BBC One HD launching later this year

The BBC Trust has approved BBC One HD, which will launch soon.

The official press release says BBC One HD will launch on “DTT, cable and satellite later in the year”.

The current BBC HD channel will stay, but that will extend its hours “from an average of nine hours to 12 hours a day”.

BBC One HD will be a simulcast of the main BBC One channel.

Click here to read the full press release.