Channels

Freeview offers 70 TV channels, 15 HD channels, and more than 30 radio stations. In fact over 95% of the nation’s favourite programmes are available at no monthly cost.

Check out our amazing range of channels below. We’re currently rolling out a number of new ones so use our coverage check to see the channels available in your area.

*95% of the most watched programmes are available subscription free on Freeview – of the highest rated 2,000 programmes in the UK between September 2015 and May 2016. Based on average audience and all individuals. (BARB consolidated data)

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Number Channel Broadcasts Description
1 BBC One 24 hours

BBC One offers something of value for everyone with a range of high-quality, popular programming for a modern UK audience.

2 BBC Two 24 hours

BBC Two prides itself on a rich mix of innovative, entertaining and challenging programmes, including documentaries, the arts, current affairs, comedy, drama and history.

3 ITV 24 hours

The heart of popular culture.

4 Channel 4 24 hours

Award-winning comedy, groundbreaking documentaries, distinctive drama and entertainment with an edge.

4 S4C 24 hours S4C digital is S4C's lively, dynamic digital channel dedicated to Wales and all things Welsh.
5 Channel 5 24 hours

Channel 5 is the home of great television for all the family, with loads of quality shows that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news.

6 ITV2 24 hours

TV. and then some

7 BBC Alba 17:00-00:00 Mon-Fri, 16:00-01:00 Sat and 16:00-00:00 on Sun

A digital TV channel, available in Scotland, broadcasting Gaelic programmes daily. Programming includes news, Scottish sport, music, factual, children’s and entertainment programmes.

7 Local TV 24/7
9 BBC Four 19:00 - 04:00

BBC4 brings viewers an alternative and wonderful mix of culture, arts, world cinema, science, history, business and current affairs.

10 ITV3 24 hours

Crafted drama collections from ITV.

11 Pick 24 hours

Pick offers a compelling mix of general entertainment, from quality drama and documentaries to lifestyle and factual entertainment programming.

12 Dave 07:00 - 03:00

‘The home of witty banter’ brings you a selection of fresh new shows as well as some old favourites.

13 Channel 4+1 24 hours

The same as Channel 4 only one hour later, so you don't miss out. Award-winning comedy, groundbreaking documentaries, distinctive drama and entertainment with an edge.

14 More4 09:00 - 04:30

Lifestyle, documentaries and US drama, from brand new programmes to the best of Channel 4.

15 Film4 11:00 - 04:00

The best of British film-making, US independents, Hollywood blockbusters, guilty pleasures, foreign films and cult.

16 QVC 24 hours

QVC is the UK's leading TV shopping channel, making shopping easy, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

17 Really 08:00 - 01:49

The UK’s leading lifestyle TV channel. Really provides a compelling mixture of honest and entertaining television.

18 4Music 24 hours

The ultimate in music TV, bringing you closer to the music you love with the hottest stars and the biggest charts, plus gut-busting comedy and jaw-dropping reality shows.
It’s music and then some.

19 Yesterday 06:00 - 03:00

Yesterday takes the viewer back in time, evoking the past in a way that’s vivid and relevant.

20 Drama 08:00 - 02:00 Watch a selection of critically acclaimed dramas, featuring stellar talent, that'll keep you glued to your TV screen.
21 5USA 12:00 - 01:00

The definitive place to see the best drama and movies direct from the U.S.

22 Ideal World 24 hours Broadcasting 24 hours each day, Ideal World brings you a vast range of goods from fashion, jewellery, gardening, health & beauty and housewares.
23 Create and Craft 07:00 - 22:00

Create and Craft is devoted to a range of craft pursuits, including card making, drawing, needlecraft, embroidery and decoupage.

24 ITV4 24 hours

A haven of sport and cult classics from ITV.

25 Home 24 hours
26 ITVBe 24 hours

Entertainment and lifestyle from the UK and US, featuring real lives and real people, on ITVBe.

27 ITV2+1 24 hours

TV. and then some

28 E4 24 hours

Telly with attitude, stuffed to bursting with comedy, drama, US imports, reality shows and plenty fun times.

29 E4+1 24 hours

Catch up on E4 one hour later. Telly with attitude, stuffed to bursting with comedy, drama, US imports, reality shows and plenty fun times.

30 5STAR 09:00 - 12:00

The fun loving home of some of the biggest dramas, soaps, entertainment shows and movies from the U.K and U.S.

31 Spike 24 hours

This is SPIKE. A brand new channel for those who demand entertainment smarter, sharper, braver. A fresh venue for exclusive shows from the UK and US - visionary dramas, genre-defining movies and sports that push limits.

32 Movie Mix 24 hours

Get comfortable and immerse yourself in quality movies and drama series from the UK and US.

33 ITV+1 24 hours

Catch up on ITV one hour later.

34 ITV3+1 18:00 - 06:00

Catch up on ITV3 one hour later.

35 QVC Beauty 08:00 - 13:00

Tune into QVC Beauty, dedicated to premium beauty brands and beauty advice – because who doesn’t like to look good?

36 QVC Style 24/7

QVC Style brings you the best of QVCs offerings in fashion, accessories and fashion jewellery.

37 Quest 24 hours

Quest is the channel for people who find real-life more fascinating and entertaining than fiction.

38 Quest+1 24 hours

Catch up on Quest one hour later. Quest is the channel for people who find real-life more fascinating and entertaining than fiction.

39 The Store 06:00 - 04:00 The Store is a teleshopping channel with a mix of retail teleshopping content focused on beauty, health and homeware products. The channel also features live teleshopping gaming content from Netplay TV under the programme brand Jackpot247.
40 Rocks & Co 1 13:00 - 18:00

Rocks & Co. 1 is a falling auction shopping channel that specialises in high end jewellery and precious gemstones. The team includes internationally renowned gemstone experts and jewellery designers.

