Channel 5 (UK)

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Channel 5
Launched 30 March 1997; 21 years ago (1997-03-30)
Network 5
Owned by Viacom International Media Networks
Picture format 576i 4:3/16:9 (SDTV)
1080i 16:9 (HDTV)
Country United Kingdom
Language English
Formerly called Five (2002–11)
Sister channel(s)
Timeshift service Channel 5 +1
Availability
Terrestrial
Freeview Channel 5
Channel 44 (+1)
Channel 105 (HD)
Satellite
Freesat Channel 105 (SD/HD)
Channel 128 (+1)
Sky
(UK only)
Channel 105 (SD/HD)
Channel 205 (+1)
Channel 805 (SD)
Astra 2G 10964 H 22000 5/6
10964 H 22000 5/6 (+1)
10964 H 22000 5/6 (HD)
Cable
Virgin Media Channel 105
Channel 150 (HD)
Channel 155 (+1)
UPC Cablecom
(Switzerland)
Channel 167
(digital CH-D)
WightFibre Channel 5
Internet television
TVPlayer Watch live (UK only)
Sky Go Watch live
(UK and Ireland only)
Virgin TV Anywhere Watch live (UK only)

Channel 5 is a television channel which broadcasts to the United Kingdom. It started on 30 March 1997. On 13 July 2010 Channel 5 started a High Definition version of their channel on Sky and Virgin Media.

Programmes they have shown[change | change source]