menuMENU    UK Free TV logo News

 

 

Click to see updates
Challenge logo

Challenge

Challenge is the home of contest. It offers cult shows, world famous quiz formats, innovative new game shows and superb TNA Impact Wrestling action. From original UK commissioned content to iconic classic shows from the past, there's something for everyone.

Main TV standard-definiton channels

How to Watch: Challenge


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'

Key: wb_sunny daytime; watch_later nighttime; account_box funded from the TV License; flags show Freeview channel limits.
Choose from four options: ■ Show everything ■ Just on Freeview ■ Just on Freesat ■ Just on Sky
Main TV standard-definiton channels
Channel name arrow_drop_down web radio Freeview Sky Freesat
Challenge   47 (90%) 160 146

Regional content: National channel with no regional content or variations.

media.info: For full details of broadcaster contacts, see the media.info link icon media.info Challenge page.

Official site: See the www.challenge.co.uk link icon Challenge website.

From Wikipedia: The channel mostly transmits repeats of programmes acquired from UK terrestrial channel archives e.g. From its launch on 1 September 1993 to 2 February 1997, the channel aired shows from a mixture of genres, mainly sitcoms, game shows, dramas and entertainment. It was claimed that the channel produced more original series worldwide than any other cable or satellite network. - en.wikipedia.org en.wikipedia.org link icon read more about Challenge on wikipedia (summary by Clipped).

Freeview multiplex: Challenge is on multiplex COM5 in england flagEngland scotland flagScotland northernireland flagNorthern Ireland wales flagWales .


This channel carries a subtitles service for the deaf, hard of hearing and quiet environments.

Comments
Wednesday, 2 February 2011
S
shaun
12:23 AM
Dumbarton

hi
is challege tv
coming to freeview


link to this comment
shaun's 1 post GB
Briantist
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

8:56 AM

shaun: Yes, from yesterday, please rescan, it is channel 46.

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,844 posts GB
M
mikip
11:19 AM

Not really a very good swap for channel one but I guess cr****y quiz shows are cheaper to make

link to this comment
mikip's 2 posts GB
Briantist
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

1:49 PM

mikip: Given that both channels consist of archive programmes, nothing is being made.

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,844 posts GB
S
Soozywoozy
11:30 PM

What no star trek now!

link to this comment
Soozywoozy's 1 post GB
Wednesday, 27 April 2011
B
Bryden
11:06 PM
Bristol

should challenge be unavailable during the night on the wenvoe transmitter?

link to this comment
Bryden's 4 posts GB
Thursday, 28 April 2011
Briantist
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

7:40 AM

Bryden: Did you retune this week as required?

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,844 posts GB
B
Bryden
11:19 PM

No, in general. I also had the problem with virgin1. At around 7pm it cuts out and isn't back till around 6am

link to this comment
Bryden's 4 posts GB
Friday, 29 April 2011
Briantist
sentiment_very_satisfiedOwner

6:59 AM

Bryden: Virgin 1 has been off air for many months now.

link to this comment
Briantist's 38,844 posts GB
B
Bryden
11:42 PM

I'm aware of that. Just saying the same thing happened.

link to this comment
Bryden's 4 posts GB
Select more comments
Page 1

Your comment please
Please post a question, answer or commentUK Free TV is here to help people. If you are rude or disrespectful all of your posts will be deleted and you will be banned.







Privacy policy: UK Free Privacy policy.