor People Are Like Dirt | Rich Kids Go Skint | Channel 5
Nero: The Last & Cruellest Roman Emperor | Eight Days That Made Rome | Channel 5 #AncientHistory
Channel 5, like all of the public service broadcasters, broadcast a wide variety of programming. The channel mainly broadcasts entertainment programming, such as reality television, game shows and imported American drama. The channel broadcasts sports events not covered by other broadcasters and also broadcasts its own news service, 5 News, which is produced by ITN.