Who would blame E4 for trying to capitalise on BBC Three moving online-only? It has been well documented that both E4 and ITV2 will benefit from the closure of BBC Three on television, and it appears to be relishing the initial recommendation from the BBC Trust.
“E4… soon to be the UK’s only free channel for 16-24 year olds that isn’t ending up online where no one can see it” pic.twitter.com/F4XlB7qOuu
— #SaveBBC3 (@SaveBBCThree) July 7, 2015
When E4 and bosses at ITV2 are making it clear the risk BBC management is taking surely it’s time for a rethink?