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New Channels Launches

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CBS Drama is a new channel coming to Virgin Media in December on channel 197 and us available in the XL pack. You'll be able to enjoy must-see dramas, gripping movies as well as popular shows such as Bad Girls, Boston Legal and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

 

We're also adding NDTV Good Times (Channel 829) and Star Gold (Channel 801) to the Asian Mela Bundle. And Rishtey is also coming to channel 827 for the M+ pack.

 

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Re: New Channels for December

Great news for customers as we’re continuing our channel launches with the following channels all going live on Tuesday 18th December. 

 

Al Jazeera English is a 24 hour international news and current affairs channel brought to you from the Middle East. Customers can look forward to a fresh perspective on international affairs with a wealth of diverse programming to take you closer to global issues.

The channel becomes available on Tuesday 18th December in the M+ pack and can be found on channel 622

 

Al Jazeera Arabic is a 24 hour Arabic language channel providing international news and current affairs - delivering topics typically not covered by most Western news channels. Al Jazeera Arabic  is available on channel 836 and  in the M+ pack. 

 

UMP Movies brings a touch of Bollywood to our movies channel line up.  UMP Movies - available on channel number 830 and in the M+ pack - will show all the latest Hindi language content films. So there will be something for all the family!


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Re: New Channels for December

FX and FX HD are having a re-brand and will now be known as FOX and FOX HD. The new look will take place on Friday 11th January.


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Re: New Channels for December

BBC One Scotland HD brings you your favourite programmes in stunning high definition. Look forward to watching dramas, documentaries, entertainment, sport and national events as well as your national and local news all in HD!  Our viewers can tune in on Monday 14th January on channel 108

 

ITV1 is also having a change for the New Year and will be removing the figure “1” from their name and will be known as ITV.


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Re: New Channels Launches

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Great news for customers as we are moving the following channels permanently into the M+ pack from Tuesday 15th January.

 

Movies 24+ channel number 420 (previously in L pack)

SyFy channel number 135  (previously in L pack)

SyFy +1 channel number 166 (previously in XL pack)

Universal +1 channel number 163 (previously in L pack) 

 

More 4+1 also launches on Virgin Media on channel number 196 available in the M pack.

 

 


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Re: New Channels Launches

A huge amount happening today Thursday 17th January!

 

TCM HD will be live on Virgin Media.  Get to watch great content from Turner Classic Movies in HD on channel number 416. The channel is available in the XL HD pack. 

 

TCM 2 another new movie channel will be available on channel number 417 in the M+ pack.

 

One for the kids as we launch Cartoon Network HD on channel number 732.  This channel is available in the XL HD pack. 

 

The following channels will be permanently moved to M+

TCM  channel number 415 (previously in L pack)

Film 4+1 channel number  430(previously in L pack)

Cartoon Network channel number 704 (previously in L pack)

Boomerang channel number 730 (previously in L pack)

 

The following channel will be permanently moved to the L pack

Cartoon Network Too channel number 705 (previously in XL)


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Re: New Channels Launches

We’re moving things around for the following channels today 31st January:

 

Channel Name

Old EPG

New EPG

Universal

162

137

Universal +1

163

138

Syfy+1

166

136


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Re: New Channels Launches

Missed your favourite channels? – catch up on the +1 channels from Tuesday 5th February.

DMAX +1 launches on channel 171 available in the XL pack.

Animal +1 launches on channel 218 available in the XL pack

Discovery Science +1 launches on channel 220 available in the XL pack

Discovery History +1 launches on channel 223 available in the XL pack

Discovery History Home & Health +1 launches on channel 276 in the XL pack

 

We’re also adding 2 new channels to our International genre line-up:

 

SONY SAB is a new channel that will be available on 807 in the M+ pack. SONY SAB is an Indian general entertainment channel providing great content for all the family.

 

ARY News UK  comes to Virgin Media on channel 819 available in the M+ pack. Customers can catch all the breaking and latest news from Pakistan as well as sports, world news entertainment and much more.

 

 

Finally, we’re moving things around for the following channels 

 

Channel

Old EPG

New EPG

DMAX

172

170

Quest

179

172

Discovery Channel

212

211

Discovery HD

214

212

Discovery History

217

222

Animal Planet

215

216


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Re: New Channels Launches

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A few new channels today Tuesday 12th February

 

Quest +1 on channel 173 available in the XL pack.

 

Investigation Discovery comes to Virgin Media on channel 214 available in the M+ pack.  This channel also known as ID features documentary style content covering true crimes, criminal investigations and other crime- related documentaries.

 

Catch all your sporting events on Eurosport 2 HD which will be available on channel 526 in the XL HD pack. 


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Re: New Channels Launches

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From today, Virgin Media’s TiVo channel 198 will become home to the one and only YouTube Virtual Interactive Channel. TiVo customers have access to the infinite realms of the world’s most popular online video community through their Electronic Programme Guide (EPG). The first YouTube app to EVER to appear in a TV guide in the UK! 

 

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As the world's most popular online video community, YouTube enables millions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. In addition to being available through our TiVo TV guide, the YouTube app can be found within the ‘Apps and Games’, ‘My Shows’ and ‘Search & Browse’.


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