Vintage TV, specialising in older music videos and performances has been removed from Freesat, the free-to-air satellite service.
Vintage TV was previously available on Freesat channel number 505.
Vintage TV is staying tight-lipped about the changes, but viewers with Freesat can currently still access Vintage TV using the manual tuning function on their Freesat boxes (technical parameters below).
Freesat has been issuing non-committal responses to enquiries, informing customers that “Vintage TV is not currently available on Freesat”.
Vintage TV is still available on Sky digiboxes – Sky channel 369.
Vintage TV Satellite manual tuning
Symbol Rate: 27500
FEC: 5/6 (the FEC has been changed today 30/6/2016 from 2/3 to 5/6)
Service ID: 52180