Ketnet
Ketnet 2021.svg
CountryBelgium
Broadcast areaNational, also distributed in:
Luxembourg
Netherlands
Programming
Picture format576i SDTV
Ownership
OwnerVRT
Sister channels
History
LaunchedDecember 1, 1997 (on Canvas)
May 1, 2012 (on VRT3)
Former names
Links
Websitewww.ketnet.be
Availability
Terrestrial
Norkring (FTA DVB-T2)Channel 12
Digitenne (Netherlands)Channel 31
Streaming media
Yelo TVWatch live (Belgium only)
TV OveralWatch live (Belgium only)
TV PartoutWatch live (Belgium only)
Ziggo GO (Netherlands)ZiggoGO.tv (Europe only)
BhaaluInfo

Ketnet is a Dutch-language public children's television channel in Belgium owned and operated by the VRT, Flemish public broadcaster. It broadcasts a mix of locally produced and imported productions on the VRT3 channel from 6am until 8pm.

On 1 December 1997, BRTN 2 was replaced by Canvas and Ketnet.

On 1 May 2012, Ketnet has been moved on a new channel, timesharing with Op 12. Op 12 closed on 31 December 2014.[1]

The preschool programmes are broadcast on Ketnet Junior between 10am to 7pm on Canvas.

Its French-language counterpart is Ouftivi on La Trois.

Presenters

As with VRT's main television station één, Ketnet employs in-vision continuity announcers. In the case of Ketnet, the announcers also present various programmes for the station and are known as Ketnetwrappers.

Logos

Programming

Belgian

International

Shorts

KetnetRadio

Main article: Ketnet Hits

On 17 November 2007, Ketnet launched KetnetRadio, an online radio station consisting of a looped 3-hour programme, broadcast for 24 hours. A new programme is produced and broadcast every day. KetnetRadio is presented by Ketnet presenter and continuity announcer Kristien Maes. Listeners can tune in on Ketnet's website.

See also

References

  1. ^ "Op 31 december verdween OP12 | VRT". 2016-04-30. Archived from the original on 2016-04-30. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  2. ^ "Najaar Ketnet: NT van Ketnet".