Sky Text launches on Freeview

Sky Text will this week be available to a wider audience when it makes its debut on the Freeview digital terrestrial television platform.

BSkyB's interactive listings, news, finance, sport and information service is currently available to satellite viewers. Sky Text general manager David Klein said: "Sky Text is already an established and valued source of news and information for millions of satellite viewers. We are pleased to be able to make it available to a wider audience on the digital terrestrial platform."

To access the service on Freeview, viewers need to press Text while watching either Sky News, Sky Sports News or Sky Travel.

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