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Jul 012020
 

The post Freesports HD has left Freesat. appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Freesports HD has left Freesat. According to reports, Freesports HD has been removed from the Freesat programme guide, apparently due to disputes over fees – although this has not been confirmed by either party. The Freesports channel is still broadcasting, and is still on the Sky guide. But if you are a Freesat user, then [...]

Jun 302020
 

The post Sky to close three SD movie channels in move to go HD only distribution appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Sky are to close three Standard Definition “Sky Cinema” channels, in a move seen to be towards HD only distribution in the UK. The three Sky Cinema channels set to cease SD broadcasts from the end of June 2020 are : Sky Cinema Select , Sky Cinema Hits and Sky Cinema Sci-fi/Horror. This means that [...]

Jun 302020
 

The post Travel Channel removed from Sky EPG appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

The Travel Channel has been removed from the Sky EPG today by channel operators Discovery. This has meant a few Discovery channel number changes: Travel Channel removed (178) Discovery History 171 > 177 Discovery Home & Health 177 > 178 Discovery History +1 Move 271 > 277 Discovery Home & Health +1 277 > 278 [...]

Jun 302020
 

The post Is Virgin Media “cardsharing” about to end, and will it impact your IPTV? appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Earlier this month, some Virgin Media users have been sent a letter to tell them that their current Virgin Media box they are using to access Virgin Media (and therefore Sky UK) pay channels will soon no longer be able to be used for pay tv channels. They will be issued with a free upgrade [...]

Jun 232020
 

The post Spanish TV changes coming soon appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

In the next few weeks some Spanish TV channels will be changing frequencies. Due to the selling off of some of the TV range of terrestrial frequencies for 5g data services, Spanish TV channels on those frequencies are having to move to new frequencies. So the channels in the  700-800 MHz range will be switched [...]

Jun 232020
 

The post Sky Cinema announces new channel available to all customers appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Sky Cinema will be launching its very own animation channel next month. Sky Cinema Animation will be available from July 23 2020. Sky Cinema Animation will be available to all customers at no extra charge. Sky Cinema Animation will be showing family-friendly favourites (and their sequels) such as The Angry Birds Movie 2, The Secret [...]

Jun 222020
 

The post Free F1 on German RTL to end appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

After this year’s season, RTL will end its live transmissions of Formula 1 races, which the German broadcaster has been showing on free-TV since 1991. “The competition for the TV rights has changed, the market has partly overheated and thus left the quite ambitious, yet economically justifiable framework that we have set for ourselves,” said [...]

Jun 172020
 

The post Pick TV : Free Premier League matches, with some caveats appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Sky will show 25 of their allocation of 69 matches on its Pick TV channel. Pick TV is their “free to air” channel, available on Sky and Freesat receivers. And for the football, they have launched Pick in HD. However, rights issues means a few changes. Sky HD box users will be allocated Pick HD [...]

Jun 052020
 

The post Lost Sky News and Pick? They have changed frequencies! appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

If you have recently just lost your reception of UK TV channels like Sky News and Pick TV, then this is because they have changed frequencies. Users with Freesat or Sky boxes will not be affected as these boxes automatically update whenever channel change their frequencies. But users of cheap / basic “free to air” [...]

Jun 012020
 

The post Sky Sports subscription set to “unpause” in June appeared first on The Sat and PC Guy - UK TV in Spain - UK Satellite TV - TV in Spain - UK TV Costa Blanca - Online UK TV.

Sky Sports will start to “unpause” their subscribers, and start to bill their customers again. With live sport starting again, including live Premier League and Championship football, Sky has started to bill its customers for the period 19th June – 30th June. Sky has confirmed that those who took up the Sky Sports Pause offer [...]