41 Food Network 24 hours

Food Network UK brings a fresh perspective to the UK food scene by offering an irresistible combination of credible cooking, new ideas and high-energy lifestyle entertainment.

42 Travel Channel 24 hours Travel Channel is the world’s leading travel-themed entertainment channel. Through the engaging storytelling and unique perspectives of our presenters we transport viewers to every corner of the globe. Our shows inspire, inform and entertain and tap into the human desire to experience new things, explore new places and engage with fascinating people and cultures.
43 Gems TV 24 hours Gems TV is a reverse auction jewellery shopping channel, officially the first reverse auction in the UK.
44 Channel 5+1 24 hours

Channel 5+1 is the home of great television for all the family, that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news. Everything you love from Channel 5, just 1 hour later.

45 Film4+1 24 hours

Keep missing your favourite films on Film 4? Film 4 +1 is now available on Freeview. Giving you another chance to catch the best of British film-making, US indies, Hollywood blockbusters, guilty pleasures and cult classics.

46 Challenge 24 hours

Challenge is the home of ‘contest’. It offers cult shows, world famous quiz formats, innovative new game shows and superb TNA Impact Wrestling action. From original UK commissioned content to iconic classic shows from the past, there's something for everyone.

47 4seven See description

Your chance to catch up with Channel 4’s most popular and talked-about shows from the last seven days.

48 Movies4Men 24 hours Get ready for non-stop entertainment that’s bound to keep you on the edge of your seat.
49 TJC 24 hours The Jewellery Channel (TJC) boasts a personal shopping service that offers friendly and professional advice so customers get the most out of their Jewellery shopping experience.
51 TG4 24 hours

TG4 is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

52 RTÉ One 24 hours

RTÉ One is the most popular TV channel in Ireland. RTÉ One serves the wider population with high-impact programming, landmark drama, documentary, factual and entertainment programming, news and current affairs, bringing the country together for key national events. RTÉ One is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

53 RTÉ Two 24 hours

RTÉ2 provides distinctive and relevant programming for younger people, Ads 15-34, through factual, entertainment, comedy, sport, documentary and acquired drama. RTÉ2 is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

54 My 5 19:00 - 00:00

Channel 5 +24 is Channel 5's new catch-up channel. It will show the previous day's Channel 5 primetime programmes from 7pm until midnight each day.

55 5STAR+1 24/7

The fun loving home of some of the biggest dramas, soaps, entertainment shows and movies from the U.K and U.S.

56 5USA+1 18:00 – 05:00 Monday to Friday

Another chance to see 5USA – The definitive place to see the best drama and movies direct from the U.S.

57 VIVA 05:00 - 18:00

A unique mix of award-winning comedy, the best in rock and pop and fabulous new programming, VIVA is the exciting new channel from MTV.

58 ITVBe+1 10am-2am

Entertainment and lifestyle from the UK and US, featuring real lives and real people, one hour later than ITVBe.

60 True Crime 6am - 3am

True Crime is a dedicated crime channel, where viewers who are fascinated by true life stories will be able to have everything in one place.

61 True Entertainment 06:00 - 03:00

The home of classic series, true stories, and drama adaptations – it’s everything to keep you enthralled in one place.

63 Community Channel 11:00 - 01:00

Community Channel is the only TV channel for communities, charities and the brilliant people who make the U.K. a better place for us all. Twelve million people watched the channel last year. Viewers learn more by watching the channel and are motivated to do more for others. Community Channel is a Media Trust initiative, funded by the Big Lottery Fund.

64 CBS Action 24 hours The home of high-octane entertainment, edge of your seat thrillers and cult favourites. Classic US series Star Trek, NCIS, CSI, Walker, Texas Ranger and Dexter.
65 TBN UK 24 hours

TBN UK offers 24 hours of commercial-free inspirational programming that appeal to people in a wide variety of Protestant, Catholic and Messianic Jewish denominations.

66 CBS Reality 24 hours Home to the good, the bad and the extraordinary, CBS Reality brings you a wide variety of hit content, including the longest running courtroom U.S. series Judge Judy, multi-award winning 48 Hours, fast-paced crime series Jail, Sins and Secrets and Cops, plus the highly entertaining docu-series Hoarders. Be captivated, shocked, and entertained by this award winning real life channel packed with compelling documentaries and hard-hitting real life dramas.
67 CBS Reality+1 24/7 CBS Reality, one hour later. Home to the good, the bad and the extraordinary, CBS Reality brings you a wide variety of hit content, including the longest running courtroom U.S. series Judge Judy, multi-award winning 48 Hours, fast-paced crime series Jail, Sins and Secrets and Cops, plus the highly entertaining docu-series Hoarders. Be captivated, shocked, and entertained by this award winning real life channel packed with compelling documentaries and hard-hitting real life dramas.
68 truTV 24 hours truTV is a larger-than-life entertainment channel that enthrals, engages and amuses with a mix of original, revealing and entertaining programmes featuring unique characters and incredible situations.
69 truTV+1 24 hours Catch up on truTV one hour later. truTV is a larger-than-life entertainment channel that enthrals, engages and amuses with a mix of original, revealing and entertaining programmes featuring unique characters and incredible situations.
70 Horror Channel 24 hours

Horror Channel is the UK’s first channel dedicated to the dark side of cinema and television. With an eclectic mix of ground-breaking and genre-defining content including niche, cult and box office smash movies along with fantasy, sci-fi and supernatural series, you'll be entertained and terrified.

71 CBS Drama 24 hours

Home of iconic and unforgettable series, CBS Drama is the destination for irresistible storylines, passionate love affairs and legendary cliff-hangers. From the best of British drama, Waterloo Road to glam US super-soap, Knots Landing to crime-busting detective series such as Matlock and Father Dowling Mysteries.

