New Polish kids channel to launch on Vectra

Polish cable operator Vectra is adding new kids channel TVP ABC and news channel Polsat News HD to its programming line-up. TVP ABC, from public broadcaster TVP, will launch on February 15, while Polsat News HD will launch on Vectra on February 12. TVP ABC will air kids shows including Domisie, Domowe Przedszkole, Pszczółka Maja and […]

TVN’s x-news offers TVP content

X-news, the online news service operated by Polish broadcaster TVN’s TVN Media unit, which provides Polish publishers with video content, is to supply customers with content provided by public broadcaster Telewizja Polska. X-News will supply news content from the TVP1, TVP2, TVP Info and TVP Regionalna channels. The partners of TVN Media’s x-link online video […]

TVP launches regional channels

Polish public broadcaster TVP has launched 16 regional channels for the cities of Bialystok, Gdańsk , Gorzow Wielkopolski, Katowice, Kielce, Krakow, Lublin, Lodz, Olsztyn, Opole, Poznań , Rzeszow, Szczecin, Warsaw and Wrocław. Each channel will create its own regional programmes dedicated to local communities. The new channels will take over the local programming of news […]

Inea replaces TVP Info with Poznań regional service

Polish cable operator Inea is adding public broadcaster TVP’s regional channel for Poznań to its line-up in place of TVP Info. TVP Poznań will be available on both analogue and digital tiers. TVP Info will continue to be available on Inea’s digital platform at a different channel position.

Cyfrowy Polsat adds TVP Rozrywka

Polish pay TV operator Cyfrowy Polsat has added public broadcaster TVP’s new entertainment channel TVP Rozrywka to its programming line-up. TVP Rozrywka will be offered as part of Cyfrowy Polsat’s Family Max HD package. The channel will be transmitted in MPEG-4, meaning it is only available to subscribers with HD set-tops, currently numbering 2.5 million.

HbbTV makes headway in Spain and Poland

Spain’s public broadcaster RTVE is adding HbbTV interactivity to two of its channels, while Poland’s TVP has completed a trial of the interactive TV standard. RTVE has launched HbbTV services alongside its 24h and TVE International channels. Users with connected TV sets that receive the channels via satellite will be able to access the […]

Netia Player adds TVP sports player

Polish cable operator Netia has added the sport on-demand platform Sport.TVP.PL to its Netia Player hybrid platform. The sports service, operated by broadcaster TVP, is airing all matches from the Euro 2012 football tournament live, along with highlights and player interviews. After the tournament, Sport.TVP.PL will deliver coverage from various events, including the Olympics Games. […]

Polsat claims HD lead

Polish DTH operator Cyfrowy Polsat has added two new HD channels to its line-up, taking the total number of HD channels available on the network to 28. The operator has added local channels TVP1 HD and TVP2 HD, giving subscribers access to live Champions League football coverage. Both channels are available to all HD subscribers. […]

TVP goes HD

Polish broadcaster TVP is about to launch high-definition versions of its two main channels. TVP1 and TVP2 will be broadcast in HD from start-June. The launch date means that Polish viewers will be able to see the public broadcaster’s coverage of the London Summer Olympics in HD.

TVP to launch HD channels in time for Euro 2012

Polish broadcaster TVP will launch two HD channels on June 1. The company said the launch of TVP 1 and TVP 2 in high definition would coincide with the start of the UEFA European Football Championship on June 8, which will be held in Poland and Ukraine. TVP said the channels would air matches from […]