BSkyB and 3, the mobile phone operator, has today announced an agreement that will make Sky Mobile TV available to 3’s customers.

From today customers will be to receive up to 27 Sky Mobile TV channels including live news, sport, music, entertainment and documentaries.

3 customers, like other customers on other networks like Vodafone will be able to choose from three themed packs of Sky Mobile TV channels, dedicated to News & Sport, Entertainment and Music programmes. Each pack is charged at £5.00 per month for unlimited access.

“We have the largest number of 3G customers with the capability to watch TV on their mobiles and see the addition of Sky as a natural step and a greater fit”, said Graeme Oxby, Marketing Director of 3 UK.

The service will be free for all customers who sign up for the package for the first month.