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4seven live_tv   49 (90%) 137 127

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations. For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the link icon 4seven page.

Official site: See the link icon 4seven website.

From Wikipedia: According to Channel 4, it was created in response to its viewers saying that with so much choice they sometimes missed the best programmes, despite having PVRs and access to on demand services.1 4seven launched with 20 hours of content in the schedule per day. In the 8.00pm and 10.00pm slots the channel broadcasts a repeat of shows from the previous day that have created a critical buzz in newspapers, chatter on social media through Twitter and Facebook and reaction on the overnight log of comments kept by the broadcaster. The 11.00pm slot is used to repeat the programme shown on Channel 4 at 9.00pm, which air again on 4seven at 9.00pm the following day.2 The rest of the programmes on 4seven are reruns of the most popular ones of the week. - link icon read more about 4seven on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Freeview multiplex: 4seven is on multiplex COM5 in england flagscotland flagnorthernireland flagwales flag.

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

8:25 PM

Grant Ross: Sorry, but you won't be able to get 4seven from any relay transmitter.

You won't get any more channels from any relay transmitters - for a full explanation see Will there ever be more services on the Freeview Light transmitters? | - independent free digital TV advice please.

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Briantist's 38,904 posts GB flag
Wednesday, 11 July 2012
11:33 AM

I am in NI and have done a full retune on my Freeview. I still cannot get 4seven. Why is this?

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Darrell's 1 post GB flag
Dave Lindsay

11:42 AM

Darrell: Because 4seven is not available on Freeview until after switchover.

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