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18 new channels on Freesat starting Thursday

Another set of channels are about to join the Freesat line up.

Another set of channels are about to join the Freesat line up.
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Freesat announces another 18 channels to start on the free-to-watch high-definition platform in the next few weeks.

From Thursday 24 July

The first set of channels, launching Thursday 24 July, features a range of entertainment, news, shopping and gaming channels including:
  • Zone Horror (136)
  • Zone Reality (138)
  • Russia Today (206)
  • The Fight Network (251)
  • Inspiration (960)
  • PitchWorld (804)
  • Gems TV (805)
  • Shop on TV (807)
  • Netplay TV (851)
  • Gala TV (861)

From Friday 1 August

The second set, to launch Friday 1 August, consists of popular radio stations, including:
  • Capital Radio (719)
  • Choice FM (720)
  • Classic fm (721)
  • XFM (723)
  • Gold (722)
  • NME Radio (newly launched, 727)
  • Insight Radio (777)
  • BFBS Radio (786)

Emma Scott of Freesat's MD said of the new channels "Following last weeks launch of BBC and ITV regional variants, these new TV and radio channels further enhance Freesats offering and provide extra choice to viewers and listeners. This is great news for Freesat customers and something we will continue to do this year and beyond."

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Friday, 18 October 2019
6:44 AM

Since the works been done on the Whitehawk mast I have no BBC or ITV channels. Ive a new Samsung TV and Ive re tuned it several times since Wednesday? What's happened and how do I fix this?

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Libby GREENWAY's 1 post GB

9:23 AM

Libby GREENWAY: Give the Freeview Advice Line a call (see link below). They should be able to arrange for a replacement wideband aerial to be fitted, free of charge if you don't have satellite or cable.

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