European Satellite


About European satellite services

There are 100's of channels available from all over mainland Europe via the Astra and Eutelsat (HotBird) satellites. This service is ideal for viewers whose main language is not English, or viewers who wish to learn another language or who want to watch programmes from abroad. Countries that supply programmes to the Astra and Eutelsat satellites include:

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Middle-East
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Russia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Turkey

Encrypted channels?

Recently the French and Italian Free to Air channels on Hotbird and Astra became encrypted and require a card for viewing. Please contact us for more information


What do I need to receive these channels?

You will need an 80cm satellite dish, a set-top box to decode the satellite signals, and a viewing card.

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