Freeview gains ITV Be, Motors TV channels this week - and Spike next year
Can Freeview just keep getting better? Photograph: ITV plc
Last night, channel 26 on Freeview (as well as Freesat 118 and Sky 179) started broadcasting ITV new female-fouced channel ITV Be.
Today, Freeview 71 will see Motors TV free-to-air
to the whole of the UK to those homes able to receive the COM7 multiplex Freeview HD extra channels. It had been on channel 240 as an "IPTV" service for those with the right box and connection.
And Viacom will replace Viva (Freeview 21) with "Spike TV" next year.
All this on top of CBS Action being live on Freeview 70, CBS Reality on 66, truTV on 68 (and +1 on 69).
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