Digital switchover explained
- Find out what the TV digital switchover will mean for you and when it will happen
- From digital TVs to set-top boxes – we explain what new TV equipment you'll need and how to dispose of old TVs
- Freeview, Freesat, Sky or BT Vision – which TV provider offers the best service for your needs?
- How to get help with the switchover to digital TV
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What's in this guide
Get the lowdown on Freeview, cable TV, satellite TV and internet TV – plus advice on the equipment you need to watch them
Find out whether you'll need to get a new TV aerial for the digital switchover plus how to find a reliable aerial installer