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BBC HD takes premier positions on Freesat

The BBC is moving the position of its HD channels on the Freesat platform to highlight the services and given them greater prominence.

From March 24, BBC One HD will be on channel 101 for viewers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, with standard definition BBC One moving to channel 108.

BBC Two HD will be on channel 102 for viewers in England, with standard definition BBC Two moving to channel 109.

BBC Three HD will be on channel 106 throughout the UK, with standard definition BBC Three moving to channel 147, while BBC Four HD will be on channel 107 throughout the UK, with standard definition BBC Four moving to channel 148.

BBC News HD will be from March 24 be on channel 200 throughout the UK, with standard definition BBC News moving to channel 212.

Kids channel CBBC HD will be on channel 600 throughout the UK, with standard definition CBBC moving to channel 607, while CBeebies HD will be on channel 601 throughout the UK, with standard definition on CBeebies moving to channel 608.

Tags: BBC, Freesat, UK