HOME | |

No children's TV on RTE 2 from next month

A new channel called RTEjr will be set up

No children's TV on RTE 2 from next month
Author image
Newstalk
10:10 Sunday 10 March 2013

There will be no children's programmes on RTE 2 from next month instead the State broadcaster is setting up a new designated children's channel. 

From April 15th, adult programming will be shown on RTE2 from 11am to 3pm during school term, allowing it to broadcast adverts during the day. 

A new channel, called RTEjr will be set up and it will air from 7am to 6.45pm.

comments powered by Disqus
  • newstalk.ie image

    Oops! RTÉ suffered quite a graphics blunder during last...

    newstalk.ie image

    Man complains about a Domino's pizza he ordered on Twitter......

    newstalk.ie image

    Baby's reaction to hearing for the first time is tear-jerking

    newstalk.ie image

    The first pictures of Angelina Jolie in her wedding dress

    newstalk.ie image

    Room to rent in Dublin but for 'sexy and adventurous dames'...

    newstalk.ie image

    Gardaí investigate fatal Roscommon road crash

    newstalk.ie image

    Girl with serious behavioural problems moved to psychiatric unit

    newstalk.ie image

    "I'm so ginger" song is awesome anthem for all redheads

    newstalk.ie image

    Concern over increase in repossession proceedings by banks

    newstalk.ie image

    Mario Balotelli the most 'under-paid' transfer this summer

  • newstalk.ie image

    Girl with serious behavioural problems moved to psychiatric unit

    newstalk.ie image

    Mechanic partakes in Oil Bucket Challenge

    newstalk.ie image

    UK withdraws arrest warrants for Ashya King's parents

    newstalk.ie image

    Ebola patient flees clinic in search of food

    newstalk.ie image

    Minister for Justice demands report into claims some asylum seekers...

    newstalk.ie image

    UK police hunt attacker who stabbed woman with a pen

    newstalk.ie image

    Man complains about a Domino's pizza he ordered on Twitter......

    newstalk.ie image

    New report calls for tougher sentences for hate crimes

    newstalk.ie image

    Oops! RTÉ suffered quite a graphics blunder during last...

    newstalk.ie image

    Elderly man dies following house fire involving two oil tanks