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Channel 4 extends UK, Ireland DTH capacity agreement with SES

Tuesday 11 September 2018 | 14:35 CET | News
UK broadcaster Channel 4 has signed a multi-year extension agreement with satellite operator SES for continued direct-to-home (DTH) broadcast services in the UK and Ireland. Channel 4 is renewing capacity on the SES Astra 2E and 2G satellites to transmit a full line-up of Channel 4 programmes to the UK and Irish markets. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Channel 4 / SES
Countries: Ireland / United Kingdom
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