Latest BT TV news

BT TV gives you HD UKTV content for Dave, Gold, W and more for first time
BT TV gives you HD UKTV content for Dave, Gold, W and more for first time By Rik Henderson

BT has extended its partnership with UKTV, the provider of numerous television channels, including Dave, Gold, W and Alibi.Like Virgin Media, it has signed... Read more

BT TV App Extra introduces offline and Smart TV viewing for catch-up content and more
BT TV App Extra introduces offline and Smart TV viewing for catch-up content and more By Rik Henderson

BT has announced a couple of changes to its BT TV app that add offline viewing, purchases and an additional subscription service to expand your BT TV experience... Read more

BT TV adds Amazon Prime Video; Now TV still to come
BT TV adds Amazon Prime Video; Now TV still to come By Max Langridge

BT has now added Amazon Prime Video to its selection of on-demand apps. The company has said Now TV is still on course to be added in 2019.... Read more

How to watch the Champions League finals for free
How to watch the Champions League finals for free By Max Langridge

BT has announced it will be broadcasting the upcoming UEFA Europa and Champions League football finals for free for everyone to watch via YouTube, the... Read more

BT finally gets all of Sky Sports and Now TV for Sky Atlantic and more
BT finally gets all of Sky Sports and Now TV for Sky Atlantic and more By Rik Henderson

One of the biggest quibbles many BT TV customers have had for years is that they couldn't subscribe to the main Sky Sports channels. There is a Sky Sports... Read more

BT Sport wins Champions League TV rights again, no free-to-air TV coverage at all
BT Sport wins Champions League TV rights again, no free-to-air TV coverage at all By Rik Henderson

BT has once again secured UK TV broadcasting rights for all Champions League and Europa League football matches, beating Sky in a bidding war. It has... Read more

BT TV is getting a new look, more content and virtual reality in 2017
BT TV is getting a new look, more content and virtual reality in 2017 By Max Langridge

BT has announced plans to update its TV service during 2017 and there's a lot that's set to change. The biggest change will be the look of the interface... Read more

BT launches Dolby Atmos sound with 4K TV packages, get the stadium experience at home
BT launches Dolby Atmos sound with 4K TV packages, get the stadium experience at home By Max Langridge

BT has upped its TV credentials and taken the fight to Sky Q with the announcement that Dolby Atmos will be supported with select sports shown in Ultra... Read more

How to watch the UEFA Champions League final for free
How to watch the UEFA Champions League final for free By Rik Henderson

It's coming to the end of the domestic football season and there's not many prizes left to dole out.Liverpool sadly lost against Sevilla in the final of... Read more

Fear the Walking Dead confirmed for UK, thanks to BT
Fear the Walking Dead confirmed for UK, thanks to BT By Stuart Miles

BT, not content with taking on Sky on the sports front, is now starting to take on the broadcaster on the TV shows front too.The telecoms giant, who has... Read more

BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box
BT launching BT Sport Ultra HD, with a new UHD YouView set-top box By Chris Hall

BT Sport has confirmed that it will be bringing 4K sport to your TV in August 2015.Alongside a number of announcements, BT confirmed that a new channel,... Read more

BT Sport Extra red button service now available on BT, Sky and Virgin Media, offers more live footy
BT Sport Extra red button service now available on BT, Sky and Virgin Media, offers more live footy By Rik Henderson

BT Sport has introduced a red button service to offer even more live football than its existing channels can handle.As part of its battle with Sky, which... Read more

BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing
BT Extra Box service launches for multi-room YouView viewing By Luke Edwards

BT now offers its Extra Box option for users who would like to have their channel subscriptions in more than one room.The additional YouView+ box will... Read more

BT Sport will be second broadcaster available through Chromecast in UK
BT Sport will be second broadcaster available through Chromecast in UK By Elyse Betters

BT Sport plans to add support for Chromecast, making it the second UK broadcaster available through Google's HDMI dongle.John Petter, consumer division... Read more

BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless
BT YouView+ box gets downsized, now fanless By Chris Hall

BT has launched a new BT YouView+ set-top box that has been substantially downsized as redesigned over the previous iteration.When we first saw BT's YouView... Read more

Win: A £1,000 entertainment package courtesy of BT
Win: A £1,000 entertainment package courtesy of BT By Pocket-lint Promotion

To celebrate BT's new range of products designed to make it easier to connect your gadgets to the internet, Pocket-lint has teamed up with the service... Read more

Curzon Home Cinema paid-for film service now available to BT TV customers
Curzon Home Cinema paid-for film service now available to BT TV customers By Rik Henderson

Cinema chain Curzon has signed a deal with BT to offer its film streaming service through BT's YouView TV boxes.Curzon Home Cinema provides the opportunity... Read more

BT Sport lands on Virgin Media, free for XL subscribers, £15 for other packages
BT Sport lands on Virgin Media, free for XL subscribers, £15 for other packages By Chris Hall

Virgin Media has announced that BT Sport is now available on its subscription television service. The new service from BT launched this month as a free... Read more

BT Sport challenges Sky Sports' dominance with huge studio, ground-breaking tech and social media integration
BT Sport challenges Sky Sports' dominance with huge studio, ground-breaking tech and social media integration By Rik Henderson

BT Sport will officially kick-off on 1 August in the UK and the service has revealed how it will be taking on Sky Sports in the battle for fans' undying... Read more

BT responds to Sky Sports' free for a day promotion: BT Sport is free every day
BT responds to Sky Sports' free for a day promotion: BT Sport is free every day By Rik Henderson

Sky fired the first salvo in what is going to be an interesting battle with BT to capture the attention of sports and specifically football fans by making... Read more

BT Vision subscribers to lose Sky Sports if they don't take Infinity broadband
BT Vision subscribers to lose Sky Sports if they don't take Infinity broadband By Rik Henderson

Many BT Vision subscribers are angry that they will lose access to Sky Sports when the communications and broadcaster launches its own BT Sport channels... Read more