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Jul 282021
 

The post Sky channel changes from 1st September 2021 – goodbye Sky One appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

Sky will be making some changes to their channel portfolio from the 1st September 2021. As part of this rebrand, Sky One will close after some 39 years, and be replaced by Sky Showcase, and also launching Sky Max. The Sky Showcase channel, a linear only (ie not available “on demand”) main event channel that [...]

Jun 102021
 

The post Freesat 4K Box software update June 2021 appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

The June 2021 Software Release (5.4.1.p7_ui_1.3.8) is now available and will be automatically installed on Freesat 4K TV Boxes. The updates adds a few new features, and some fixes… but not a fix for the HDR problem, which i understand is more of a hardware issue than a software issue! New features – BBC Connected [...]

May 292021
 

The post Channel Rescan for Ferguson Arvia satellite receivers appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

Channel Rescan for Ferguson Arvia satellite receivers A guide to how to scan for channels on a Ferguson Ariva satellite receiver. This is useful for when channels change frequencies, as this box will NOT automatically update to the new frequencies. (This is annoying, as some installers sold these Ferguson Ariva boxes as Freesat boxes, which [...]

May 272021
 

The post BBC Red Button Streams for Summer 2021 appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

BBC Red Button Streams for Summer 2021 As usual, the BBC will be launching some extra “Red Button” streams on satellite TV over the summer. These “pop up” channels allow the BBC to show a bit more Sport over the summer months, including multiple Wimbledon courts. The stream have now appeared on satellite for tests [...]

May 272021
 

The post More ITV SD channel frequency changes today appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

This mornings ITV frequency changes to ITVBe and ITV2 (from 10.758 V to 10.906 V ) and CITV (from 10.758 V moved to 10.891 H) Sky and Freesat boxes will automatically update to the new frequencies. Users of other satellite receivers will have to rescan to pick up the channels on their new frequencies.

May 262021
 

The post GB News start date appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

GB News will launch at 8pm on Sunday 13 June with a special programme entitled “Welcome to GB News”. The channel has already started broadcasting test content on Freeview and YouView Channels 236 and Freesat channel 216. GB News has also unveiled details of its programming and schedule, including its breakfast show line-up. Andrew Neil, [...]

May 262021
 

The post A few more ITV SD channel frequency changes today appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

This morning frequency changes to ITV4 (from 10.758 V to 10.891 H ) and ITV Meridian SE+1 and ITV Central West (from 10.758 V moved to 10.906 V) Sky and Freesat boxes will automatically update to the new frequencies. Users of other satellite receivers will have to rescan to pick up the channels on their [...]

May 252021
 

The post Confirmed : More ITV channels changing frequencies appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

Further to our previous post ( https://www.satandpcguy.com/2021/05/11/more-itv-channels-changing-frequencies/ ) it has now been confirmed that these ITV1 SD regions have moved to another ITV frequency. ITV London has now left 10.758V moved to 10.891H. ITV Wales has now left 10.758V moved to 10.891H. ITV Granada has now left 10.758V moved to 10.891H. Sky and Freesat boxes [...]

May 222021
 

The post Six Nations set to remain on free to air TV for four more years appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

The Six Nations is set to stay on free-to-air television after tournament organisers reached an agreement in principle with existing broadcasters BBC and ITV to continue sharing coverage of the men’s and women’s tournaments. Six Nations Rugby said it had entered into ‘exclusive discussions’ with the two broadcasters over a four-year deal which will run [...]

May 222021
 

The post Sony Movies, another channel rebrand appeared first on The Sat and TV Guy - UK TV in Spain.

With Sony Movies being offloaded, and being bought by another company, their channels will be renames to reflect the new ownership by Narrative Entertainment. GREAT! These changes will happen on Tuesday 25th May 2021. These are the old and new channel names, and their Sky channel numbers.. Sony Channel (157) rebrands to GREAT! tv . [...]