National Geographic UK

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The National Geographic Channel is a television channel that features documentaries produced by the National Geographic Society which is operated by 21st Century Fox's UK subsidiary Fox International Channels UK Ltd in conjunction with Nat Geo.

Editorial areaUK & Ireland
Launched1 September 1997
OwnerDisney Networks Group (UK) Limited
National salesSky
Former namesNational Geographic
Viewing figures:Weekly top 10BARB

Contact National Geographic UK

Postal addressGrant Way
Telephone+44 20 8847 4319
Official website

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Richard Bacon Presenter - Explorer

…at Disney Networks Group (UK) Limited

Jeff Ford Managing Director Fox International Channels UK

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