To receive UK Satellite TV in Spain you require a satellite dish, aligned to the UK TV Astra 2 group of satellites at 28 east, and a satellite receiver (a Freesat set top box, a Sky Digibox, or a “generic” satellite receiver). Terrestrial Spanish television might net you American CNN International, but we all know we want the BBC for news. There appear to be three ways to get Sky TV in Spain. There are used to be more ways to watch European TV in the UK, but things have changed, europe is going digital , soon the last analogue satellite signals will be‚ were turned off (5"west late 2011 / 19"east mid 2012. And whilst we have seen numerous reports and rumours that Sky is actually trying to secure a license from the Spanish government nothing has yet been confirmed as true. For the expats who live in Spain, Sky TV is as much a part of their lives here as it was in the UK and it has blossomed over the last decade or so into a huge business, albeit under the table. Sky TV in Spain. Many UK TV channels are available subscription free on satellite. Sky TV in Spain The great advantage to having Sky TV in Spain is being able to get BBC1, BBC2, ITV1, ITV2, C4 and C5. Pan–Latin American satellite television channel from Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuela: TELESUR Astra 1L 11068 V ... Life TV Spain 52,5° E Yahsat 1A DVB-S2 8PSK 12150 V It is recommended to have a bigger dish size than 120cm for Sky TV in Spain. In order to receive UK satellite TV in Spain, you will require : a satellite dish – the size of dish required will depend where exactly you are in Spain, a Low Noise Block (LNB) and a digital satellite receiver / decoder – like a Sky digibox or a Freesat set top box.. However reception of many Sky TV channels in Andalucía and southern Spain, like Sky Sports and Sky Atlantic, is easier, and requires a “small” satellite dish, may be a 90x100cm “1m” dish, or the larger 125x135cm “1.4m” satellite dish.
From Bilbao, Barcelona over to Madrid and Málaga to the Canary Islands – Expats across Spain and hundreds in Spain living client are already enjoying our Sky abroad subscription service in Spain.
Start enjoying our Sky UK abroad subscription service in Spain. Buy a Sky TV Digibox through a local installer here in Spain.
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)Many of us remember the early days of Sky (analogue) when we could get German TV from the same satellite as Sky TV, but when digital came along, everything changed.