Freesat HD

Freesat offers a subscription-free satellite TV service providing digital television throughout the UK. It provides various channels including the BBC and ITV channels as well as other broadcasters such as CSC Media Group, Chello Zone, Al Jazeera English and Euronews.

The Freesat HD offering includes the popular terrestrial channels. Initially BBC HD was the only high-definition channel provided by Freesat when in launched in May 2008, but ITV HD soon added in June 2008. Channel 4 HD will soon be available, in April 2011.

Further HD channels will be added in time. After Channel 4 there are plans to add STV HD. Beyond that, exciting Freesat HD possibilities include RTE and Sky HD channels.