|Picture format||1080i HDTV|
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
|Owner||Discovery, Inc. (2018-2020)|
Scripps Networks Interactive (2010-2018)
|Sister channels||Animal Planet|
Discovery Home & Health
DMAX Germany, Austria, Switzerland & Liechtenstein
DMAX United Kingdom & Ireland
HGTV UK and Ireland
Real Time Italy
TLC UK and Ireland
|Launched||1 April 2010|
|Closed||31 December 2020|
Fine Living (Sometimes called Fine Living Network or FLN) was a European television channel, initially owned and operated by Scripps Networks Interactive and later by Discovery Inc., an American media company. The second privately owned television channel in Europe (after Animal Planet), it broadcast from 1 April 2010to 31 December 2020 . It featured documentaries, reality, and how-to shows related to home, cooking, travel, lifestyle and health.
The channel was operated by Scripps Networks Interactive in a joint venture with Chello Zone from the launch till 2018 when Discovery, Inc. acquired Scripps Networks Interactive.
Fine Living HD launched in Europe on 1 September 2015.
Fine Living ceased broadcasting in the Netherlands and Flanders on 31 January 2019. Content from former Scripps television channels Travel Channel, Fine Living and Food Network has been integrated into the programming of Discovery, TLC and Investigation Discovery in the Benelux.
On 31 December 2020, it was announced that the television channel has been dissolved following a bankruptcy proceeding due to accumulated debt of over €30 million.
Programs on Fine Living were of factual entertainment and originated from the categories of Design & Décor, Food & Drink and Travel & Adventure, and dedicated to inspiring and empowering people to live better and maximize their time.