Sky to show Jackson memorial in HD

Sky has announced plans to broadcast tomorrow's memorial ceremony for Michael Jackson live in high definition.

A Sky News HD production of Michael Jackson: The Farewell will run on Sky Arts 1 HD and on the Sky News website. It will also be simulcast in standard definition on Sky News and Sky Arts 1, with coverage starting at 5:30pm.

Sky News anchor Kay Burley will present the programme, alongside the broadcaster's US correspondents Greg Milam and Robert Nisbet.