|Channel 6 Logo|
|Owned by||Television Wessex and Cornwall|
|Country||United Kingdom of Wessex and Cornwall|
|Broadcast area||Wessex and Cornwall|
|Sister channel(s)|| Channel 10|
The Channel was orginally set up to provide a Sixth television channel in Wessex and Cornwall following the launch of the WBC and TV4 channels in 1972.
Channel 6 buys all of its programming independent from itself, a large amount of which is from independent production companies vying for broadcasting.
Channel 6 buys all of its programming independent from itself. A lot of its programming includes documentaries, such as the controversial series, 'Private Eye' which comments of issues such as Welfare and Benefits, Political Corruption and other controversial topics. Other programming includes
Channel 6 broadcasts national international news only with no local news suppliers. News and Weather is broadcast at 1pm, 6:30pm and 10pm.