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Quest and Quest Red Channels Launch FTA on Freesat

Quest and Quest Red Channels Launch FTA on Freesat

05 July 2017

Freesat have teamed up with the Discovery Network to launch the popular channels Quest and Quest Red on channels 167 and 169. 

The move is said to underline Freesats commitment to provide the very best TV content Free to Air and boasts over 200 channels all subscription free.

Quest first launched on the Freeview platform in 2009 and has become very popular with its viewers prompting the launch of Quest Red in March this year.

The new deal means that Freesat viewers can now enjoy programmes such as Salvage Hunters, Wheeler Dealers and Spanish Civil War with Michael Portillo on Quest; plus Say Yes to the Dress, Long Lost Family US and Paranormal Lockdown with Nick Groff on Quest Red. Reality TV fans can also look forward to an exclusive 12-part series of Katie Price: My Crazy Life on Quest Red starting on 10 July

Martin Heaton Cooper, Discovery Networks SVP chief operating officer commented that “By launching on Freesat, Quest and Quest Red are immediately available to an additional two million households in the UK that now have a chance to watch our wide range of programmes for the very first time,”

Whilst Freesats Managing Director Alistair Thom commented “That Making the most popular channels available to our viewers for free is what Freesat is all about and We’re thrilled that these two great channels are coming to Freesat – our customers love entertainment, and with a huge variety of programmes on offer, there’s something to suit everyone.”