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Disney XD (British and Irish TV channel)

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Disney XD
Broadcast areaUnited Kingdom
Republic of Ireland
HeadquartersHammersmith, London
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Timeshift serviceDisney XD +1 (2009–30 April 2020)
OwnerDisney Channels Worldwide
The Walt Disney Company Limited
(Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer & International)
Sister channels
Launched2 October 1996; 27 years ago (1996-10-02) (as Fox Kids)
Closed30 September 2020; 3 years ago (2020-09-30)[1]
Former namesFox Kids Network
Fox Kids
(at time of closure)
Streaming media
Sky GoWatch live
(UK and Ireland only)
Virgin TV AnywhereWatch live (UK only)

Disney XD is a British and Irish children's television network by the Walt Disney Company and BBC. The channel closed on 30 September 2020, alongside Disney Junior and Disney Channel.

References[change | change source]

  1. Alexander, Julia (2020-06-25). "Disney is eliminating Disney Channel in the UK, moving titles to Disney Plus". The Verge. Retrieved 2020-06-28.