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Virgin Media adds more ITV HD

March 15, 2013

ITV2 HD, ITV3 HD and ITV4 HD are joining ITV1 HD in Virgin Media’s line up of HD channels. Their arrival boosts the total number of HD channels available on Virgin TV to 43.

Virgin Media customers with an XL TV subscription can watch the additional ITV HD channels for no extra cost, showcasing programming such as The Only way is Essex and Whitechapel as well as live coverage of the UEFA Europa League and the Tour de France.

Virgin Media has also revealed that all ITV’s Standard Definition (SD) channels are on their way to Virgin TV Anywhere, the cloud-based entertainment service which is exclusive for Virgin TV customers. Virgin Media’s subscribers will be able to stream1 ITV1, ITV2, ITV3 and ITV4 on computers, tablets or smartphones.

ITV2 HD, ITV3 HD and ITV4 HD are available on Virgin TV channels 176, 177 and 178 respectively immediately. ITV’s channels will join Virgin TV Anywhere later this year.

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