Ahead of the rollout of BBC One’s regional HD service on Sky and Freesat, the last part of BBC Two’s HD upgrade is preparing to complete.
The Irish feed of Sky News is moving to a new transponder as part of a reshuffle of Sky’s standard definition channels.
Despite the recent launch of new internet-based TV services, Sky has committed to continue broadcasting services via satellite for several more years to come.
Behind the scenes work by Sky engineers has resulted in the Irish feed of Sky News enjoying higher than usual bitrates on satellite.
Sky’s IPTV puck will go head-to-head with Virgin Media’s forthcoming new online based TV service.
Sky Sports will continue to show the Masters Golf tournament live in the UK. It has also gained exclusivity in Ireland.
TalkTV, the news and opinion channel featuring Piers Morgan, Sharon Osbourne and Tom Newton-Dunn will appear on the Sky satellite channel list ahead of its end of April launch.
Broadcast regulator Ofcom has suspended KTV’s licence after broadcasting material likely to incite violence.
Sky Sports has announced its coverage of the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup final between England and Australia will be free-to-air on its channels on Sunday.
News UK, the owner of TalkTV announces broad partnership with Sky, including carriage on Sky’s new streaming service. But Sky Glass viewers may miss out on Piers Morgan & Co in the beginning.