Channel 4 reveals winning city for national HQ
Leeds has been chosen as the new home for Channel 4, in a major boost to the city's digital and media sector.
The announcement ends more than 18 months of active lobbying from UK cities after the broadcaster confirmed plans to move part of its operations out of London.
However despite the label of "national HQ", the Leeds base will be smaller than Channel 4's existing base at Horseferry Road, which will become known as its "London HQ".
Around 300 of Channel 4's 800 jobs will move out of London. The majority will come to Leeds... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...