Why these are worrying times for British F1 fans

Why these are worrying times for British F1 fans

With the final year of the shared TV deal between Sky and Channel 4 under way, broadcasting expert JAMES ALLEN voices his fears for the future of F1 on British screens

I worry for the British Formula 1 fan.

This will be the last season when he or she will be able to watch races live on free-to-air TV before the sport disappears behind a paywall on Sky Sports in 2019, with only highlights plus the live British GP required to be on a free-to-air channel.

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