Public Happy to blame Troika for Analogue TV Black Out !

A new survey by  TvTrade.ie on attitudes to the  imminent Analogue TV switch off have found that over 40% of Consumers indicated they would  blame the Troika if they are left with blank TV screens on October 24th . The online survey found that blaming ‘the Troika’ was the second most popular option among the […]

Sky Subscribers are joining the Free Digital TV Revolution

October 24th is a virtual D Day as the analogue TV signal in Ireland is due to be turned off on this date. RTE have recently launched an advertising campaign to compare the long term costing of Saorview against the subscription satellite prices from Sky and UPC. The experts at TVTrade.ie have expanded on this […]

Public Still In Denial About Digital TV Switch Over – TVTrade.ie

1000’s of homes may have blank TV Screens come 24th October There are concerns that the lrish Public will have ignored the frequent warnings about the impending analogue switch off on October 24th this year.” Whilst sales for the required set top boxes to switch to Saorview are steady there are still an estimated over […]

Minister Rabbitte and Gay Byrne welcome Digital TV Outreach Champions at Training Seminar

Minister for Communications, Energy & Natural Resources, Pat Rabbitte T.D., was joined by Gay Byrne in Dublin today to welcome 23 Digital Outreach Champions who have just been selected to help create greater awareness and understanding of the Digital Switchover in local communities across the country.   The Digital Outreach Champions who will cover every […]

Minister Rabbitte Announces Community Outreach Digital Switchover Programme – DCENR

Minister for Communications, Energy & Natural Resources, Pat Rabbitte T.D. today announced that he has signed an agreement with national voluntary organisation, the Wheel, to develop and operate a nationwide community outreach digital switchover programme (Outreach Programme). Dublin, 10th January 2012 The Wheel in conjunction with voluntary and community organisations throughout the country will roll […]

Minister Rabbitte Launches Saorview, The New National Free to Air Digital Terrestrial Television Service for Ireland ‏

The national launch of Saorview, RTÉs free to air DTT service, took place today and was attended by Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources. At the national launch the Minister said, “With the national launch of Saorview today, Ireland at last enters the era of national free to air digital broadcasting. This will bring […]