News & events

On this page you will find news about Sky and our Accessible Customer Service and any events we will be attending. In addition to our news and events, you will now find articles about other products and services you may find useful.

Latest News

Your new and improved Sky+

2nd Nov 2016

We're updating Sky+ to bring lots of improvements to existing features in your Sky Guide, to make your experience with Sky even better. If your Sky+HD box is compatible, you’ll receive this update over the next few weeks.

Sky+ is even more accessible

You can now choose to make the text on the Homepage and Services Homepage even larger. Just press services on your Sky remote, head to the Accessibility menu and turn on ‘Increase Homepage Font Size’. You can still use the ‘Increase Sky+ Contrast & Font Size’ setting to customise the font size and contrast throughout the whole of your Sky Guide.

 

Subtitles on demand – our progress so far

30th Aug 2016

We are pleased to announce our progress on the provision of subtitles for Sky On Demand content on the Sky+ and Sky Q set top boxes. Be sure you read Ian Rosarius' update blog and look out for more on demand movies and box sets with the 'S' symbol:

 

Latest Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Latest Blog

Photograph of David Meredith

With the updated Sky+ app it’s now even easier for our blind and partially sighted customers to browse the TV guide and record or download all their favourite shows. Read a blog from David Meredith, Head of Core TV Products, about why making accessibility a key part of the Sky+ app is helping to ensure all our customers enjoy the same great Sky experience.

Read David's blog about the Sky+ app