Media Notes: BT Sports Appoints Red Bee Media To Provide Management Services
BT "has appointed Red Bee Media to provide playout, channel and media management services for BT’s new live sports offering, BT Sport." Set to launch this summer, the channels "will be available across the U.K." (THE DRUM, 4/25). ... Broadcaster Clare Balding "is to be honoured at the TV Baftas next month in recognition of her on-screen achievements." The presenter, who "became something of a national treasure after her prominent roles at the Olympics and Paralympics last summer, will be given the 'Special Award'" (Wolverhampton EXPRESS AND STAR, 4/28).