Freeview is proud to announce the launch of its new TV service, Touchavision. Touchavision brings the tactile sensation of touch to the nation’s favourite TV programmes. Feel that soggy bottom, have a touch of Liz McDonald’s barnet and stroke the Hairy Bikers’ beards in your living room. Prof. Allois Head of Technical Development at Freeview said, “Touchavision marks a new dawn in television viewing. We’re now giving the Great British public a new dimension of entertainment, the dimension of touch.” Touchavision compatible TV sets will be on sale from April 1st 2017.