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Free to air movies focused on true stories and films that touch the heart.

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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'

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True Movies        

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

Official site: See the link icon True Movies website.

From Wikipedia: The channel is aimed especially at the female viewer dedicated to true to life drama films, which are mostly made-for-TV movies in origin. It shows movies from a range of cinematic genres including romance, crime, drama and docusoaps, all of which are based on real life events. The was renamed as True Movies 1 during November 2010. - link icon read more about True Movies on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Tuesday, 22 March 2016
Elizabeth Murray
11:37 PM

Daphne turner: what has happened to channel 82 true movies l loved this channel and it's just disappeared today March 22nd 2016 !!!!!

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Elizabeth Murray's 1 post GB
Wednesday, 23 March 2016
2:57 PM

Elizabeth Murray :
I feel the same way and cannot find any answers on the tru websites. I hope that this is temporary.

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DJC's 1 post GB

6:21 PM

DJC / Elizabeth Murray : True Movies (82) has now been removed from Freeview listings with the exception of the Manchester area covered by Winter Hills (low powered) G-Man multiplex transmitting on C57.

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jb38's 7,179 posts GB
Thursday, 24 March 2016
3:40 AM

DJC: Can someone please explain why channel 82 has disappeared from freeview? Was watching it yesterday then it went black said something like invalid channel & skipped to channel 8? What is that all about, I have re tuned it twice yet still no true movies1...? Us This permanent? Thanks

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kate's 1 post GB
Irene williams
9:00 AM

Yes same problem no longer can view true movies channel 82. ....missing it already

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Irene williams's 1 post GB
Friday, 25 March 2016
7:34 AM

True movies 1 where are you? Are you coming back?

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Michelle's 1 post GB
Mrs abbas
4:12 PM

Why has true movies disappeared. PLEASE BRING IT BACK

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Mrs abbas's 2 posts GB
Mrs abbas
4:13 PM

Desperate to have channel 82 back

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Mrs abbas's 2 posts GB
Wednesday, 30 March 2016
stewart williamson
11:52 AM

dear sir /madam i live in west side of edinburgh and i have lost true movie channel 82 on freeview can you tell me if this cannel is off the air thanking you mr williamson

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stewart williamson's 1 post GB
Rosemarie baker
1:46 PM

I live in south Wales and have lost true movies 1, how can I get it back

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Rosemarie baker's 1 post GB
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