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Catholic media


The Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN) web site is here

For Sky Users: Channel No 589
On Astra Satellite: 28.2E (This also carries Sky TV and Freesat services for the UK)
Manual tuning details:
EWTN Television (Europe/UK) and EWTN Radio are broadcast on Astra 2G Transponder: TA4; Orbital Slot: 28.2º East Transponder Frequency: 11265 MHz Symbol Rate: 27.5 Ms/s Polarization: Vertical FEC: 2/3; SID: 52136; VPID: 2341 Video Standard: PAL; Audio PIDs: 2342 English/English

On Hotbird Satellite at 13E

EWTN Television (Europe/UK), but not EWTN Radio, is also broadcast on the Hot Bird 13D Satellite, but relatively few other English language channels are broadcast from this satellite. Italian speakers may wish to choose Hot Bird 13D because many Italian channels are broadcast free to view – including the three religious channels Telepace, TV 2000 and Padre Pio. Besides Italian, Polish and other Eastern European programmes, as well as Arabic, prevail,
EWTN Television (Europe/UK) is broadcast on Hot Bird 13D
Transponder Frequency: 10949 MHz
Symbol Rate: 27.5 Ms/s
Polarization: Vertical


Vatican Radio
The web site is here
On Hotbird Satellite 13B
Transponder Frequency: 12034MHz
Polarisation: Vertical
Tp: 66 Service
ID: 11181
Symbol Rate: 29900,
FEC: 5/6,
ID: 11181,