Jun 282017
 

BBC Activates more Red Buttons streams ready for Wimbledon

Following three days of extra Glastonbury coverage, the BBC will be reactivating its extra Red Button streams between 3rd and 16th July 2017 for extra coverage.

Where as for Glastonbury there were only three red button feeds available on satellite, an extra three streams will be brought on-air.

During Wimbledon, the extra streams will be available as follows:
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May 262017
 

BBC Red Button Services start for the summer

The BBC are once again to offer viewers extra coverage of the summer’s sporting and music events.

Test transmissions for extra Red Button video streams have now commenced on satellite.
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May 052016
 

More BBC Red Button streams have appeared on the UK TV satellite today.

These streams will be used over the summer to provide further coverage of the various sports and events,such as the Olympics, Euro 2016, Wimbledon and Glastonbury.

These new streams also include a HD stream.

The streams are located on Astra 2F, on the UK beam, and so will only be available should you have a large enough satellite dish that can current receive BBC channels.

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Jun 182015
 

The BBC has confirmed details of the additional Red Button service it will offer this summer

These extra services will allow access to extra coverage from Glastonbury and Wimbledon.

There will be three Red Button options during Glastonbury and six Red Button options for Wimbledon.

There will also be a HD Red Button service on satellite during Wimbledon.

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May 262015
 

Multiple BBC Red Button streams will be available again this summer.

Normally the BBC only have one Red Button stream on satellite. This single Red Button is only available in SD.

But they expand the service during the summer months to cover the various summer events.

These extra streams are used for extra match coverage during Wimbledon and extra stages at Glastonbury.

The streams are in test mode at the moment, but will soon be added to the Sky and Freesat channel guide.

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Oct 192014
 

Radio 2 in Concert – Status Quo
Get your double denim out of the wardrobe as Status Quo mark their 50th anniversary with a special concert for Radio 2.
Wed 22 Oct, 7.55pm-6am
Thu 23 Oct, 6am-2pm, 3.30pm-6am
Fri 24 Oct, 6am-7pm, 10pm-6am

Radio 1 Teen Awards
BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards returns this October to honour the nation’s inspirational teenagers with performances from Ariana Grande, Rixton, The Vamps and Ella Henderson.
Sun 19 Oct, 1.50am-5.15pm

Sounds of the 80s
Martin and Gary Kemp from Spandau Ballet join Sara Cox to revisit their years at the top of the pop charts.
Sat 18 Oct, 10.30pm-1.15am
Sun 19 Oct, 9am-10.20am, 11.40am-1.50pm, 9pm-6am
Mon 20 Oct, 6am-7.25pm
Tue 21 Oct, 12am-7:00pm

Doctor Who Extra
See the universe from another dimension as Clara ‘becomes’ the Doctor – and find out what Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman thought about that. Plus showrunner Steven Moffat and writer Jamie Mathieson reveal the origins of this week’s episode.
Fri 17 Oct, 2pm-6pm
Sat 18 Oct, 6am-2.30pm, 9.05pm-10.30pm
Sun 19 Oct, 5.15pm-7.55pm
Mon 20 Oct, 7.25pm-12am
Tue 21 Oct, 10.30pm-6am
Wed 22 Oct, 6am-7.55pm

6Music Live
Your last chance to catch James perform their exclusive set for 6Music at BBC Maida Vale.
Fri 17 Oct, 6am-2pm, 6pm-12am
Sat 18 Oct, 6pm-9.05pm

BBC Music: God Only Knows
See how many stars you can spot in this year’s video for BBC Children in Need, a reworking of a Beach Boys classic.
Sat 18 Oct, 12am-6am

Antiques Roadshow Play-along Quiz
See if you can match the valuations from the experts for two paintings of the Titanic, an intricate bamboo pot and a highly valuable piece of Star Wars memorabilia.
Sun 19 Oct, 7.55pm-9pm

Sport Highlights
Watch coverage of the men’s and women’s categories at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix, plus Final Score returns to our screens.

BBC Red Button:
Available on Freesat and Sky satellite receivers in Spain.
BBC Red Button Streams in Spain : http://www.satandpcguy.com/Site/bbc_sport_interactive_red_button_bbci.php

Jun 192014
 

The BBC Red Button Sports Streams have appeared on Freesat and Sky channel lists.

There is also a single HD Red Button service.

The BBC are providing some temporary streams to cover the sports and events over the summer, including Wimbledon, Commonwealth Games, Glastonbury Formula One and the Football World Cup.

BBC RB 0 – 980 – Only during Commonwealth Games and then only 1900-0530.

BBC RB 1 – 981

BBC RB 2 – 982

BBC RB 3 – 983

BBC RB 4 – 984

BBC RB 5 – 985

BBC RB HD – 986 – Sky+HD and Freesat HD only

May 312014
 

The BBC has started up some additional “red button” streams.

These additional “red button” streams will be used for the next few months, over the summer, to help provide more coverage of the sports and events over the summer, from the World Cup, to Wimbledon, Glastonbury, and the Commonwealth Games.

Sky and Freesat receiver will be able to access these streams directly one they are fully operational.

Users of other satellite receiver will have to manually scan.

BBC Red Button Streams – frequencies
11464 H 22000 5/6
Tagged as 22101-22105

These streams are on the UK beam of the satellites, so will only be available if you are receive other BBC channels.

http://www.satandpcguy.com/Site/bbc_sport_interactive_red_button_bbci.php

May 232014
 

Commonwealth Games – Glasgow 2014 – BBC Coverage

The BBC has unveiled more details about its coverage of the Commonwealth Games, to be held in Glasgow this summer, between the 23rd July and 3rd August 2014.

The BBC will provide over 300 hours of network TV coverage and 200 hours of radio coverage.

And like during the 2012 London Olympics, much more live action will be made available to Freesat and Sky users via the BBC Red Button. The BBC Red Button will be expanded to provide seven streams of live coverage on satellite and cable services, including one HD stream.

The BBC will also offer up to 17 digital streams using the BBC Connected Red Button service.

BBC Three’s broadcast hours will be extended to provide coverage throughout the day, starting at 9am.

BBC One’s coverage will start at 6am with Breakfast live from their studio on the banks of the Clyde, and run until just after 11:40pm.

2014 Commonwealth Games Glasgow

 

More information:

http://www.satandpcguy.com/Site/commonwealth_games_2014_glasgow.php

Jul 042013
 

Day 11 Friday 5 July

Centre Court 1.00pm

Gentlemen’s Singles – Semi-finals
Novak Djokovic (SRB) [1] v Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG) [8]

Gentlemen’s Singles – Semi-finals
Jerzy Janowicz (POL) [24] v Andy Murray (GBR) [2]

The BBC will be broadcasting the ladies’ and gentlemen’s singles finals and semi-finals in 3D.
http://satandpcguy.com/blog/2013/07/wimbledon-finals-and-semi-finals-in-3d-on-bbc-tv/

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