Sky channel shuffle 9th June

Following the merger of Sky Arts 1 and 2 to form a single channel, there are some changes taking place to where viewers will find Sky channels on the Sky Digital Satellite platform on 9th June 2015.

The merged Sky Arts channel will be found on channel 121, meaning Sky 2 moves to channel 129.

The main changes at a glance:


Sky EPG changes: overview
From 9th June
Channel
New number
Old number
Notes
Sky Arts
121
128/129
Merger of Sky Arts 1 and 2
Sky 2
129
121

Sky 1+1
130
172

Sky 3D
-
170
Ceases broadcasting
Sky Atlantic+1
170
173

(Sky) Real Lives
172
222
Was “Sky LivingIt”
(Sky) Real Lives +1
173
223
Was “Sky LivingIt+1”
Sky Living
221
230
The standard definition version if you have Sky HD. The HD version is unchanged.
Sky Atlantic
222
228
The standard definition version if you have Sky HD. The HD version is unchanged.
 
Sky 3D
Following the closure of the Sky 3D channel on channel 170, 3D content will be available via Sky's on-demand service only.

Sky Arts
With Sky Arts 1 and 2 merging to one channel, available on channel 121, there will be additional content available on-demand, with Sky promising a big boost in the amount of Sky Arts programming available via this method. Sky HD viewers will find the standard definition version of Sky Arts on channel 223.

updated 07/06/2015





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3 comments:

  1. Are these just channel number changes or are frequency changes also involved?

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  2. .... If frequency changes are involved is there a published list of changes?

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  3. These changes only relate to where viewers will find the channels on Sky's EPG.

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