72 YourTV 0700-0300 Mon-Fri YourTV is a fresh new entertainment channel providing sensational real-life stories, irresistible experiences and thrilling tales. On air from 7am to 3am across the UK, series airing on the channel include Don’t Tell The Bride, Corrupt Crimes, Shark and Snapped. Visit yourtv-uk.com for more info.
73 YourTV+1 0300-0400 Mon-Fri Catch up on YourTV one hour later. YourTV is a fresh new entertainment channel providing sensational real-life stories, irresistible experiences and thrilling tales. On air from 7am to 3am across the UK, series airing on the channel include Don’t Tell The Bride, Corrupt Crimes, Shark and Snapped. Visit yourtv-uk.com for more info.
74 True Christmas 24/7

The home of festive movies.

75 Chart Show TV 22:00 - 05:59

Chart Show TV brings you the Singles, Album, Airplay, Urban and Dance charts weekly, along with the biggest new tracks, interviews with your favourite artists and a chance for you to tweet in your requests daily. Check out Twitter.com/Chartshowtv to keep up to date with our latest new videos, chats and competitions

76 Jewellery Maker 0800-1200 JewelleryMaker is the leading one stop online destination and TV channel for top quality but affordable jewellery making accessories.
77 Rishtey Europe 24 hours Rishtey TV Europe is home to content viewers will love including kids shows, top soaps, Bollywood movies, social awareness content and formatted shows including India’s Got Talent and Bigg Boss (Big Brother).
78 Shop 8-12 8am - 12pm
79 Dave Ja Vu 24 hours
81 Talking Pictures TV 24 hours An Afternoon At the Flicks Any time of day! A new independent archive film and television channel.
82 Vintage TV 24/7

Vintage TV is a destination channel for music of quality and longevity; a vital, unique offering for those who grew up with the many vintage artists still touring and recording, and for younger audiences whose musical appreciation includes the best sounds of any decade. Vintage TV's 24/7 schedule includes intimate live sessions, concerts, exclusive artist interviews, festivals, album review shows and a unique archive of vintage videos.

83 BLAZE™ 24 hours

BLAZE™ is an entertainment channel which celebrates people who achieve the extraordinary through determination, courage and a hint of maverick spirit. American by nature, but distinctly British by nurture, it raises the flag for real people who boldly follow their own path.

85 Hochanda 6am - 9pm
87 Keep it Country 24/7

Europe's dedicated country music channel.

88 The Craft Channel 7am - 7pm

The Craft Channel is the new home of craft shopping TV, bringing you an exciting range of must-have products from the top brands in the industry.

91 Front Runner 24 hours

Turning the spotlight on a wide range of popular as well as niche sports, including both live and recorded action.

100 Freeview Information 24/7

More information on how to get the best from Freeview

101 BBC One HD 24 hours

You can now see all of BBC One's big shows in high definition on the BBC One HD channel, Freeview channel 101.

102 BBC Two HD 24 hours

BBC Two HD is a free-to-air high definition channel from the BBC. It features a wide range of programmes from across BBC Two.

103 ITV HD 24 hours

ITV HD offers everything you know and love about ITV but in even shinier, brighter high definition.

104 4HD 24 hours

4HD means you can view the complete Channel 4 schedule and enjoy a high definition experience whenever it is available.

105 Channel 5 HD 24/7

Channel 5 HD is the home of great television for all the family, with loads of quality shows that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news.

106 BBC Four HD 7 pm - 4 am

BBC Four HD

107 BBC News HD 24 hours

BBC News HD

108 Al Jazeera English HD 24 hours

Al Jazeera English is international news that takes you to the heart of the story, with in depth news and current affairs programming from around the globe, in high definition.

109 Channel 4+1 HD 24 hours

Catch up on the complete Channel 4 schedule one hour later, in high definition.

110 4seven HD 24 hours

Channel 4's most popular and talked about shows from the last seven days, all in HD.

111 QVC+1 HD 01:00 – 13:00

The same as QVC HD only one hour later, so you don't miss out. QVC is the UK's leading TV shopping channel, making shopping easy, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

112 QVC Beauty HD 13:00 - 01:00

Tune into QVC Beauty HD, dedicated to premium beauty brands and beauty advice – all in stunning High Definition.

113 RT HD 24/7

RT offers regular news updates and a unique insight into many aspects of Russian history, culture and opinions.

120 CBBC 07:00 - 19:00

Offering a broad mix of drama, entertainment, news and factual shows, CBBC is the exciting digital channel for 6 -12 year olds.

121 CBeebies 06:00 - 19:00

CBeebies is dedicated to preschoolers. Packed full of their favourite characters, CBeebies offers 13 hours of programmes every day which encourage your child to play along and learn.

122 CITV 06:00 - 18:00

Wickedly playful kids stuff from ITV.

123 CBBC HD 7 am - 7 pm

CBBC HD

124 CBeebies HD 6 am - 7 pm

CBeebies HD

125 POP 24 hours POP is a high energy channel for kids. POP delivers a fresh and diverse mix of shows. Silly cartoons, fun how to facts and game shows all combine to form an entertaining and inspiring bundle for children.
126 Tiny Pop 03:00-00:00 Tiny Pop offers a fun and safe environment for kids aged 3-7 to laugh, learn and grow, with a brilliantly diverse range of programming and fun interactive games. Continue the fun over at tinypop.com with exclusive digital content including full length episodes, games, competitions and much more.
127 Kix 24/7
130 BBC News 24 hours

The BBC's continuous news channel, breaking stories as they happen, with the latest news, weather, sport and business updates 24 hours a day seven days a week.

131 BBC Parliament 24 hours

The UK’s prime political channel - unedited coverage of the House of Commons, House of Lords and Select Committees in Westminster.

