Great April telly – no fooling

Virgin Media Staff

Nollywood Movies, live European Football, and more.

It's no joke - this April we’re showering you with some amazing free content – so if it’s raining outside, fire up your TIVo® and enjoy the following:

Nollywood Movies joins M+

From April 1st, all TV customers on M+ or above will be able to enjoy over 30 new and recently released Nigerian movies every month, plus the popular African soap opera, Tinsel.with the Nollywood Movies channel on 835.

BT Sport Showcase

There’s free to view football action from BT Sports on channel 548

On Tuesday 5th April put your feet up and let Messi, Suarez and Neymar do the running for you, as Barcelona look to establish a  first leg lead against Atletico Madrid in their Champions League quarter-final. Remember, away goals count double… (from 7pm).

On Thursday 7th we’ll then return to Spain for Athletic Bilbao host Sevilla in the Europa League quarter-final first leg. Both teams are battling for a top six finish in La Liga, so a win in the Europa league will see them join Barcelona in the Champions League next season (from 8pm).

If the oval ball game is more your thing, from 3pm-5.15pm  on Saturday April 16th you can scrum down to Saracens vs Harlequins. Title contenders Saracens will be hoping to extend theirt lead at the top of the table with a win over mid-table Harlequins. 

More Football – Liverpool FC TV

Liverpool FC TV will be available to all customers for one day on Friday 15th April – until Saturday 16th April.  Further free views will also take place from Friday 22nd April until Tuesday 26th April. That’s on channel 544.

CBS Channels

Still want more? Well the following CBS channels are available to all customers until Sunday May 1st.

  • CBS Drama (197) 
  • CBS Reality (148)
  • CBS Action (192)
  • Horror (149)
  • CBS Reality +1 (201)
  • Horror +1 (202)

Sky Cinema news - These are the channels you are looking for…

Sky Cinema Showcase will become Sky Jurassic temporarily from April 9th.

Sky Cinema Greats will be Sky Harry Potter from April 2nd until April 11th, when it becomes Sky Star Wars.

Everything will be back to normal from April 25th.