The Week: Media News - Ofcom delays Sky launch

BSkyB's plan to launch a pay-per-view service on Freeview has been dealt a blow after Ofcom asked the broadcaster to provide additional information on its proposal. Sky wants to launch its new service, which will replace three of its free-to-air channels with premium channels including Premiership football content, in the summer, but is now likely to have to delay the launch as Ofcom investigates further.