Freeview and Sky Q users have a new channel to watch
If you’re stuck with something to binge on this weekend, there’s an all-new channel to try out. That’s TV Gold has just launched on both Freeview and Sky Q with the all-new service promising to feature nostalgic shows and content from decades past.
The channel features documentaries, concerts, movies and more and broadcasts 24 hours a day via channel 91 on Freeview and 187 on Sky. “That’s TV Gold is the home of nostalgia…seven days a week celebrating and commemorating the music, people, culture and events of the past 7+ decades,” Freeview said on the content page.
Shows airing this week include The Rolling Stones: Rock of Ages, The Beatles: Parting Ways and Neil Armstrong – One Small Step. There is also hours of music from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s.
This service was created by the team at That’s TV, which has been available on Freeview for over seven years and is one of the platform’s most popular channels.
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Speaking about the launch, That’s TV Gold Chief Executive Dan Cass said: “Demand for nostalgic music and entertainment content has never been greater than it has been in the past year.
“We’ve seen the popularity of music of yesteryear grow and we’re excited to bring That’s TV Gold to millions of homes across the UK to meet this demand.
“That’s TV Gold celebrates and commemorates the music, people, popular culture and events of the last 7 decades 7 days a week.”
Sky is known for offering endless hours of content, but Freeview is quickly catching up. Not only is this service completely subscription-free, but it was recently announced that those tuning in will now be able to watch more live and on-demand content than ever before.
Freeview Play, which comes pre-installed on most modern Smart TVs and available to watch through Amazon’s hugely popular Fire TV Stick devices, not only features 70 live channels, but now boasts over 30,000 hours of television on demand. collected from streaming services such as iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4 and My5, just to name a few. Freeview says it has increased its live and streamed content by more than half in the past two years.
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