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Welcome to PBS America, the new British television channel from America's Public Broadcasting Service, available 24 hours a day, on Sky channel 534, Virgin Media 276 and now Freesat 156.

PBS is America's largest classroom, the United States' largest stage for the arts and valued window on the world. Loved for its quality output since 1969, PBS is a private, non-profit corporation funded by donations, which has been rated America's most trusted institution for more than 10 consecutive years.

Here in the UK, PBS America showcases all of PBS's best-loved and award-winning factual strands - including NOVA (science), FRONTLINE (current affairs) and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE (history) - alongside epic series from legendary storyteller Ken Burns including Jazz, The West and the remastered The Civil War.

Run by a British team based in London, PBS America marries the best new shows with treasures hand-picked from PBS's extensive archive to offer British viewers a different view of America. Explore our schedule to discover what's on now, later and next week or subscribe to our free weekly highlights email here.

Richard has worked on a wealth of digital TV channels, including GOLD, UKTV Drama, Good Food and Yesterday, in varied roles which have included marketing, on demand and broad channel management. A History graduate from Oxford University, Richard started out with Unilever managing classic British food brands like Lipton tea to Colman's Mustard.

Richard Kingbury

General Manager

Launching, building and maintaining multiplatform television brands for some of the biggest players in the UK television market, including Sky, UKTV, FX and NBC Universal, has become Rebecca's forte. She originally started out in entertainment PR, working closely with the likes of Victoria Wood, Lee Evans, Jack Dee and Davina McCall.

Rebecca Edwards

Head of Marketing & PR

Roxana Rehman

Acting Head Of Programming

Katie began her career in television is 2005, and has worked in scheduling ever since. She's since launched new channels such as Eden, as well as working on established channels such as Gold and Watch. Katie is responsible for programme selection as well as scheduling the channel.

Katie Cook

Head of Programming

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PBS America, 1st Floor,
64 Great Eastern Street,
London, EC2A 3QR