On 28th March 2022 new channels are launching on Freeview including “W” and some broadcasters are making important changes to their channels. 

You will need to retune to update your TV and keep your channels and TV Guide up to date. 

To find out more about retuning watch our handy retune videos.

Watch retune videos

What’s changing

New Channel Launches

Channel Name Channel Number
W Channel 25
Asharq News 272
Al Arabiya 273

Channel Number Changes

Channel Name New Channel Number
Dave Ja Vu 74
Drama +1 60
ITV4 + 1 89
S4C HD 104
C4 HD (Wales only) 110

Changes to coverage

Channel Name New Channel Number
Together TV 83
Drama +1 60
Adult Xpanded TV 678

Channel Closures

Channel Name Channel Number
Ideal Extra 94

There will be no changes to broadcast hours for these channels.  

See our Freeview Channel Checker for channels in your area. 

Freeview Channel Checker