Freeview Changes: 2nd August 2017

There are to be some changes to most Freeview channel numbers on August 2nd.

The changes primarily concern the children’s, news, text, streamed and adult services. Users may need to rescan their televisions or devices in order to continue to view all available channels in their areas.

The changes are as follows:

Entertainment

  • 39 – CBS Action
  • 64 – CBS Action +1
  • 74 – The Store

Children’s

  • 200 – Placeholder
  • 201 – CBBC
  • 202 – CBeebies
  • 203 – CITV
  • 204 – CBBC HD
  • 205 – CBeebies HD
  • 206 – POP
  • 207 – Tiny Pop (Local TV areas only)
  • 208 – Kix
  • 209 – Pop+1 (Manchester only)
  • 2010 – Tiny Pop +1 – (Manchester only)
  • 211 – Ketchup TV (Streamed Service)

News

  • 230 – Placeholder
  • 231 – BBC News
  • 232 – BBC Parliament
  • 233 – Sky News
  • 234 – RT

HD Channels to remain on their current channel numbers.

Text

  • 250 – BBC Red Button
  • 251 – 365 Travel
  • 252 – Kiss Me TV
  • 253 – Proud Dating

Streamed

  • 260 – CGTN
  • 261 – Racing UK
  • 262 – Connect 4
  • 263 – Sonlife
  • 264 – Vision TV
  • 265 – Planet Knowledge
  • 266 – Huda TV
  • 267 – Revelation TV
  • 268 – Box Nation
  • 269 – Arise News
  • 270 – Loveworld
  • 271 – Rocks & Co.
  • 272 – Bollywood HD
  • 273 – Sports Channel Network (New channel)

Adult

  • 670 – Placeholder
  • 671 – TVX
  • 672 – Adult Smile TV2
  • 673 – Adult Smile TV3
  • 674 – Adult Babestn
  • 675 – Adult Party
  • 676 – Adult Blue
  • 677 – Adult Babestn2
  • 678 – Adult Xpanded TV
  • 679 – Adult Studio 66

In addition, CBS Action will be moving from Channel 64 to Channel 39.

If you require more information, contact the following:

  • TV: Freeview channel 101
  • Online: www.freeview.co.uk/support
  • Call the Freeview Advice Line: 03456 505050 (9am-6pm Mon-Fri; 9am-5pm Sat)