132 Sky News 24 hours Breaking news 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. And a whole lot more. Sky News has been voted News Channel of the Year, and it keeps getting better.
135 RT 24 hours

RT offers regular news updates and a unique insight into many aspects of Russian history, culture and opinions.

601 BBC Red Button 24 hours Press the red button on your remote at any time to enter the world of BBC Red Button.
700 BBC Radio 1 24 hours

BBC Radio 1 takes you through your day - playing the best new music, with exclusive interviews, live bands and unprecedented access to the stars.

701 BBC 1Xtra 24 hours

The hottest new black music. From RnB to Drum & Bass, Hip Hop to Dancehall and Garage - and loads in between.

702 BBC Radio 2 24 hours

BBC Radio 2 combines popular music and culture with a diverse range of specialist music, features, documentaries, light entertainment and live and exclusive recordings.

703 BBC Radio 3 24 hours

BBC Radio 3 is the home of live music and the arts. We offer classical music, world music, jazz, Broadway and film music, drama, the arts and ideas.

704 BBC Radio 4 24 hours

BBC Radio 4 offers a unique range of programmes to inspire and entertain you. From current affairs to award winning comedy every week and captivating drama.

705 BBC R5 Live 24 hours

Dedicated to giving you live commentary on news and sport. Exclusive rights on the all the major sports including the Premiership, and up to the minute news and debate.

706 BBC R5SX 24 hours

BBC Five Live Sports Extra is dedicated to pure live sport - the digital home of cricket and rugby, plus extra commentary of football, F1, and tennis.

707 BBC 6 Music 24 hours

BBC Radio 6 Music celebrates the very best in music. It's a station for people who are passionate about rock and pop music.

708 BBC R4 Extra 24 hours

BBC Radio 4 Extra offers pure radio entertainment all day, every day. Hear original radio comedies which became TV hits, alongside comedy classics and the best names on the stand-up scene.

710 BBC World 24 hours

BBC World Service is the award-winning broadcaster which gets to the heart of global events. Programmes cover news to science and the environment to arts, religion and music of all kinds.

711 The Hits Radio 24 hours Playing the biggest hits right now across the UK.
712 Kiss Fresh 24 hours
713 Kiss 24 hours A fun-loving station dedicated to the UK's young party people. Playing rhythmic driven music - Urban and Dance.
714 Kisstory 24 hours
715 Magic 24 hours Make your day Magic with music from Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Ed Sheeran, Take That, Motown and more.
716 Heat 24 hours A non-stop mix of music that makes you want to get up in the morning - or stay out late at night.
717 Kerrang! 24 hours

What happens when you mix passion, entertainment and edginess with the best of today’s rock music? You get Kerrang! Radio – Everything That Rocks.

718 Smooth Radio 24 hours Join presenters Andrew Castle, Kate Garraway, Myleene Klass and Tina Hobley for ‘Your Relaxing Music Mix’. Smooth Radio plays music from artists such as Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and Whitney Houston, blended with the best relaxing music from today's stars like Will Young and Michael Bublé.
723 talkSPORT 24 hours talkSPORT tackles all the big sporting issues with an energy, humour and opinion you won't find anywhere else on the dial!
724 Capital FM 24 hours Capital FM offers the very best Hit Music, the hottest showbiz & artist interviews, massive money-can’t-buy competitions, up-to-date local news and traffic & travel throughout the day.
725 Premier Radio 24 hours Premier Christian Radio brings you inspirational teachings and debate, Christian and Gospel music and the latest news from a Christian perspective.
726 U105 24 hours U105 is a Belfast based radio station, providing a mix of music and speech as well as hourly news bulletins.
727 Absolute Radio 24 hours Discover Real Music. Absolute Radio guarantees to help you rediscover more music than any other station.
728 Heart 24 hours There's no better way to lift your mood than by tuning into Heart. From the Sugababes and Kelly Clarkson to Sister Sledge and Barry White, Heart plays music that's guaranteed to make you feel good.
730 RNIB Connect 24 hours

RNIB Connect provides a platform for people to share experiences of living with little or no sight, inform and create new programming on topics of interest and be relevant to listeners throughout the UK.

731 Classic FM 24 hours Attracting an audience of 5.6 million people each week, Classic FM offers a wide variety of programmes, hosted by a range of broadcasters and musicians including John Suchet, Alan Titchmarsh, Aled Jones, Myleene Klass, Alex James, Margherita Taylor, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, Nicholas Owen, Charlotte Green and Catherine Bott. Since its launch in 1992, Classic FM has aimed to break down the barriers to classical music and in so doing, introduce an entirely new audience to the genre.
732 LBC 24 hours LBC is Britain’s only national news talk radio station. It tackles the big issues of the day, with intelligent, informed and provocative opinion from guests, listeners and presenters, including Nick Ferrari, James O’Brien, Shelagh Fogarty, Iain Dale, Ken Livingstone, David Mellor and Beverley Turner. LBC reaches more than 1.3 million people in Britain, and Nick Ferrari hosts London’s number one commercial radio breakfast show by market share.
733 Trans World Radio 24 hours TWR exists to share Jesus Christ with the world. Offering thought-provoking speech-based Christian radio, we offer a journey from doubt to decision to discipleship.
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Number Channel Broadcasts Description
1 BBC One 24 hours

BBC One offers something of value for everyone with a range of high-quality, popular programming for a modern UK audience.

2 BBC Two 24 hours

BBC Two prides itself on a rich mix of innovative, entertaining and challenging programmes, including documentaries, the arts, current affairs, comedy, drama and history.

3 ITV 24 hours

The heart of popular culture.

4 Channel 4 24 hours

Award-winning comedy, groundbreaking documentaries, distinctive drama and entertainment with an edge.

