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by Jonathan Rothwell

[LINK] While we're on the topic of blocking...

Virgin Media or Sky-owned Be Broadband customers found they were unable to access the Radio Times website last week, after the ISPs’ anti-piracy filters included the site by accident.

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But a source with knowledge of the situation has told PC Pro the block was actually due to the separate problem of shared IP addresses – and that rights holders were to blame.

No words. The Radio Times’s publishers should, frankly, be taking legal action against the filtering company for lost revenue.