ITVBe debuts new pre-school block with Pip Ahoy!

Pip Ahoy!, produced by CHF Entertainment, has premiered its third series exclusively on ITVBe’s preschool block littleBe, as the channel makes its debut this month.

ITVBe has acquired all three seasons of Pip Ahoy! and will broadcast twice daily, Monday to Friday during key broadcast hours, 9am-12pm.

Produced by CHF Entertainment and featuring the voice of Sir David Jason as Pip’s loveable uncle, Captain Skipper, the brand new 26 x 11’ series debuted Monday.

Jenny Johnstone, commercial director at CHF Media Group, said: “We are thrilled to announce not only the launch of 26 brand new episodes of Pip Ahoy!, but also a brand new home for the show and all 78 episodes with littleBe. The channels audience demographic makes it a perfect fit for Pip Ahoy! and we very much look forward to being part of the littleBe family.”

Darren Nartey, ITV’s programme acquisitions executive, added: “We are delighted to be bringing the new season of Pip Ahoy! to screens here in the UK. It is a fantastic show and a very welcome addition to the littleBe family.”