1994–1998 1998–2008 2008-2018 2018-present
1994–1998 1998–2008 2008-2018 2018-present



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Sky 5 began transmission as Orange in December 1994 on UHF channel 7.

Sky 1


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In 1998, the channel rebranded to Sky 1 and began broadcasting 24 hours a day upon the opening of the Sky Digital service. The UHF channel would continue to screen Cartoon Network during the day. This would be replaced in 2000 by Nickelodeon.

The Box


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On 1 February 2008, Sky 1 relaunched and in the process rebranded again to The Box.

Sky 5


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On 2 February 2018, the channel rebranded again for the third time to Sky 5.

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