Broadband World TV launches



NTL Home, the provider of broadband internet services, is set to launch a new TV channel on digital satellite, dedicated to the fast moving world of broadband internet. Broadband World TV will help existing broadband surfers make the most of their high-speed connection and support anyone considering signing up to a broadband connection by offering information and special offers.

The new free-to-view channel, which launches today (Thursday 26 February), will provide 24/7 programming. It will be found in the specialist shopping section on SkyGuide channel number 698. It will air a mixture of programming, all aimed at showing viewers what they can do with their broadband internet connections, or, if they haven't got one, how they can order it right away. NTL Home will offer call centre ordering or online ordering through

Programming segments include: Ý Broadband & Gaming
- Broadband & Entertainment
-Broadband & Home
-Broadband For You
-Broadband & Education
-Broadband Road Test
-Broadband World TV Commenting on the launch of Broadband World TV, Bill Goodland, Director of Internet Products at NTL Home, said: 'Big, innovative ideas like the launch of this dedicated TV channel are exactly what are needed to spread the word about broadband. There is nothing to touch the difference that broadband makes to surfing and we hope that the new TV channel will play a significant role in exciting people about its benefits.'