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BBC America Joins the Basic Plus TV Lineup

Posted on Friday, January 27, 2017

CFU added BBC America to the Basic Plus TV lineup February 13. BBC America offers a combination of original American series and the best in British entertainment.

The network features a robust programming lineup of drama, sci-fi, natural history, entertainment and movies. Shows include Planet Earth II, Doctor Who, Orphan Black, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, Broadchurch, Top Gear, Star Trek: The Next Generation and more.

For a programming schedule and more information about featured shows, visit bbcamerica.com.

Starting February 13, customers will find BBC America on channel 52/HD452/76.8. Previously, CFU has carried BBC America in SD only on Channel 142.  

MAV TV has moved to channel 87/HD487/79.2 to accommodate the addition of the new network.

Full episodes of many shows will also be available online at bbcamerica.com and on the BBC America app. To watch shows online or through the app, Basic Plus customers with HD service can use a CFU TV Everywhere password. Get your password at cfu.net/wtve using your CFU account number.

Other February 13 channel additions: 

We now carry Daystar as digital-only channel in Basic TV. On boxes, customers can tune to channel 22. For digital-ready TVs, the clear QAM channel number is 79.1.

Sprout is now carried in the Family Choice Tier on channel 123. Add Family Choice for $7/month, or get any two Choice TV channel packs for just $8.95 for 12 months. Call 268-5283 for more information.