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Forthcoming changes to digital platforms (UK & Ireland)

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This is a list of known forthcoming changes to digital platforms in the UK and Ireland. Channel availability is dependent on service provider.

Key

Example Description
Launch Channel due to be launched on the EPG
Relaunch Channel due to relaunch to the EPG after being removed.
Temporary launch Channel due to be temporarily launched on the EPG
Removal Channel due to be removed from the EPG
Temporary removal Channel due to be temporarily removed from the EPG
Rename Channel due to be renamed on the EPG
Temporary rename Channel due to be temporarily renamed on the EPG
Reversion Channel is currently using a temporary name that is due to revert to its previous name
Restoration to EPG Channel due to be restored to the EPG after being removed.
Move Channel due to be moved to another EPG number.
Temporary move Channel due to be moved temporarily to another EPG number.


Expected changes

This list consists of changes that are expected to occur within the next 12 months.

Notes:

  • Virgin Media V+ Set Top Boxes no longer supported after 30 November 2021.
  • "Sky" is referring to subscribers with Sky+, Sky+ HD, Sky Q and Sky Glass devices, unless otherwise stated. (Sky Glass is available in the UK only)
Date Channel name (SD) Channel name HD Channel name (+1) Type of change New channel name (SD) New channel name HD New channel name (+1) Provider Region (UK & Ireland unless stated) References/Notes
2022
On or before 01/02/22 BBC Three BBC Three HD Relaunch (SD) Sky Ireland Ireland Changes to the Sky TV guide - January 2022
Launch (HD)
01/02/22 BBC Four HD Move Virgin Media UK UK 107 to 108 (Eng & NI)
BBC Four HD moving
01/02/22 BBC Three BBC Three HD Relaunch Virgin Media UK (HD) UK 107 (Eng & NI) & 157 (Scot & Wales)
Guide to BBC Three
01/02/22 4Music Launch Freesat 4Music coming to Freesat. Goes free to air on Sky
01/02/22 Eurosport 3 HD Temporary launch Sky, Virgin Media (UK) For the 2022 Winter Olympics
Eurosport 4 HD
Eurosport 5 HD
01/02/22 Nick Jr. Too Temporary rename Nick Jr. Paw Patrol Sky; Virgin Media (UK) Sky changes, February 2022
07/02/22 Sky Cinema Killer Movies Sky Cinema Killer Movies HD Temporary rename Sky Cinema Valentine Sky Cinema Valentine HD Sky (HD); Virgin Media UK (HD); Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD); eir TV (SD)
11/02/22 Sky Cinema Family Sky Cinema Family HD Temporary rename Sky Cinema Harry Potter Sky Cinema Harry Potter HD Sky; Virgin Media UK (HD); Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD); eir TV (SD)
21/02/22 Sky Cinema Harry Potter Sky Cinema Harry Potter HD Reversion Sky Cinema Family Sky Cinema Family HD Sky; Virgin Media UK (HD); Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD); eir TV (SD)
22/02/22 Eurosport 3 HD Removal Sky, Virgin Media (UK)
Eurosport 4 HD
Eurosport 5 HD
??/02/22 Sky Cinema Valentine Sky Cinema Valentine HD Temporary rename Sky Cinema (To be confirmed) Sky Cinema (To be confirmed) HD Sky (HD); Virgin Media UK (HD); Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD); eir TV (SD)
??/02/22 Sky Sports NFL Sky Sports NFL HD Temporary removal Sky; Virgin Media UK; Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD) Sky EPG changes (August 2021)
??/02/22 Sky Sports Action Sky Sports Action HD Restoration to EPG Sky; Virgin Media UK; Virgin Media Ireland; YouView (BT); YouView (TalkTalk) (SD)
??/03/22 Nick Jr. Paw Patrol Reversion Nick Jr. Too Sky; Virgin Media (UK)
??/??/22 Channel 4 HD
(London)
Removal Sky (UK); Freesat All UK regions, excluding London
??/??/22 Channel 4
(South & East)
Move Sky (UK) (104 to 804, excl. Wales / 108 to 846, Wales); Freesat Southern England (west and east of London), Wales, Channel Islands
Channel 4
(North)
Northern England (north of England midlands), Isle of Man
Channel 4
(Midlands)
England midlands (north of London, in between South and East region)
Channel 4
(Scotland)
Scotland
Channel 4
(Northern Ireland)
Northern Ireland
??/??/22 Channel 4 HD
(South & East)
Launch Sky (UK); Freesat Southern England (west and east of London), Wales, Channel Islands
Channel 4 HD
(North)
Northern England (north of England midlands), Isle of Man
Channel 4 HD
(Midlands)
England midlands (north of London, in between South and East region)
Channel 4 HD
(Scotland)
Scotland
Channel 4 HD
(Northern Ireland)
Northern Ireland
??/??/22 talkTV HD Launch Sky; Virgin Media UK

See also