I moved last weekend from the Mix TV package to Mixit TV + Drama pick when I upgraded my broadband.from M100 to M200. Documentaries, Sky Arts,Kids channels were part of my previous package but these are personnel picks on the Mixit TV package.
I'm guessing you had those channels previously as these were offered free during COVID-19 but have now been removed.
It's cost £7 per month for the first personnel pick subscription then any extra picks are £5.
I only knew about this last week when I joined these forums asking a similar question about loosing the kids channels.
"Discovery turbo / history / science are some that I had last week but not now. I do get sky arts & discovery"
These channels aren't included in our TV subscription.
I lost Sky Arts and Discovery Channels last Tuesday.
Looks like if you want them then it's the Entertainment and Documentaries pick you need. It's frustrating as I have series links to these channels and I also can't watch previously recorded stuff as I'm no longer subscribed to those particular channels.
Fatboyslim is correct. Virgin supplied over 50 channels for free, all for a limited period since the start of the current Covid epidemic. They actually extended the free periods for a number of the channels, however the free viewing periods have now ended.
I have made a list of the free channels that were offered in the spoiler at the bottom of this post.
You could regrade your package bundle to access more channels or you can purchase small bundles to add extra channels.
The link below shows the Personal Picks - they've actually just been reduced in price
March 31st to April 21st The full line up of extra channels for families to enjoy includes: Cartoon Network Boomerang Cartoonito Nickelodeon Nick Jr NickToons Nick Jr Too This television upgrade is available to customers on Virgin Media’s Player, Mixit (without Kids TV pick) and Maxit (without Kids TV pick) bundles at no extra cost.
April 6th to May 2nd The full line up of extra channels: Comedy Central DMAX Discovery Fox Gold Box Hits Kerrang Kiss Magic ID Lifetime MTV TCM TLC Rishtey Rishtey Cineplex Sony SAB Colors
April 10th to May 9th The full line up of extra channels for families to enjoy includes:
Sky Arts Sky Comedy Sky Crime Sky One Sky Two Sky Witness Sky Sports Mix Sky Sports News Movies 2 Syfy E!
April 17th to May 16th The full line up of extra documentary and entertainment channels now available: Alibi Animal Planet Comedy Central Extra Crime + Investigation Discovery History Discovery Science Discovery Shed Discovery Turbo Eden Eurosport 1 Eurosport 2 H2 History Home and Health Love Nature National Geographic National Geographic Wild
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