"Virgin Media has just completed agreements to launch the new HD channels from UKTV. I'm really pleased to say that we'll be adding them to our HD channel line-up as soon as we possibly can. We're still in discussion with UKTV about the precise technical details re timing, but our aspiration is to launch at the same time as Sky or as soon as possible after. " Peter Chapman, Associate Director, Content AcquisitionVirgin Media are also reported to be in discussions with Turner Broadcasting about Cartoon Network HD and TCM HD.
August 16, 2011
Virgin Media adding five HD channels as part of UKTV deal
Virgin Media customers are soon to get Eden HD, Good Food HD, Dave HD, Watch HD and Alibi HD (once they launch) as part of the UKTV sale: