QVC+1 HD has launched on Freeview channel 111 and QVC Beauty HD on channel 112.
According to programme listings for the channels, QVC+1 HD is due on air in the mornings through to 1pm, with QVC Beauty taking over on channel 112 from 1pm.
QVC Beauty HD's broadcast hours complement its existing standard definition broadcast hours on channel 35, where viewers can access the channel from 5am to 1pm.
The shopping channels are the first new services to launch on the COM8 multiplex, a new group of channels that is being broadcast from selected main transmitter sites.
Areas where the channels are currently available include London (Crystal Palace transmitter), the Midlands (Sutton Coldfield transmitter) and North West England (Winter Hill transmitter).
Viewers who can receive BBC Four HD and Al Jazeera English HD in these areas can retune to gain the extra channels. The channels are also available on YouView in these coverage areas.
- Other QVC services can be found on Freeview channel 16 (main QVC channel), channel 35 (QVC Beauty, with red button service for connected Freeview HD devices), channel 57 (QVC Extra - local TV coverage areas only) as well as via the TVPlayer on channel 241 (compatible Freeview devices only).