5 Channel 5 24 hours

Channel 5 is the home of great television for all the family, with loads of quality shows that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news.

6 ITV2 24 hours

TV. and then some

9 BBC Four 19:00 - 04:00

BBC4 brings viewers an alternative and wonderful mix of culture, arts, world cinema, science, history, business and current affairs.

10 ITV3 24 hours

Crafted drama collections from ITV.

11 Pick 24 hours

Pick offers a compelling mix of general entertainment, from quality drama and documentaries to lifestyle and factual entertainment programming.

12 Dave 07:00 - 03:00

‘The home of witty banter’ brings you a selection of fresh new shows as well as some old favourites.

13 Channel 4+1 24 hours

The same as Channel 4 only one hour later, so you don't miss out. Award-winning comedy, groundbreaking documentaries, distinctive drama and entertainment with an edge.

14 More4 09:00 - 04:30

Lifestyle, documentaries and US drama, from brand new programmes to the best of Channel 4.

17 Really 08:00 - 01:49

The UK’s leading lifestyle TV channel. Really provides a compelling mixture of honest and entertaining television.

19 Yesterday 06:00 - 03:00

Yesterday takes the viewer back in time, evoking the past in a way that’s vivid and relevant.

20 Drama 08:00 - 02:00 Watch a selection of critically acclaimed dramas, featuring stellar talent, that'll keep you glued to your TV screen.
21 5USA 12:00 - 01:00

The definitive place to see the best drama and movies direct from the U.S.

24 ITV4 24 hours

A haven of sport and cult classics from ITV.

26 ITVBe 24 hours

Entertainment and lifestyle from the UK and US, featuring real lives and real people, on ITVBe.

27 ITV2+1 24 hours

TV. and then some

28 E4 24 hours

Telly with attitude, stuffed to bursting with comedy, drama, US imports, reality shows and plenty fun times.

29 E4+1 24 hours

Catch up on E4 one hour later. Telly with attitude, stuffed to bursting with comedy, drama, US imports, reality shows and plenty fun times.

30 5STAR 09:00 - 12:00

The fun loving home of some of the biggest dramas, soaps, entertainment shows and movies from the U.K and U.S.

31 Spike 24 hours

This is SPIKE. A brand new channel for those who demand entertainment smarter, sharper, braver. A fresh venue for exclusive shows from the UK and US - visionary dramas, genre-defining movies and sports that push limits.

33 ITV+1 24 hours

Catch up on ITV one hour later.

34 ITV3+1 18:00 - 06:00

Catch up on ITV3 one hour later.

37 Quest 24 hours

Quest is the channel for people who find real-life more fascinating and entertaining than fiction.

38 Quest+1 24 hours

Catch up on Quest one hour later. Quest is the channel for people who find real-life more fascinating and entertaining than fiction.

41 Food Network 24 hours

Food Network UK brings a fresh perspective to the UK food scene by offering an irresistible combination of credible cooking, new ideas and high-energy lifestyle entertainment.

44 Channel 5+1 24 hours

Channel 5+1 is the home of great television for all the family, that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news. Everything you love from Channel 5, just 1 hour later.

46 Challenge 24 hours

Challenge is the home of ‘contest’. It offers cult shows, world famous quiz formats, innovative new game shows and superb TNA Impact Wrestling action. From original UK commissioned content to iconic classic shows from the past, there's something for everyone.

47 4seven See description

Your chance to catch up with Channel 4’s most popular and talked-about shows from the last seven days.

54 My 5 19:00 - 00:00

Channel 5 +24 is Channel 5's new catch-up channel. It will show the previous day's Channel 5 primetime programmes from 7pm until midnight each day.

55 5STAR+1 24/7

The fun loving home of some of the biggest dramas, soaps, entertainment shows and movies from the U.K and U.S.

56 5USA+1 18:00 – 05:00 Monday to Friday

Another chance to see 5USA – The definitive place to see the best drama and movies direct from the U.S.

61 True Entertainment 06:00 - 03:00

The home of classic series, true stories, and drama adaptations – it’s everything to keep you enthralled in one place.

64 CBS Action 24 hours The home of high-octane entertainment, edge of your seat thrillers and cult favourites. Classic US series Star Trek, NCIS, CSI, Walker, Texas Ranger and Dexter.
66 CBS Reality 24 hours Home to the good, the bad and the extraordinary, CBS Reality brings you a wide variety of hit content, including the longest running courtroom U.S. series Judge Judy, multi-award winning 48 Hours, fast-paced crime series Jail, Sins and Secrets and Cops, plus the highly entertaining docu-series Hoarders. Be captivated, shocked, and entertained by this award winning real life channel packed with compelling documentaries and hard-hitting real life dramas.
67 CBS Reality+1 24/7 CBS Reality, one hour later. Home to the good, the bad and the extraordinary, CBS Reality brings you a wide variety of hit content, including the longest running courtroom U.S. series Judge Judy, multi-award winning 48 Hours, fast-paced crime series Jail, Sins and Secrets and Cops, plus the highly entertaining docu-series Hoarders. Be captivated, shocked, and entertained by this award winning real life channel packed with compelling documentaries and hard-hitting real life dramas.
68 truTV 24 hours truTV is a larger-than-life entertainment channel that enthrals, engages and amuses with a mix of original, revealing and entertaining programmes featuring unique characters and incredible situations.
69 truTV+1 24 hours Catch up on truTV one hour later. truTV is a larger-than-life entertainment channel that enthrals, engages and amuses with a mix of original, revealing and entertaining programmes featuring unique characters and incredible situations.
70 Horror Channel 24 hours

Horror Channel is the UK’s first channel dedicated to the dark side of cinema and television. With an eclectic mix of ground-breaking and genre-defining content including niche, cult and box office smash movies along with fantasy, sci-fi and supernatural series, you'll be entertained and terrified.

