U.K. broadcaster ITV has moved the upcoming finale of “Britain’s Got
Talent” to avoid a clash with TV coverage of Ariana Grande
’s “One Love Manchester” benefit concert Sunday.
The finale of the talent show will now go out a day earlier, on Saturday, at 7:30 p.m.
’s ‘One Love Manchester’ benefit concert is bringing artists and the public together, and will raise funds for the Red Cross’s Manchester Emergency Fund,” said an ITV spokesman. “ITV and ‘Britain’s Got
Talent’ have no desire to distract from this important cause, so we have taken the decision to move the ‘Britain’s Got
Talent’ final from Sunday night.”
Public broadcaster BBC is televising the concert live on flagship channel BBC One
. It cleared other programs, including “Antiques Roadshow
,” from its schedule to accommodate the coverage, which will run from 6.55 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The proceeds of the concert, which