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Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

MattyC
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Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

We’re very excited to announce that from 5th August, YouView TV from Plusnet will include BT Sport Lite.
BT Sport Lite includes BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Extra, this means you'll be ready for the Barclays Premier League action from the start of the season on BT Sport 1. YouView TV from Plusnet is offered exclusively to our Unlimited Fibre, and home phone customers. It comes with 15 Premium Channels.
More information, including how to receive these channels with Youview will follow in due course.
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All4One
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Re: Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

Awesome news PN! I believe you'll need to prepare yourself for a surge of new customers shortly! Crazy
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What about the other channels, will they be available in the future?
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MattyC
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Re: Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

Watch this space  Smiley
More will be disclosed soon.
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I called pn earlier for something else, and they are very tight lipped when I asked!
Good news re BT Sport Lite - will there be a HD option or will we be seeing a option to upgrade to the HD (and potentially other channels) in the future?
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Re: Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

..............coming eventually?...BT Sport2 ,BT Sport Europe, BT Sport ESPN ,+ Eurosport 1and  2 for an extra sub?.............. Lips are sealed
MattyC
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You can already get Eurosport 1 and 2  Smiley
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Eurosport 1 and 2 are already there in SD and HD
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Re: Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

Quote from: MattyC
We’re very excited to announce that from 5th August, YouView TV from Plusnet will include BT Sport Lite.
BT Sport Lite includes BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Extra, this means you'll be ready for the Barclays Premier League action from the start of the season on BT Sport 1. YouView TV from Plusnet is offered exclusively to our Unlimited Fibre, and home phone customers. It comes with 15 Premium Channels.
More information, including how to receive these channels with Youview will follow in due course.
Matty

This looks interesting, will Moto Gp be available on the BT  /  You View deal, not to bothered about the football, probably only watch the odd game, if so what package do i order
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I think this looks really useful, it will be interesting to see how much take up there is. Will plusnet be offering the 4k service via the new bt you view box ?
kdhuk
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More will be disclosed soon.

Anyone else had an email.................."YouView TV from Plusnet. An incredibly sporting offer"Huh?
s1m0nh
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Nope. Care to copy the text here?
garpunkal
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Will it cost anything and do we need to retune?
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Which channel is the rugby on  Cheesy
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Re: Announcement regarding BT Sport on YouView

The relevant paragraph from the e-mail is:
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Get YouView TV from Plusnet now and you'll be set up to receive BT Sport Lite when we add it on the 5th August. Which means you'll be ready for Barclays Premier League action at the start of the season on BT Sport 1. And of course, if you're really into your footie, for a little extra each month you can enjoy the full fat version with the brand new BT Sport pack which includes BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2, BT Sport Europe and BT Sport // ESPN +.

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