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    And Sky Sports is Off....

    And Sky 'We are going to rip you off by making you subscribe to all our channels just so you can watch one' [ F1 ] has been switched off. I now have a dish pointing to the Astra 1 satellite so I can get the RTL feed for FREE
    Stick that up your bum Branson and Murdoch.

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    Been doing this for years lol

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    Thanks for keeping me up to date.

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    Not quite true though is it? They don't make you subscribe to everything just to get the F1 channel.

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    so you need sky sports now for the f1? cant say im surprised gave it up as soon as it went to sky have seen 2 races since don't miss it btcc/aussie v8's are much better imo

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    so you need sky sports now for the f1? cant say im surprised gave it up as soon as it went to sky have seen 2 races since don't miss it btcc/aussie v8's are much better imo
    Not as far as I am aware.

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    Sadly still needed for league Speedway, and their commentator numpties still pollute the Eurosport coverage.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    Not as far as I am aware.

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    ah I misread it. On rereading hes told Murdoch to f off like everyone should aussie scumbag

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    Only sport I currently care about is ice hockey where I pay for an NHL Gamecenter subscription; cost me about £35 for this year gone because it was a condensed season, with that you get all the regular season games live, playoff games and access to the NHL Vault with games throughout the years. Only issue is where games are broadcast in the UK and are subject to blackouts, but for that I just use unblock.us and it's absolutely fine. Fantastic quality and everything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    Not quite true though is it? They don't make you subscribe to everything just to get the F1 channel.

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    Yes they do. On Virgin the only way to get the F1 channel is to get all 3 sports channels. Bloody con.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mattx View Post
    Yes they do. On Virgin the only way to get the F1 channel is to get all 3 sports channels. Bloody con.
    Never said you were on Virgin though did you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    Never said you were on Virgin though did you?

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    The 'Branson' quote in OP did not give you a clue ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mattx View Post
    And Sky 'We are going to rip you off by making you subscribe to all our channels just so you can watch one' [ F1 ] has been switched off. I now have a dish pointing to the Astra 1 satellite so I can get the RTL feed for FREE
    Stick that up your bum Branson and Murdoch.
    But are you proficient in German? (I'm assuming RTL is German right?)

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    I am highly proficient in German, however various German channels (RTL1 2 and 3, Sat1, Das Erste, MDR, NDR, SWR, WDR, ProSieben, and ZDF) also have british language access if you use the right box, due to the british and american forces stationed their, it is quite common now
    Last edited by nephilim; 15th July 2013 at 10:56 PM. Reason: checked on my mums box just to be sure

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zoom7000 View Post
    But are you proficient in German? (I'm assuming RTL is German right?)
    Not really, enough to get me by however I will just use the Radio 5 live feed along with Radio Delay - DaanSystems - Radiodelay

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