Freeview channel list: Northern Ireland

Listing updated on 13/05/2020


The Freeview line-up frequently changes. This list is updated at least once a month. Reception of channels subject to location and receiving equipment.


Key


      Available on a relay transmitter: viewers on relays receive fewer channels.
      DVB-T2 Subject to coverage, you need a newer TV or set top box to watch these channels, e.g. a TV or box with Freeview Play, Freeview HD or YouView.
      Streamed channel only available on compatible TVs or boxes connected to the internet with a minimum speed of 2.5Mbps.
▶️ Available live via the Freeview mobile app Selected programmes may be unavailable online. Requires co-installation of BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All4, My5 and UKTV Play.
 Green button live restart function Freeview Play devices; not available on all programmes.
* Belfast area only (Divis transmitter)


Channel List


01    BBC One Northern Ireland ▶️ 
02    BBC Two Northern Ireland ▶️ 
03    UTV ▶️
04    Channel 4 ▶️
05    Channel 5 ▶️
06    ITV2 ▶️
07    NVTV  (Belfast)
09    BBC Four (1858-0530) ▶️ 
10    ITV3 ▶️
11    Pick
12    QUEST
13    E4 ▶️
14    Film4 ▶️
15    Channel 4+1
16    QVC
 Access QVC Beauty, Style and Extra via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
17    Really
18    More 4 ▶️
19    Dave
20    Drama
21    5USA ▶️
22    Ideal World (0700-0000)
23    CCX TV
24    ITV4 ▶️
25    Yesterday
26    ITVBe ▶️
27    ITV2+1 (0700-0300)

28    E4+1
29    4Music

 Access Kerrang, Kiss and Magic TV via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
30    5STAR ▶️
31    Paramount Network ▶️
32    Sony Movies
33    UTV+1
34    ITV3+1  (2100-0000)
35    QVC Beauty  (0400-0200)
 Access QVC Beauty, Style and Extra via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
36    QVC Style (0200-0400)
37    DMAX
38    Quest Red
39    CBS Justice
40    Sony Movies Action
41    Food Network UK
42    HGTV
43    Gems TV
44    Channel 5+1

45    Film4+1
46    Challenge
47    4seven ▶️
48    Sony Channel*
49    TJC 

50    Sony Movies Classic*
51    TG4 (SD) [some areas only]
52    RTÉ One (SD) 
[some areas only]
53    RTÉ 2 (SD) [some areas only] 
54    5Select 
▶️
55    5STAR+1
56    5USA+1 

57    Smithsonian Channel
58    ITVBe+1 (0300-0500)
59    ITV4+1 (0500-0700)
60    Sony Movies+1*
63    Blaze (0500-0200)
64    FreeSports 
65    TBN UK
66    CBS Reality
67    CBS Reality+1

69    CBS Justice+1
70    Horror
71    CBS Drama 

72    Quest Red+1
73    Jewellery Maker
 Access the service after 1300 via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
74    Shopping Quarter

75    Yesterday+1
76    Quest+1 
77    TCC (0300-0500)

78    NOW 70s (0700-2200)
 Access the service after 2200 via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
79    Dave Ja Vu
80    Blaze +1 (0200-0300)
81    Talking Pictures 

83    NOW 80s *

85    Hochanda  (0700-1900)
86    More 4+1*
88    Together TV  (2200-0300)
89    Together TV+1*
91    PBS America (1300-2300)
92    Pick+1*
93    PBS America+1*

95    Create and Craft
96    Forces TV*



Information

100 Freeview (Info slate on older receivers; portal to Freeview Play on compatible devices)




HD channels
You will need a Freeview HD compatible device to see channels in this range.
101
  BBC One Northern Ireland HD  

102  BBC Two Northern Ireland HD  
103  UTV HD
104  Channel 4 HD
105  Channel 5 HD
106  BBC Four HD (1858-0530)*
107  BBC News HD*
109  Channel 4+1 HD*
110  4seven HD*
111  QVC HD (0400-0200)*
112  QVC Beauty HD (0200-0400)*
113  RT HD*
114  Quest HD*

115  TJC HD *


Children

201  CBBC  ▶️ 
202  CBeebies (0530-1858) ▶️ 
203  CITV (0600-2100) 
▶️  
204  CBBC HD 
205  CBeebies HD (0530-1857)*
206  POP
207  Tiny POP (0600-2200)*


211  Ketchup / Yaaas! (streamed channel)


News

231  BBC News ▶️ 
232  BBC Parliament ▶️ 
233  Sky News
234  RT

 RT Documentary via the red button on compatible devices connected to the internet
235  Al Jazeera English




Data services

250   BBC Red Button
251   365 Travel
252   Kiss Me TV
253   Proud Dating




Streamed channels

261   Racing UK (Horse Racing; subscription)
263   Sonlife 
264   Vision TV
265   On-demand 365 (SCN/Planet Knowledge)
269   Arise News

271   Channelbox

Interactive / Red Button

601   BBC RB 1  


Adult 

670  Adult Section
673  Smile TV3 (2200-0500)
674  Babestn (2300-0445) 
PIN
675  ADULT Party 

 24/7 via compatible connected Freeview devices
678  Xpanded TV (0300-0530)

 24/7 via compatible connected Freeview devices
679  Studio 66 (0000-0600)
[695-698 buffer between adult and radio]
699  Adult Section



Radio

700  BBC Radio 1
701  BBC Radio 1Xtra
702  BBC Radio 2
703  BBC Radio 3
704  BBC Radio 4
705  BBC Radio 5 Live
706  BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra
707  BBC Radio 6 Music
708  BBC Radio 4 extra
709  BBC Asian Network
710  BBC World Service
711  The Hits
712  KISS FRESH
713  KISS
714  KISSTORY
715  Magic
716  Heat
717  Kerrang!
718  Smooth Radio
719  BBC Radio Ulster

720  BBC Radio Foyle
723  TalkSPORT
724  Capital
725  Premier
727  Absolute Radio
728  Heart
730  RNIB Connect
731  Classic FM
732  LBC

733  TWR


Holding area / test transmissions
751 Temporary duplicates of BBC TV services in some areas undergoing frequency changes.

770-799 for old versions of channels that have recently changed frequency

795 Arqiva Test Channel (streamed)




Other
If you can receive services from more than one TV region, your receiver will allocate these services in the 800s.




  • A version of this data was previously published on a516digital.com and has been replicated / updated with permission.