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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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.