Narrative Entertainment, which operates the GREAT! network has unveiled plans to launch a new factual reality Freeview channel this March.
Freeview users in Wales can now access a new entertainment channel on the platform, following a configuration change made this week.
The BBC has moved its HD children’s channels to new slots on the Freeview channel list, filling the gap left by CITV.
Viewers selecting a Freeview streaming channel will in the future see fewer messages about services not being regulated.
With both public service and commercial broadcasters pushing to ditch traditional terrestrial TV service as they want to reduce distribution costs and monetise viewers online, a new report says the UK’s internet networks are not ready to become the sole method of receiving TV.
The streaming service that will ultimately replace Freeview and Freesat will launch ahead of this summer’s big sports events with brand new features and an additional launch partner.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has confirmed it will progress with plans to allow Ofcom to renew licences for local TV channels and the local TV Freeview multiplex.
Children’s channel Tiny POP will be solely available via online & streaming platforms from Wednesday 20th March
After re-launching with wider availability on Freeview in December, Together TV’s presence on the platform has been tidied up. Two streaming channels have combined into one portal.
Storm Isha has disrupted reception of Freeview, FM and DAB radio in various parts of the UK overnight. With Storm Jocelyn on its way, problems with reception are expected to continue until the middle of the week.