Nick Jr. 2

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Nick Jr. 2
Nick jr. 2.svg
Launched 24 April 2006
Owned by Nickelodeon UK(Viacom International Media Networks Europe/BSkyB)
Picture format 576i (4:3 SDTV)
Formerly called Nick Jr. Peppa (October 2013 - November 2013 and April 2014)
Sister channel(s)
Website www.nickjr.co.uk
Availability
Satellite
Sky Channel 620
Cable
Virgin Media Channel 716

Nick Jr. 2 is the second channel of Nick Jr. available in the United Kingdom and in the Republic of Ireland, generally presenting popular Nick Jr. programming at other times of the day. It launched 24 April 2006 the same day as rival channel Cartoon Network Too. Currently, Nick Jr. 2 carries a schedule separate from the main Nick Jr. channel; however, during the first week, it was a one hour timeshift of Nick Jr.

Nick Jr. 2 logo, used from 24 April 2006 - 30 April 2010

In August 2007, Nick Jr. 2 was launched on Virgin Media. The channel launched an Irish feed in October 2013.[1]

Nick Jr. Peppa[edit]

On 1 October 2013, the channel was temporarily rebranded as Nick Jr. Peppa,[2][3] with the channel only broadcasting Peppa Pig. It was rebranded back into Nick Jr. 2 on the 30 November. It was rebranded again to Nick Jr. Peppa on 1 April 2014, with Sky rebranding it, but the other guides saying Nick Jr. 2.[citation needed] It was rebranded back to Nick Jr. 2 again on 30 April 2014.

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