Virgin Media makes Kids Channels FREE for Half Term


Virgin Media is making its full range of premium kids entertainment and learning-based programmes available for all TV customers until 8 March, at no extra cost.

This includes access to 12 kids pay TV channels including Cartoon Network, Cartoonito, Boomerang, Nickelodeon, NickToons, and Nick Jr.

From zany animated adventures to cartoon classics, families will be able to tune in to a whole host of shows that encourage learning through play, with thousands of episodes available On Demand.

Top shows for kids to tuck into this month include Jellystone (Cartoon Network); Smurfs: Nicktoons; and Tom and Jerry in New York (Boomerang) as well as amazing box sets such as Danger Force (Nickelodeon) Regular Show (Cartoon Network); Fireman Sam (Cartoonito); Paw Patrol (Nick Jr) and many others.

There’s also lots of films for movie lovers on Boomerang with Scooby-Doo and Tom & Jerry screenings every weekend this February, and daily during the two week half term period from Monday 14th – Friday 24th February. Movies include Tom & Jerry’s Giant Adventure, Lego Scooby-Doo! Blowout Beach Bash, Tom & Jerry: Shiver Me Whiskers, and many more.

Customers will also be able to stream hundreds of free educational videos and kids box sets from their mobile or tablet devices, via the Virgin TV Go app. 

Says David Bouchier, Chief TV & Entertainment Officer at Virgin Media O2: 

“For half term, and right up until 9 March, we are giving all of our Virgin TV customers access to our full range of kids’ programmes at no extra cost, all delivered by our hyperfast network.

“And while many families will be enjoying the great outdoors during half term, we have them covered with a stellar kids TV line-up of entertainment options, catering for all ages from toddlers to teens.”

Chris Price
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