Freeview periods like this are courtesy of the channels involved. When they say they end, they end. The same goes for the payment “holiday” on the sports channels, where VM had to get agreement from Sky/BT before credits could be issued. VM does not own the channels. They cannot just do what they like or they are in breach of their agreements.
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