Channel 4

British public-service television broadcaster; TV channel
This page contains information about the TV channel Channel 4 which is broadcast in Scotland, England and Northern Ireland. For the Welsh channel, see S4C

Channel 4 is a television channel which broadcasts to the United Kingdom. It started on 2 November 1982. On 10 December 2010 Channel 4 started a High Definition version of their channel on Sky+ HD.

Channel 4
Channel 4 logo 2015.svg
Launched2 November 1982; 37 years ago (1982-11-02)
Owned byChannel Four Television Corporation
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Audience share5.29% (Including +1,HD) (22 March 2020 (2020-03-22), BARB)
CountryUnited Kingdom
LanguageEnglish
Broadcast areaUnited Kingdom
Ireland
HeadquartersLeeds, England, UK
Sister channel(s)4seven
Film4
E4
More4
4Music
The Box
Box Hits
Kerrang!
Kiss
Magic
Timeshift serviceChannel 4 +1
Channel 4 +1 HD
Websitewww.channel4.com
Availability
Terrestrial
FreeviewChannel 4 (SD)
Channel 7 (Wales)
Channel 15 (+1)
Channel 104 (HD)
Channel 109 (+1 HD)
Satellite
FreesatChannel 104 (SD)
Channel 120 (Wales)
Channel 121 (+1)
Channel 974 (SD, London)
Sky (England, Northern Ireland, Scotland)Channel 104 (SD)
Channel 138 (HD) (except London)
Channel 204 (+1)
Channel 804 (SD) (London)
Sky (Wales)Channel 117 (SD)
Channel 138 (HD)
Channel 217 (+1)
Sky (Ireland)Channel 135
Channel 235 (+1)
Astra 2E10714 H 22000 5/6
10936 V 22000 5/6 (+1)
Astra 2G11126 V 22000 5/6 (HD)
Eutelsat 10A
(BFBS)
8009
NSS 12
(BFBS)
8109
Cable
Virgin Media (UK)Channel 104 (HD)
Channel 142 (+1)
Virgin Media (Ireland)Channel 111 (SD)
Channel 142 (HD)
Channel 161 (+1)
Cablecom
(Switzerland)
Channel 163
WightFibreChannel 4
IPTV
Swisscom TV
(Switzerland)
Channel arbitrary
Eir VisionChannel 204 (SD)
Channel 205 (+1)
Streaming media
All 4Watch live
TVPlayerWatch live (UK only)
Sky Go
Watch live (UK and Ireland only)
Virgin TV AnywhereWatch live (UK only)
Watch live (+1, UK only)

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