71 CBS Drama 24 hours

Home of iconic and unforgettable series, CBS Drama is the destination for irresistible storylines, passionate love affairs and legendary cliff-hangers. From the best of British drama, Waterloo Road to glam US super-soap, Knots Landing to crime-busting detective series such as Matlock and Father Dowling Mysteries.

72 YourTV 0700-0300 Mon-Fri YourTV is a fresh new entertainment channel providing sensational real-life stories, irresistible experiences and thrilling tales. On air from 7am to 3am across the UK, series airing on the channel include Don’t Tell The Bride, Corrupt Crimes, Shark and Snapped. Visit yourtv-uk.com for more info.
73 YourTV+1 0300-0400 Mon-Fri Catch up on YourTV one hour later. YourTV is a fresh new entertainment channel providing sensational real-life stories, irresistible experiences and thrilling tales. On air from 7am to 3am across the UK, series airing on the channel include Don’t Tell The Bride, Corrupt Crimes, Shark and Snapped. Visit yourtv-uk.com for more info.
75 Chart Show TV 22:00 - 05:59

Chart Show TV brings you the Singles, Album, Airplay, Urban and Dance charts weekly, along with the biggest new tracks, interviews with your favourite artists and a chance for you to tweet in your requests daily. Check out Twitter.com/Chartshowtv to keep up to date with our latest new videos, chats and competitions

77 Rishtey Europe 24 hours Rishtey TV Europe is home to content viewers will love including kids shows, top soaps, Bollywood movies, social awareness content and formatted shows including India’s Got Talent and Bigg Boss (Big Brother).
79 Dave Ja Vu 24 hours
83 BLAZE™ 24 hours

BLAZE™ is an entertainment channel which celebrates people who achieve the extraordinary through determination, courage and a hint of maverick spirit. American by nature, but distinctly British by nurture, it raises the flag for real people who boldly follow their own path.

91 Front Runner 24 hours

Turning the spotlight on a wide range of popular as well as niche sports, including both live and recorded action.

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HD

To view these channels you will need a TV with Freeview HD built in, or a HD-ready TV connected to a Freeview+ HD recorder.
Channels below are available to approximately 70% of UK homes.

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
101 BBC One HD 24 hours

You can now see all of BBC One's big shows in high definition on the BBC One HD channel, Freeview channel 101.

102 BBC Two HD 24 hours

BBC Two HD is a free-to-air high definition channel from the BBC. It features a wide range of programmes from across BBC Two.

103 ITV HD 24 hours

ITV HD offers everything you know and love about ITV but in even shinier, brighter high definition.

104 4HD 24 hours

4HD means you can view the complete Channel 4 schedule and enjoy a high definition experience whenever it is available.

105 Channel 5 HD 24/7

Channel 5 HD is the home of great television for all the family, with loads of quality shows that includes entertainment, documentaries, sport, drama from the UK and US, films, reality, comedy, children’s and news.

106 BBC Four HD 7 pm - 4 am

BBC Four HD

107 BBC News HD 24 hours

BBC News HD

108 Al Jazeera English HD 24 hours

Al Jazeera English is international news that takes you to the heart of the story, with in depth news and current affairs programming from around the globe, in high definition.

109 Channel 4+1 HD 24 hours

Catch up on the complete Channel 4 schedule one hour later, in high definition.

110 4seven HD 24 hours

Channel 4's most popular and talked about shows from the last seven days, all in HD.

111 QVC+1 HD 01:00 – 13:00

The same as QVC HD only one hour later, so you don't miss out. QVC is the UK's leading TV shopping channel, making shopping easy, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

112 QVC Beauty HD 13:00 - 01:00

Tune into QVC Beauty HD, dedicated to premium beauty brands and beauty advice – all in stunning High Definition.

113 RT HD 24/7

RT offers regular news updates and a unique insight into many aspects of Russian history, culture and opinions.

123 CBBC HD 7 am - 7 pm

CBBC HD

124 CBeebies HD 6 am - 7 pm

CBeebies HD

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Film

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
15 Film4 11:00 - 04:00

The best of British film-making, US independents, Hollywood blockbusters, guilty pleasures, foreign films and cult.

32 Movie Mix 24 hours

Get comfortable and immerse yourself in quality movies and drama series from the UK and US.

45 Film4+1 24 hours

Keep missing your favourite films on Film 4? Film 4 +1 is now available on Freeview. Giving you another chance to catch the best of British film-making, US indies, Hollywood blockbusters, guilty pleasures and cult classics.

48 Movies4Men 24 hours Get ready for non-stop entertainment that’s bound to keep you on the edge of your seat.
74 True Christmas 24/7

The home of festive movies.

81 Talking Pictures TV 24 hours An Afternoon At the Flicks Any time of day! A new independent archive film and television channel.
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Music

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
18 4Music 24 hours

The ultimate in music TV, bringing you closer to the music you love with the hottest stars and the biggest charts, plus gut-busting comedy and jaw-dropping reality shows.
It’s music and then some.

57 VIVA 05:00 - 18:00

A unique mix of award-winning comedy, the best in rock and pop and fabulous new programming, VIVA is the exciting new channel from MTV.

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Children's

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
120 CBBC 07:00 - 19:00

Offering a broad mix of drama, entertainment, news and factual shows, CBBC is the exciting digital channel for 6 -12 year olds.

121 CBeebies 06:00 - 19:00

CBeebies is dedicated to preschoolers. Packed full of their favourite characters, CBeebies offers 13 hours of programmes every day which encourage your child to play along and learn.

122 CITV 06:00 - 18:00

Wickedly playful kids stuff from ITV.

125 POP 24 hours POP is a high energy channel for kids. POP delivers a fresh and diverse mix of shows. Silly cartoons, fun how to facts and game shows all combine to form an entertaining and inspiring bundle for children.
126 Tiny Pop 03:00-00:00 Tiny Pop offers a fun and safe environment for kids aged 3-7 to laugh, learn and grow, with a brilliantly diverse range of programming and fun interactive games. Continue the fun over at tinypop.com with exclusive digital content including full length episodes, games, competitions and much more.
127 Kix 24/7
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News

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
130 BBC News 24 hours

The BBC's continuous news channel, breaking stories as they happen, with the latest news, weather, sport and business updates 24 hours a day seven days a week.

131 BBC Parliament 24 hours

The UK’s prime political channel - unedited coverage of the House of Commons, House of Lords and Select Committees in Westminster.

132 Sky News 24 hours Breaking news 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. And a whole lot more. Sky News has been voted News Channel of the Year, and it keeps getting better.
135 RT 24 hours

RT offers regular news updates and a unique insight into many aspects of Russian history, culture and opinions.

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Lifestyle

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
16 QVC 24 hours

QVC is the UK's leading TV shopping channel, making shopping easy, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

22 Ideal World 24 hours Broadcasting 24 hours each day, Ideal World brings you a vast range of goods from fashion, jewellery, gardening, health & beauty and housewares.
23 Create and Craft 07:00 - 22:00

Create and Craft is devoted to a range of craft pursuits, including card making, drawing, needlecraft, embroidery and decoupage.

25 Home 24 hours
35 QVC Beauty 08:00 - 13:00

Tune into QVC Beauty, dedicated to premium beauty brands and beauty advice – because who doesn’t like to look good?

36 QVC Style 24/7

QVC Style brings you the best of QVCs offerings in fashion, accessories and fashion jewellery.

39 The Store 06:00 - 04:00 The Store is a teleshopping channel with a mix of retail teleshopping content focused on beauty, health and homeware products. The channel also features live teleshopping gaming content from Netplay TV under the programme brand Jackpot247.
40 Rocks & Co 1 13:00 - 18:00

Rocks & Co. 1 is a falling auction shopping channel that specialises in high end jewellery and precious gemstones. The team includes internationally renowned gemstone experts and jewellery designers.

42 Travel Channel 24 hours Travel Channel is the world’s leading travel-themed entertainment channel. Through the engaging storytelling and unique perspectives of our presenters we transport viewers to every corner of the globe. Our shows inspire, inform and entertain and tap into the human desire to experience new things, explore new places and engage with fascinating people and cultures.
43 Gems TV 24 hours Gems TV is a reverse auction jewellery shopping channel, officially the first reverse auction in the UK.
49 TJC 24 hours The Jewellery Channel (TJC) boasts a personal shopping service that offers friendly and professional advice so customers get the most out of their Jewellery shopping experience.
63 Community Channel 11:00 - 01:00

Community Channel is the only TV channel for communities, charities and the brilliant people who make the U.K. a better place for us all. Twelve million people watched the channel last year. Viewers learn more by watching the channel and are motivated to do more for others. Community Channel is a Media Trust initiative, funded by the Big Lottery Fund.

65 TBN UK 24 hours

TBN UK offers 24 hours of commercial-free inspirational programming that appeal to people in a wide variety of Protestant, Catholic and Messianic Jewish denominations.

76 Jewellery Maker 0800-1200 JewelleryMaker is the leading one stop online destination and TV channel for top quality but affordable jewellery making accessories.
78 Shop 8-12 8am - 12pm
85 Hochanda 6am - 9pm
88 The Craft Channel 7am - 7pm

The Craft Channel is the new home of craft shopping TV, bringing you an exciting range of must-have products from the top brands in the industry.

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Regional

S4C is a Welsh language service available to Freeview viewers in Wales. BBC Alba is a Scottish Gaelic language service available in Scotland. RTE One, RTE Two and TG4 are broadcast to c.78% of the population Northern Ireland and can be received with Freeview HD equipment.

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
4 S4C 24 hours S4C digital is S4C's lively, dynamic digital channel dedicated to Wales and all things Welsh.
7 BBC Alba 17:00-00:00 Mon-Fri, 16:00-01:00 Sat and 16:00-00:00 on Sun

A digital TV channel, available in Scotland, broadcasting Gaelic programmes daily. Programming includes news, Scottish sport, music, factual, children’s and entertainment programmes.

51 TG4 24 hours

TG4 is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

52 RTÉ One 24 hours

RTÉ One is the most popular TV channel in Ireland. RTÉ One serves the wider population with high-impact programming, landmark drama, documentary, factual and entertainment programming, news and current affairs, bringing the country together for key national events. RTÉ One is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

53 RTÉ Two 24 hours

RTÉ2 provides distinctive and relevant programming for younger people, Ads 15-34, through factual, entertainment, comedy, sport, documentary and acquired drama. RTÉ2 is only available to Freeview customers in certain parts of Northern Ireland. Please check your coverage.

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Local TV

Please check the coverage in your area here to see what Local TV channel you will receive. More coming soon.

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
7 Estuary TV Shut down daily at 12 am

Estuary is a commercial public service broadcaster and will provide local news every day, combined with a varied schedule including current affairs, business, environmental, historical, documentary, films and entertainment programming.

7 Mustard TV Monday to Friday from 5.30 pm to 10.30 pm

Mustard TV is a local TV station for the greater Norwich area.

7 Notts TV Monday to Friday 4pm to 12am
7 Latest TV 24 hours

Local TV for Brighton and Hove.

7 Big Centre 24 hours

Big Centre is the local TV channel for Birmingham, Walsall, Wolverhampton, Solihull and The Black Country.

7 Sheffield Live 24 hours
7 NVTV 24 hours
7 Made in Bristol 24 hours
7 That's Solent 24 hours

Covering Southampton, Portsmouth and Isle of Wight, That’s Solent is your voice providing the latest news and entertainment for the Solent.

