Sky Soap

Sky Soap

Infobox TV channel
name= Sky Soap
logoalt=1995 logo
launch=3 October 1994
closed date=30 April 1999
share as of= Channel
share source= Closed
owner= BSkyB
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availability note=
At time of closure
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terr chan 1=
terr serv 2=
terr chan 2=
sat serv 1=Analogue
sat chan 1=Astra 1E, 11.303H
sat serv 2=
sat chan 2=
cable serv 1=
cable chan 1=| cable serv 2=
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Sky Soap was a British Sky Broadcasting channel that showed a mix of American and British soap operas, including Emmerdale and Take the High Road.

The channel began broadcasting on October 3, 1994 [cite web|url=|title=TELE SATELLIT - Number 19|accessdate=2007-02-17] from the Astra 1C satellite on weekdays between 12pm and 4pm. In 1997, it moved to Astra 1B and was broadcast between 11am and 4pm. Sky Soap eventually ceased transmission on April 30, 1999 due to poor viewing figures.


*"Emmerdale Farm" episodes from 1972-88
*"Take the High Road" episodes from 1980-89
*"Peyton Place"
*"The Young and the Restless"
*"The Bold and the Beautiful"
*"General Hospital"
*"Guiding Light"
*"As the World Turns"
*"Another World"
*"Days of our Lives"
*"The City"
*"All My Children"
*"Santa Barbara"
*"Sunset Beach"
*"Port Charles"
*"Ryan's Hope"
*"One Life to Live"


External links

* [ Sky Soap at TVARK]
* [ Sky Soap at the TV Room]

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