2001 in Scottish television

This is a list of events in Scottish television from 2001.

List of years in Scottish television (Table)
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EventsEdit

JanuaryEdit

  • No events.

FebruaryEdit

MarchEdit

  • 30 March – The nightly Scottish opt-out of BBC Choice, BBC Choice Scotland, ends and shortly after, BBC Two's variants for Scotland are made available to digital viewers for the first time.

AprilEdit

  • No events.

MayEdit

  • No events.

JuneEdit

JulyEdit

  • 27 July – The digital channel S2 closes following a deal with ITV Digital to screen ITV2 in Scotland.

AugustEdit

  • 11 August
    • ITV in England and Wales changes its name to ITV1, due to the growing number of other ITV services, including ITV2, ITV Digital, and the ITV Sport Channel, which launches on the same day. STV and Grampian are among the channels to retain their pre-ITV1 identities.
    • BBC Scotland's Saturday afternoon football results show is renamed Sportscene Results. It also becomes a programme in its own right as its predecessor, Afternoon Sportscene, had been an opt-out from Grandstand's Final Score segment.

SeptemberEdit

OctoberEdit

  • No events.

NovemberEdit

  • No events.

DecemberEdit

  • No events.

Television seriesEdit

Ending this yearEdit

DeathsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "New Detective Series For BBC Scotland". Broadcast. 23 February 2001. Retrieved 11 March 2014.