7 Made in Leeds 24 hours
7 Made in Tyne & Wear 24 hours
7 That's Lancashire 24 hours
7 Cambridge TV 24 hours
8 London Live 24 hours The first 24 hour entertainment channel devoted exclusively to the Capital. London Live will begin broadcasting on the 31st of March in the Greater London area.
8 STV Glasgow Monday to Friday from 12pm to 1am

STV Glasgow showcases the City, its surrounding areas and its people with an entertaining mix of news, features, live and interactive formats together with quality acquired and archive programmes.

8 STV Edinburgh 24 hours
8 Made in Cardiff 24 hours
8 Bay TV Liverpool 24 hours
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Interactive

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
601 BBC Red Button 24 hours Press the red button on your remote at any time to enter the world of BBC Red Button.
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Radio

Number Channel Broadcasts Description
700 BBC Radio 1 24 hours

BBC Radio 1 takes you through your day - playing the best new music, with exclusive interviews, live bands and unprecedented access to the stars.

701 BBC 1Xtra 24 hours

The hottest new black music. From RnB to Drum & Bass, Hip Hop to Dancehall and Garage - and loads in between.

702 BBC Radio 2 24 hours

BBC Radio 2 combines popular music and culture with a diverse range of specialist music, features, documentaries, light entertainment and live and exclusive recordings.

703 BBC Radio 3 24 hours

BBC Radio 3 is the home of live music and the arts. We offer classical music, world music, jazz, Broadway and film music, drama, the arts and ideas.

704 BBC Radio 4 24 hours

BBC Radio 4 offers a unique range of programmes to inspire and entertain you. From current affairs to award winning comedy every week and captivating drama.

705 BBC R5 Live 24 hours

Dedicated to giving you live commentary on news and sport. Exclusive rights on the all the major sports including the Premiership, and up to the minute news and debate.

706 BBC R5SX 24 hours

BBC Five Live Sports Extra is dedicated to pure live sport - the digital home of cricket and rugby, plus extra commentary of football, F1, and tennis.

707 BBC 6 Music 24 hours

BBC Radio 6 Music celebrates the very best in music. It's a station for people who are passionate about rock and pop music.

708 BBC R4 Extra 24 hours

BBC Radio 4 Extra offers pure radio entertainment all day, every day. Hear original radio comedies which became TV hits, alongside comedy classics and the best names on the stand-up scene.

710 BBC World 24 hours

BBC World Service is the award-winning broadcaster which gets to the heart of global events. Programmes cover news to science and the environment to arts, religion and music of all kinds.

711 The Hits Radio 24 hours Playing the biggest hits right now across the UK.
712 Kiss Fresh 24 hours
713 Kiss 24 hours A fun-loving station dedicated to the UK's young party people. Playing rhythmic driven music - Urban and Dance.
714 Kisstory 24 hours
715 Magic 24 hours Make your day Magic with music from Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Ed Sheeran, Take That, Motown and more.
716 Heat 24 hours A non-stop mix of music that makes you want to get up in the morning - or stay out late at night.
717 Kerrang! 24 hours

What happens when you mix passion, entertainment and edginess with the best of today’s rock music? You get Kerrang! Radio – Everything That Rocks.

718 Smooth Radio 24 hours Join presenters Andrew Castle, Kate Garraway, Myleene Klass and Tina Hobley for ‘Your Relaxing Music Mix’. Smooth Radio plays music from artists such as Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and Whitney Houston, blended with the best relaxing music from today's stars like Will Young and Michael Bublé.
723 talkSPORT 24 hours talkSPORT tackles all the big sporting issues with an energy, humour and opinion you won't find anywhere else on the dial!
724 Capital FM 24 hours Capital FM offers the very best Hit Music, the hottest showbiz & artist interviews, massive money-can’t-buy competitions, up-to-date local news and traffic & travel throughout the day.
725 Premier Radio 24 hours Premier Christian Radio brings you inspirational teachings and debate, Christian and Gospel music and the latest news from a Christian perspective.
726 U105 24 hours U105 is a Belfast based radio station, providing a mix of music and speech as well as hourly news bulletins.
727 Absolute Radio 24 hours Discover Real Music. Absolute Radio guarantees to help you rediscover more music than any other station.
728 Heart 24 hours There's no better way to lift your mood than by tuning into Heart. From the Sugababes and Kelly Clarkson to Sister Sledge and Barry White, Heart plays music that's guaranteed to make you feel good.
730 RNIB Connect 24 hours

RNIB Connect provides a platform for people to share experiences of living with little or no sight, inform and create new programming on topics of interest and be relevant to listeners throughout the UK.

731 Classic FM 24 hours Attracting an audience of 5.6 million people each week, Classic FM offers a wide variety of programmes, hosted by a range of broadcasters and musicians including John Suchet, Alan Titchmarsh, Aled Jones, Myleene Klass, Alex James, Margherita Taylor, Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen, Nicholas Owen, Charlotte Green and Catherine Bott. Since its launch in 1992, Classic FM has aimed to break down the barriers to classical music and in so doing, introduce an entirely new audience to the genre.
732 LBC 24 hours LBC is Britain’s only national news talk radio station. It tackles the big issues of the day, with intelligent, informed and provocative opinion from guests, listeners and presenters, including Nick Ferrari, James O’Brien, Shelagh Fogarty, Iain Dale, Ken Livingstone, David Mellor and Beverley Turner. LBC reaches more than 1.3 million people in Britain, and Nick Ferrari hosts London’s number one commercial radio breakfast show by market share.
733 Trans World Radio 24 hours TWR exists to share Jesus Christ with the world. Offering thought-provoking speech-based Christian radio, we offer a journey from doubt to decision to discipleship.

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