The Week: City News - Sky favourite to buy VMT

Sky has emerged as a clear front-runner in the race to buy Virgin Media Television, the company that owns channels including Living and Virgin 1 and the sales house ids.

Virgin's bitter rival is said to have bid £160 million for the Virgin TV business, while rival bidders, including Channel 4 and RTL, are not thought to have gone beyond £100 million.


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Digital marketing executives oversee the online marketing strategy for their organisation. They plan and execute digital (including email) marketing campaigns and design, maintain and supply content for the organisation's website(s).