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Vintage TV was launched on 1st September 2010 and quickly established itself as the music-lovers TV channel of choice. Today, it has a following of more than 1.5mn viewers every week. It produces some 30 hours of original shows each month, filming both 2

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How to Watch: Vintage TV

Below is a list of all the television and radio channels that you can watch in the UK using one of the free services: DAB (for radio), Freeview, Sky No Card - Sky without a viewing card (Freesat from Sky (or fSfS)) and Freesat.. Where a channel can be watched for free, the channel number is listed below. In addition, if you can watch (or listen) immediately online, press the button in the "web" column.

As some channels are exclusive to one service alone, you may need to get receive more than one service to get all the channels you want. The coverage for Freeview differs too - those channels not provided by the public service "Freeview Light" transmitters the current coverage shown thus (54%), taken from Connected Nations Report 2017: Data analysis'

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Vintage TV        

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations. For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the link icon Vintage TV page.

Official site: See the link icon Vintage TV website.

From Wikipedia: - link icon read more about Vintage TV on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Sunday, 23 November 2014
8:06 AM

I cannot get vintage tv on either of my tv''s upstairs.They are both on freeview,but all i get is your device is not compatible with this service.


PS I type in 242

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John's 1 post GB

10:15 AM

John: The message displayed when you try to view Vintage TV / 242 is due to the fact of it being a data channel, and as such can only be viewed on TV's or boxes that are connected into the internet.

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jb38's 7,179 posts GB
Thursday, 18 December 2014
Clive Spiro.
3:04 PM

I can not get vintage TV on my television it is connected to the internet via a you view box.

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Clive Spiro.'s 1 post GB
Sunday, 28 December 2014
Alexander Nisbet
12:02 PM

I watch vintage tv all the time on Sky but I cannot get it on my freeview

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Mark Wood

1:14 PM

Alexander Nisbet: Vintage TV is a streamed channel and to watch it on Freeview you need to have a compatible receiver i.e. Internet connection/compatible HD TV or box.

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Mark Wood's 62 posts GB
Friday, 9 January 2015
6:12 PM

Vintage TV worked fine until Tuesday 6 Jan but now says device not compatible. What's changed?


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Ed's 1 post GB
Sunday, 11 January 2015
frank abbott
9:12 AM

Can I get on kindle or hudl

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frank abbott's 1 post GB
Friday, 23 January 2015
L Kay
9:06 PM

If I get a freesa dish will I get all the freeview channels too, or are they both separate providers?

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L Kay's 1 post GB
Friday, 30 January 2015
Roger goodgroves
9:08 AM

For those struggling to receive Vintage on Freeview they now have an App showing many of their shows on catch up.

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Roger goodgroves's 3 posts GB
Sunday, 1 February 2015
8:38 AM

Does anyone know how I can get vintage tv back on my Samsung smart tv ? Was working until jan 6 have scanned but still nothing. Your help would be appreciated . Thank you. Beth.

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