Tag: Freeview

Reminder : Great British Railway Journeys

Just to remind everyone to watch “Great British Railway Journeys” this coming Friday (30th January 2015) on BBC 2/HD at 6:30pm.

“Michael Portillo begins in Oakham, where he learns of a noble tradition dating back to the Middle Ages. Following in the footsteps of peers over the centuries, he determines to take part. Heading east to Stamford, Michael discovers why the town is such an attractive location for period dramas and takes part in a Victorian melodrama. A ghoulish scene awaits in Peterborough as Michael visits a Victorian operating theatre where railwaymen were treated. Michael’s last stop on this final journey is Christ’s College at Cambridge University, where he learns about the student days of the father of evolution, Charles Darwin.”

Chart Show TV arrives on Freeview

The ChartShowTVChart Show TV channel has launched on Freeview channel 67.

It’s being carried on the signal that is carrying local TV to town and cities across the UK, and is only available on Freeview in locations where local TV has already launched, or will launch later this year.

Luckily theBythams is one of them areas!

Just one week, till extra HD channels

Waltham transmitter mastIn just week, theBythams area will get an extra five HD channels from the Waltham (East Midlands) transmitter.

To get the extra channels, you will already need to receive BBC One HD, BBC Two HD etc via your Freeview HD TV/box or YouView device.

The extra HD channels to look out for are :-

  • CBeebies HD
  • BBC FOUR HD
  • BBC NEWS HD
  • Al Jazeera English HD
  • COMMUNITY HD

Extra Freeview HD channels in the coming weeks

Waltham transmitter mastGreat news for people that can already receive Freeview HD channels 101-105 and can receive services from the Waltham (East Midlands) transmitter will gain access to BBC Four HD, CBeebies HD, BBC News HD and Al Jazeera English HD as well as standard definition Al Jazeera Arabic.

To get the extra channels, viewers with a Freeview HD or YouView device should retune on the 25th March 2014.

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