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Company Overview of Sky UK Limited

Company Overview

Sky UK Limited provides pay television services in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Sky UK Limited was formerly known as British Sky Broadcasting Limited and changed its name to Sky UK Limited in February 2015. The company was incorporated in 1994 and is based in Isleworth, United Kingdom. Sky UK Limited operates as a subsidiary of Sky plc.

7 Centaurs Business Centre

Grant Way

Isleworth,  TW7 5QD

United Kingdom

Founded in 1994

Phone:

44 33 3100 0333

Fax:

44 20 7705 3060

Key Executives for Sky UK Limited

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Sky UK Limited Key Developments

Sky UK Limited Announces the Launch of a New App for Kids

Sky UK Limited has announced the launch of a new app for kids. The Sky Kids app will offer a fun and safe way for pre-schoolers to nine year olds to enjoy the widest range of the most popular kids TV programmes including Nick Jr.'s Paw Patrol, Boomerang's Scooby Doo, CBeebies' Octonauts and Cartoon Network's Adventure Time. And they will soon be joined by children's TV legend Morph, who is set to make his debut on the Sky Kids app later 2016 in brand new exclusive episodes. The Sky Kids app features thousands of episodes of kids shows, including 16 of the 20 highest-rated shows, available to watch whenever and wherever they need to be entertained. To create the best possible experience, hundreds of children and their parents have been involved in the development of the Sky Kids app. The result is an app that kids will love, supported by safety features that parents need. At launch, the Sky Kids app allows multiple age-appropriate profiles to be created and personalised using one of the playful Sky Buddy avatars. Future features available later 2016 include a sleep mode setting that gives parents the ability to limit viewing time. In another step in the exciting growth of Sky's kids offer, Sky will commission its own exclusive original kids content. To start with later 2016, in partnership with Oscar-winning Aardman Animation, Sky will premiere new episodes of the legendary Morph alongside brand new short features that encourage kids to create their own characters and films at home. Discussions are already underway with other producers about future projects and there are also plans to produce kids' versions of some favourite Sky shows.

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