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Local TV channels get higher place on Freeview TV guide

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Digital UK announced that local TV channels across the UK are being offered a more prominent position in the Freeview TV guide. Currently listed at channel 23, local services in Scotland and Wales will be eligible to move to channel 8 following the transition of BBC Three to a fully online service. As a result, BBC Alba in Scotland and Channel 4 in Wales will move from channel 8 to take BBC Three's former position at channel 7. Local services in England and Northern Ireland, currently on 8, will be offered the chance to move to channel 7. The changes follow an industry wide consultation and

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: BBC / Channel 4 / Freeview
Countries: United Kingdom
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