Re: End of Astra-1 analogue TV services.
As far as I know, the only way to receive Eurosport in the UK is through a Sky subscription.
The good news is that it does come with the most basic (i.e. cheapest) Sky subscription - two channels (Eurosport 1 and Eurosport 2 + Eurosport HD).
--- In GEO-Subscribers@yahoogroups.com, geojohnt@... wrote:
> By 30th April all analogue TV transmissions on Astra-1 will have been
> switched off.
> I regularly watch the (analogue) FTA English language Eurosport
> international service for winter sports and cycling.
> I can find no information as to whether this service will continue as a FTA
> digital service.
> There is an FTA digital German language Eurosport service on Astra-1 but I
> somehow have the feeling I'm going to have to subscribe to a Sky sports
> package in order to receive the English language service in the future - which
> I don't want to do.
> I wonder if anyone out there has information on the continuation of
> Eurosport International after digital switch-over?
> John Tellick.
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