Virgin Media, part owned by Oxfordshire's Richard Branson, is to be sold to US tycoon John Malone's Liberty Global in a deal worth more than twelve million pounds.
The company supplies almost five million households in the UK. Richard Branson will reportedly make around $316 million from the buyout.
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