Scottish broadcaster, STV, and Hopster, kids’ learning and entertainment TV app, have formed a new partnership that will see Hopster’s content for made available on STV’s online streaming platform, STV Player.
Hundreds of episodes of family favourites such as In the Night Garden and StoryBots are now freely accessible on a new dedicated Hopster-branded children’s area within STV Player.
Simon Pitts, STV chief executive, said: “We’re delighted to be partnering with the award-winning team at Hopster to bring a wide range of fun and educational pre-school programmes to STV Player. At a stroke this gives STV Player a compelling kids’ offer for the very first time. We have ambitious plans to turn STV Player into a world-class streaming service, delivering a personalised STV for everyone. The Hopster-STV partnership reinforces our reputation as Scotland’s number 1 streaming service for family viewing.”