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+

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20th Aug 2015

Sky+ is being updated 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 coming weeks.

To make the most of the fantastic new features, please make sure your compatible Sky+HD box is connected to your home broadband network. We think you'll love them all but we've highlighted a few below and there are loads more for you to discover.

Find out more about how to connect your your Sky+HD box to ...

Sky+ app: the new talking TV guide for blind and partially sighted customers

21st Oct 2014

Sky has worked with the RNIB to develop a new version of the popular Sky+ app – making it even easier for blind and partially sighted customers to find, and manage their favourite shows.

The new update means that the Sky+ app – the UK’s most widely used subscription TV app is compatible with the latest voice-over technology built into iOS and Android devices. Customers can now make better use of the app by being able to control it through a series of gestures , while a voice over reads out each item of text that appears on the screen.

This makes ...

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Latest Blog

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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