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– Decide on the name Gusto for my channel. Aimed at 15- 35 year olds showing entertainment programming (similar to E4, T4, BBC Three).



– Decided on an entertainment theme- game show, comedy, reality, soap, music and news.
– Using an online thesaurus to find interesting words (related to entertainment) to be used as a channel name.

Main Entry: Entertainment
Part of Speech: noun
Definition: amusement, pleasure
Synonyms: ball, bash, big time, blast, blow out, celebration, cheer, clambake, delight, dissipation, distraction, diversion, divertissement, enjoyment, feast, frolic, fun, fun and games, gaiety, game, good time, grins, high time, laughs, leisure activity, lots of laughs, merriment, merrymaking, party, pastime, picnic, play, recreation, regalement, relaxation, relief, revelry, satisfaction, shindig, sport, spree, surprise, treat, wingding

Main Entry: Enjoyment
Part of Speech: noun
Definition: delight in something
Synonyms: amusement, delectation, diversion, enjoying, entertainment, fruition, fun, gladness, gratification, gusto, happiness, hedonism, indulgence, joy, loving, luxury, pleasure, recreation, rejoicing, relaxation, relish, satisfaction, savor, self-indulgence, sensuality, thrill, triumph, verve, zest

– Look at existing TV channel names
– Research programme types and Channel themes


Blighty is a rebrand of UKTV People, shown on Sky 534 and Virgin media 206. Re-launched on the 17th February 2009, the programmes are based around British people and their culture. They include The Apprentice, Seaside Rescue, Traffic cops and Britain from above. Blighty is the latest of the UKTV channels to be rebranded along with Yesterday, Eden, Alibi and Watch. And in case you didn’t know, Blighty is slang for Britain. blog link