Virgin Media Ireland launches new channel
August 24, 2022
Virgin Media Television has launched a new free-to-air TV channel. Billed as a general entertainment channel, Virgin Media Four will offer a “mixture of home-produced and top international content”.
“Virgin Media One is our flagship channel and home to VMTV’s biggest brands from Ireland AM to Virgin Media News; Virgin Media Two is now clearly a youth-focused channel, which has just enjoyed a ratings bonanza thanks to the strong performance of Love Island; Virgin Media Three has a particular focus on drama and now Virgin Media Four has joined our portfolio of channels as a General Entertainment channel with a mixture of home produced and top international content,” commented Virgin Media Television Director of Content Bill Malone.
The first in the three-part documentary series Two Sides will receive its Irish TV premiere at 9pm on launch day (August 24th) on the channel. The behind-the-scenes documentary offers a look at the monumental British and Irish Lions rugby tour and explores what transpired in the Springbok and Lions camps during the 2021 Tour of South Africa”.
Virgin Media Four is available on Virgin Media channel 110 and Saorview channel seven.