The addition of Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2 and Quest Red follows a long-term agreement between Discovery Networks UK and Ireland and eir. It means eir Vision will now offer Discovery’s full network of channels, with the addition of Eurosport and Quest Red to the existing line-up which includes Discovery, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet and Quest.
“We are delighted that we have been able to extend our relationship with eir Vision to include both Eurosport channels and our new entertainment channel Quest Red. Sport fans now have access to a wide range of events from cycling, tennis, superbikes to the Olympics Games – and Quest Red invites TV fans to escape into a world of thought provoking real life stories,” said Susanna Dinnage, Managing Director, Discovery Networks UK and Ireland. “This is a great moment for viewers who will have more choice and flexibility than ever before.”
Glen Killane, MD of eir TV and Sport, added, “We are excited that we can now offer the full suite of channels on offer from the Discovery network to our customers. Channels such as Eurosport and Quest Red enhance both the sport and entertainment content already available on eir Vision and strengthens the value we offer our customers.”.
Discovery’s 14 network of channels in Ireland are; Discovery Channel, Eurosport 1, Eurosport 2, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, Quest, Quest Red, Discovery Turbo, Discovery History, Discovery Science, Discovery Shed, DMAX and Home and Health.