Racing UK

Racing UK to launch HD service

Horse-racing service Racing UK is to launch an HD TV channel on the Sky platform in March. The channel will air all 28 races from the 2016 Cheltenham Festival live in HD. Racing UK will broadcast over 600 race meetings per year in native HD, according to the company. Racing UK said that its research […]

Racing UK launches new international multiscreen service

Horseracing broadcaster Racing UK has re-launched an enhanced international service, giving viewers outside the UK the ability to view content on multiple devices and to view catch-up content for seven days after a race is broadcast. Racing UK has teamed up with streaming technology platform provider Simplestream to offer its diet of horseracing from 34 […]

Horseracing broadcaster Racing UK partners with PayWizard

Horseracing broadcaster Racing UK has partnered with TV payment experts PayWizard to launch Racing UK Anywhere – a service that lets consumers watch horseracing on the move and on multiple devices.  PayWizard said that it has used its enterprise class software to upgrade the horseracing channel’s subscriber management system, providing Racing UK with a single […]

Racing UK launches pay-per-day on Freeview

Racing UK has launched a pay-per-day service accessible via the Freeview platform in the UK. Customers can sign up for 24-hour access to the horseracing service for £4.99. The service is available via internet-connected Freeview set-tops and TVs. The service includes interactive racecards, form, SPs and results. Clive Cottrell, director of marketing at Racing UK, […]

Racing UK launches on Freeview with Connect TV

Horse racing channel Racing UK has inked a deal with Connect TV and will become available to Freeview viewers in the UK. Connect TV has seven slots on UK free-to-air digital terrestrial service Freeview and delivers channels via connected Freeview set top boxes. Racing UK’s linear channel will be complemented with a range of interactive […]