Source Pravda.Ru

Thousands of Britons watch black-and-white TV

 

Around 13,000 British families still use black-and-white television sets, a research conducted by TV Licensing - (a company that charges a fee for television license) said.

In the UK, TV tax makes up is 145 pounds per year ($228) for owners of color television and 49 pounds ($77) for owners of black and white TV sets. The penalty for illegal viewing makes up 1,000 pounds ($1,573 dollars). According to the organization, in 2012, more than 400,000 Britons watched TV illegally.