BBC Alba, operated jointly by the BBC and MG Alba, is now available on satellite in HD for the first time.Continue reading HD Upgrade for BBC Alba
BBC Alba, the Gaelic TV service from the BBC and MG Alba, is has moved to a new channel number on Sky. BBC Alba will take over channel number 117, last used by the short lived STV2 service.
With Disney having withdrawn its linear children’s TV channels, CBBC and CBeebies has moved to vacated numbers 607 and 608 respectively. If you have a HD box, the SD versions are on 643/644, and vice-versa for older SD boxes
The number swaps took place on 1st October (2020). Viewers should not need to take action, as the changes will be made automatically.