Den of Geek Feature – Celebrating Nickelodeon’s Golden Age

Wednesday the 1st of September 1993, a seemingly uneventful day for the majority of the world, but in the UK the world of kids television was about to be shaken-up with the launch of the hugely popular Nickelodeon network, which was soon to become a staple of the still emerging BSkyB satellite empire.

Although kids in the UK at the time had a staple diet of The Broom Cupboard and CITV to keep them entertained in the after-school hours until Neighbours and Home & Awaystarted, the introduction of Nickelodeon, the re-formatted TCC and the golden hour of 6-7pm on BBC2 and Channel 4 gave them an even wider choice of shows to watch in their free time, something which had been rather limited in the past.

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