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 […]

TVP preps new channels

TVP has applied for a license to run two new channels, TVP Dokument and TVP Rozrywka. The factual and general entertainment services would be carried on DTH and DTT if the KRRiT broadcasting regulator gives the green light.