GB News is a free-to-air television and radio news channel in the United Kingdom. The channel is available on Freeview, Freesat, Sky, YouView, Virgin Media and via the internet. Since 4 January 2022, an audio simulcast of the station has been available on DAB+ radio.
Announced in September 2020 and launched in June 2021, the channel was founded with £60 million in funding, the majority of which was provided by American television conglomerate Discovery, Inc., Dubai based investment firm Legatum, and British investor Sir Paul Marshall. It was set up with the aim of broadcasting “original news, opinion and debate”, with a mix of news coverage and opinion-based content. GB News is right-leaning on political issues.