Monday, 25 October 2010

Digital Spy: Sky Movies Christmas back.

According to Sky DS Forums Sky Movies Showcase/HD is to be rebranded on December 1st as Sky Movies Christmas/HD until the first week in January on Virgin Channels 403 and 433.

BSkyB to rebrand LIVING as Sky Living.

BSkyB are to rebrand LIVING as Sky Living soon.

No rebrand date was given.

Thursday, 21 October 2010

BBC: BBC give out channels numbers for BBC One HD and BBC HD from November 3.

The BBC today announces that BBC One HD will launch at 7pm on Wednesday 3 November ON Virgin Media channel 108.

November 3rd will also see BBC HD moving to Virgin Media channel 187.

Digital Spy: BBC One HD sets launch date.

The BBC has revealed that BBC One HD will launch on Virgin Media on November 3rd.

No info was given out by the BBC on channel number.

Monday, 18 October 2010

Sky Movies: Virgin Media viewers set to miss an night of Free movies.

From 6pm Friday 29th October to 6am Monday 1st November, Sky Movies Showcase will be free to everyone.

What can Virgin Media customers see?
Virgin Media customers can watch 18 movies from Saturday 30th October 6am until Monday 1st November 6am on Sky Movies Showcase Channel 403 and Sky Movies Showcase HD channel 433.

Thursday, 14 October 2010

EXCLUSIVE: Virgin Media starts BBC One HD tests.

My Virgin Tester has today told me that BBC One HD has appeared on their box.

The BBC has said in the past that BBC One HD will launch on Virgin in November.

Sunday, 10 October 2010

Rumour: Channel One and Bravo to close in January?

Digital Spy Forums is reports that Sky may close Channel One and Bravo on the 3rd of January 2011.

Monday, 4 October 2010

EXCLUSIVE: More Asia Channels on Virgin Media?

My insider thinks both Zee Punjabi and Zing will launch in Ex-Telewest areas on December 1st.

Also Cinemoi! is going to launch on Virgin Media soon - still awaiting a launch date. 

EXCLUSIVE: Virgin Media to cut some Asia Packages from December 1st.

Name of Pack - Old Price - New Price - (Changes)
  • Asian Bundle - £10.00 - £10.00 - (No Change)
  • SET Channels Bundle - £13.00 - £4.95 - (Reduced by £8.05)
  • Zee Channels Bundle - £13.00 - £7.95 - (Reduced by £5.05)
  • Star Channels Bundle - £13.00 - £7.95 - (Reduced by £5.05)
  • Alpha Zee Channels Bundle - £16.00 - £7.95 (Reduced by £5.05)

EXCLUSIVE: Media Boy given launch date for UTV HD on Virgin Media.

I have today been told that UTV HD will launch Tomorrow (Tuesday) on Virgin Media (N. Ireland only).