Dave (formerly UKTV G2) is a television channel broadcasting in the United Kingdom and Ireland owned by UKTV. The channel is available on satellite, cable, IPTV and Freeview platforms. The channel took the name Dave in 2007, but the broadcast service had been on air under various identities and formats since 1998.


The UK Gold subsidiary channel was again relaunched with a completely new programme line-up and renamed UKG2 on 12 November 2003.


Dave: 2007-2014

On 15 October 2007, UKTV rebranded UKTV G2 to 'Dave', with the channel being available free-to-air on digital terrestrial platform, Freeview, replacing UKTV Bright Ideas.


Dave: 2014-

Presentation on Dave was refreshed on Tuesday, 29th April 2014. The refresh created by Red Bee Media, includes more than 40 programme idents, new stings...


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