Immediate Media

British media companies

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Immediate Media Company Limited is a combined publishing house containing the former assets of Origin Publishing, Magicalia and BBC Magazines. It was formed on 1 November 2011.

Immediate also owns the home shopping tv channel business Jewellery Maker.

German publisher Hubert Burda Media acquired the company in January 2017.

OwnerHubert Burda Media UK
Former namesBBC Magazines
Origin Publishing

Titles owned

BBC Countryfile
BBC Good Food
BBC Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine
Bob the Builder
Cbeebies Weekly
Crafts for Children
Cross Stitch Card Shop
Cross Stitch Crazy
Cross Stitch Gold
Cross Stitch Quick
Gardeners' World Magazine
Girl talk
Hair Ideas
BBC History Magazine
HMV Choice
Homes and Antiques
It's on the Net
Jewellery Maker
Junior Pregnancy & Baby
Koi, Ponds & Gardens
Match of the Day Magazine
Military Modelling
Model Engineers Workshop
Perfect Wedding
Practical Parenting
Practical Woodworking
Radio Control Models and Electronics
Radio Times
Sky at Night Magazine
BBC Top Gear
Top of the Pops
Toybox teach me
220 Triathlon
BBC Wildlife
The Woodturner
The Woodworker
The World of Cross Stitching
Your Hair

Contact Immediate Media

Postal addressVineyard House
44 Brook Green
W6 7BT
Telephone+44 20 7150 5000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@immediate_media (5,646 followers) compare
FacebookImmediate Media Co. (1,865 likes) compare

Latest news stories

'Its soul was lost somewhere': inside the demise of NME
The Guardian - published 14 March 2018, 6.41am edt
The i's deputy arts editor Bernadette McNulty has died aged 43
Press Gazette - published 9 March 2018, 9.07am est
“You know exactly what you’re getting every week.”
TV Tonight - published 1 March 2018, 12.20am est
Renewed: Delicious
TV Tonight - published 13 February 2018, 12.55pm est


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