The Week: Media news - Sky's Picnic under scrutiny

Ofcom is considering a move to force BSkyB to offer its sports and movie channels to rivals if it is to allow Sky to launch its Picnic pay-TV offering on digital terrestrial TV.

Ofcom is also conducting consultations on Picnic and into whether Sky has unfair influence in the pay-TV market, and wants to consider whether offering its channels to rivals could solve all of the issues raised.