Freesat have today announced that UKTV’s Dave and Home, two of the UK’s best-known and highly-regarded television channels, are to launch on the platform on the 1st August 2017. Dave will be available on channel number 157 and Home on 166.
Dave is one of the UK’s most-watched non-PSB channels and hosts a brilliantly addictive mix of comedy and reality shows, including Continue reading UKTV’s Dave and Home to launch on Freesat
Latest update scan on all Freesat receivers:
3 added – 162 Drama, 163 Yesterday, 164 Really
Multi-award-winning broadcaster UKTV will launch three channels on Freesat, marking the next step in its platform growth strategy. Yesterday, Drama and Really will be available to users of the subscription-free satellite TV service.
UKTV’s CEO Darren Childs said Continue reading Official: UKTV channels to land on Freesat
Strong rumours suggest that UKTV are potentially going FTA very soon, as it appears they have started dual illuminating on a new UK spot transponder.
This potentially means that a deal is done with Freesat and will see a few of the UKTV channels coming very soon; Continue reading Rumours of UKTV going FTA
A e-petition has been set up on the HM Government website (not by us) to encourage the government to address the issue of the lack of UKTV channels on Freesat, partly owned by the BBC, and thereby paid for by our television license.
If the e-petition reaches 100,000 sig Continue reading Sign the petition to force the UKTV channels onto Freesat