Media: Chatter

"We hope that any new management would take a more rational and credible approach and return to serious commercial negotiations." - BSkyB comments on the potential change in Virgin Media ownership

"Winning this licence is a significant strategic milestone for Channel 4 and we are incredibly excited by the opportunity it represents." - Andy Duncan, the Channel 4 chief executive, on winning the second DAB digital radio national commercial multiplex

"Today's acquisitions strengthen our publishing reach in a region demonstrating strong economic growth where digital opportunities are particularly attractive." - Michael Pelosi, the MD of Northcliffe Media, part of Daily Mail & General Trust, on buying 25 Trinity Mirror regional papers.