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Another chance to watch your favourite shows an hour later on Challenge +1

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How to Watch: Challenge +1

Below is a list of all the television and radio channels that you can watch in the UK using one of the free services: DAB (for radio), Freeview, Sky No Card - Sky without a viewing card (Freesat from Sky (or fSfS)) and Freesat.. Where a channel can be watched for free, the channel number is listed below. In addition, if you can watch (or listen) immediately online, press the button in the "web" column.

As some channels are exclusive to one service alone, you may need to get receive more than one service to get all the channels you want. The coverage for Freeview differs too - those channels not provided by the public service "Freeview Light" transmitters the current coverage shown thus (54%), taken from Connected Nations Report 2017: Data analysis'

Key: wb_sunny daytime; watch_later nighttime; account_box funded from the TV License; flags show Freeview channel limits.
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Challenge +1        

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations. For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the link icon Challenge +1 page.

Official site: See the link icon Challenge +1 website.

From Wikipedia: The channel mostly transmits repeats of programmes acquired from UK terrestrial channel archives e.g. From its launch on 1 September 1993 to 2 February 1997, the channel aired shows from a mixture of genres, mainly sitcoms, game shows, dramas and entertainment. It was claimed that the channel produced more original series worldwide than any other cable or satellite network. - link icon read more about Challenge +1 on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Wednesday, 6 August 2014
11:08 PM

please make +1 on freeview rv please

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richard's 1 post GB
Sunday, 8 September 2019
2:10 PM


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Kathryn's 2 posts US
2:16 PM


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Kathryn's 2 posts US
Thursday, 4 June 2020
11:54 AM

What is the reason why Challenge +1 closed?

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Mike's 1 post GB

1:38 PM

Mike: To save money, as fewer viewers are watching +1 channels compared to a few years ago and most programmes are available on catchup. With the current decline in advertising revenue we may well see other +1 channels close over the next few months.

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StevensOnln1's 3,510 posts GB
Sunday, 7 June 2020
Frank Hogan
8:23 PM

It Should Be The other Way Round. More Channels Should Have +1 Option.
And Especially in These Challenging,(No Pun Intended) Times
Frank Hogan

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