sky player is crashing on contents sellection. no problems for over a years with this service

below is the error message from the startup of skyplayer via WMC

THERE WAS A PROBLEM REQUESTING DATA FROM THE SERVICE PROVIDER,TRY AGAIN LATER.


when i get through to the channel guide i get this error

WE ARE NOT ABLE TO CHANGE THIS CHENNEL (SKY ACTION) PLEASE REFESH THE PAGE OR CALL SUPPORT

then repeats this ever time i click ignore.

UPDATE!! appears to be all channels
very annoying