We've hoped for a while that murmurs of BBC Three moving online would come to nothing. A lot are snotty about BBC Three and question why we need it, but those people are missing the point of the channel completely. We at the CustardTV are really saddened by the decision the BBC Trust has confirmed today saying that the channel will move online as early as February next year. Current BBC Three controller Damien Kavanagh has insisted in a new BBC blog that the move hails 'exciting times' for the channel, but we question whether the move will just mean a dumbbing down of the channels flagship documentary series and bold comedy.
The blog from BBC Blogs reads as follows: