BBC's new TV channel for Scotland
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Tony Hall announces new BBC TV channel for Scotland

The BBC has announced plans to launch a new dedicated TV channel for Scotland.

Tony Hall said £19m a year would be invested in the project which will include an integrated news hour at 9 o'clock, describing it as "a channel for Scotland".

The director general also said there would be an additional £20m a year for programme commissions for the UK network.

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