New Studio for Sky Sports News

HomeSky SportsNew Studio for Sky Sports News
Sunday 3 July 2011 • 6 Comments
News Update

Sky Sports News has today begun broadcasting from their brand new studio based in Sky Studios (Harlequin 1).

Sky Studios is Sky’s new £233m broadcast and production facility which will become home to 1,300 of Sky’s production and playout staff. It has 8 Studios, with the biggest studio twice the size of its current largest studio.

Andy Cairns, Executive Editor of Sky Sports News said: “The move to our new home represents the biggest and most important element in our continuing drive to provide viewers with the most up to date and comprehensive sports news service available.

“The world of sports news has changed beyond all measure since August 1998. Fans are no longer satisfied with five minutes of sports updates at the end of the 9 o’clock news, they want a full picture of what’s happening now and Sky Sports News provides this whether they are in front of a TV, computer, or using a phone.

“And the way sports news is covered has changed as well. With the huge investment we’ll not only have a new look studio but we’ll have a modern newsroom that will help us provide an even faster, newsier and more polished service.

“We’re passionate about delivering the best sports news to our viewers. We’ll have reporters live wherever possible covering breaking news and the biggest stories of the moment. All in high definition.”

Good Morning Sports Fans with [[Mike Wedderburn]] and [[Kirsty Gallacher]] kicked off the new era on Sky Sports News.

Sky Sports News new studio 2011 with Kirsty Gallacher and Mike Wedde (3)

Sky Sports News new studio 2011 with Kirsty Gallacher and Mike Wedde (6)

Sky Sports News new studio 2011 with Kirsty Gallacher and Mike Wedde (10)

Sky Sports News new studio 2011 with Kirsty Gallacher and Mike Wedde (16)

Sky Sports News new studio 2011 with Kirsty Gallacher and Mike Wedde (22)

capture 07 34 12 527

capture 07 32 58 38

capture 07 34 40 831

capture 08 02 25 275

capture 11 22 25 12

capture 12 56 10 404

capture 12 56 16 844

capture 12 56 47 975

capture 12 57 09 891



sky-sports-super-sunday-2016

West Ham United host Southampton in the Premier League this afternoon. The match takes place at the Olympic Stadium and will be shown exclusively live on Sky Sports’ Super Sunday. The Hammers will look to perform better than they did in their previous home league fixture, when they let a two-goal lead slip against Watford, before ultimately falling to a… Read more

wwe-clash-of-champions-wweclash-charlotte-kevin-owens-rusev-the-new-day

WWE will host its Clash of Champions pay-per-view event this Sunday. It’ll take place at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana, and will be the first WWE event under the Clash of Champions chronology, replacing Night of Champions. It will also be the first Raw branded event following the second WWE brand extension in July 2016. Seven matches have… Read more

BBC Match of the Day 2014 - Presentation (25)

The running order for this week’s edition of BBC Match of the Day is as follows: 1. Manchester United v Leicester City; 2. Swansea City v Manchester City; 3. Arsenal v Chelsea; 4. Liverpool v Hull City. 5. Sunderland v Crystal Palace; 6. Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur; 7. Bournemouth v Everton; 8. Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion. The programme… Read more

BT Sport Promo 2014 - The Cool People to Watch Football With (9)

Arsenal host Chelsea in the Premier League this evening. The match, staged at the Emirates, will be shown exclusively live on BT Sport 1. The Gunners have failed to beat Chelsea in their last nine league encounters, losing six and drawing three. Arsene Wenger’s side have had four players sent off in their last five Premier League meetings with Chelsea… Read more

Football Sky Sports

Sky Sports will broadcast live Premier League football this afternoon as Manchester United host Leicester City. The match takes place at Old Trafford, as Jose Mourinho’s Red Devils host the champions. This will be the second meeting of the campaign between these teams, having already faced each other in the FA Community Shield at Wembley Stadium. United came out on… Read more

Sky Sports NFL

Week three of the 2016 NFL season gets underway this evening with the Thursday Night Football at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts as the New England Patriots host Houston Texans (1.30am Fri morn). Both of these sides reached the play-offs last season, with the Patriots narrowly losing 20-18 to eventual Super Bowl-winners Denver Broncos in the AFC Conference Championship, and… Read more

EFL Cup Sky Sports

Sky Sports will broadcast the EFL Cup clash between Northampton Town and Manchester United this evening as the third round fixtures conclude. The contest takes place at Sixfields Stadium and will be shown on Sky Sports 1, Now TV and Sky Go. The Cobblers have already eliminated one Premier League side, overcoming West Bromwich Albion on penalties in the previous… Read more

EFL Cup Sky Sports

The Premier League champions Leicester City host Chelsea in the English Football League Cup this evening. The third round fixture takes place at the King Power Stadium and will be shown exclusively live on Sky Sports. Due to their involvement in the Champions League, Leicester received a bye to this round, while Chelsea made a rare appearance in round two,… Read more

tv-newsroom-156

Week two of the National Football League continues today with a triple-header of live action on Sky Sports. It starts at 6.00pm with Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers. This AFC North clash takes place at Heinz Field. The second contest of the evening comes from the LA Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles as the Rams take on their NFC West… Read more

BBC MOTD

The running order for this week’s edition of BBC Match of the Day is as follows: 1. West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United; 2. Manchester City v Bournemouth; 3. Hull City v Arsenal. 4. Everton v Middlesbrough; 5. Leicester City v Burnley; 6. Chelsea v Liverpool. The programme is live on BBC One and BBC One HD from 10.30pm… Read more

Latest News
Latest Pres
Funnies
Sports Coverage
Recent Comments