Canal + switch-off dates announced
Analogue services transmitting Canal + will begin switching off on the 25th November 2009 in Provence and the Côte d’Azur, followed by Picardy and the North of France on the 14th April 2010 and Corsica and Aquitaine on the 6th May.
The remaining analogue broadcast services will be switched off in December 2010 in Northern France and during the first half of 2010 in Picardy, Corsica and Aquitaine.
The switch off is needed to release frequencies for the launch of digital radio services.
Item added: 7th September 2009