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sky-election-2008-sting-0001Sky News is set to broadcast its coverage of Barrack Obama’s Inauguration as U.S. president on 20th January 2009 in High Definition.

The broadcast will playout on Sky Arts HD (EPG 258) from 5pm. The SD version can be seen on Sky News, Sky Arts 1 and Sky Arts 2.

The coverage will be presented by Jeremy Thompson and Adam Boulton.

Updated: Friday 5 December 2008

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  • Um, can anyone tell me how an inauguration is related to arts & why is it simulcasted on both Sky Arts 1 & 2? I understand the HD reason, but it shouldn’t need to be simulcasted on four channels at the same time?