TLC is a Dutch television channel which broadcasts lifestyle programmes. It airs programmes related to lifestyle, health, food, and reality shows. Its main target is the female audience. Discovery Benelux launched the channel on 4 July 2011.

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Launched4 July 2011; 8 years ago (2011-07-04)
NetworkDiscovery Benelux
Owned byDiscovery, Inc.
Picture format1080i HDTV
(downscaled to 16:9 576i for the SDTV feed)
Audience share1.4% (2018, SKO)
Broadcast area
Sister channel(s)
DigitenneChannel 17 (HD)
Canal DigitaalChannel 45 (SD)
JoyneChannel 20 (SD)
ZiggoChannel 21 (HD)
Channel 942 (SD)
CaiwayChannel 28 (HD)
Kabel NoordChannel 251 (HD)
DELTAChannel 16 (HD)
CAI HarderwijkChannel 132
Stichting Kabelnet VeendamChannel 72
KT WaalreChannel 16
KPNChannel 17 (HD)
T-Mobile NetherlandsChannel 17 (HD)
Tele2 NetherlandsChannel 22 (HD)
Streaming media
Ziggo (Europe only)
Yelo TVWatch live (Belgium only)

TLC initially aired from 6pm till 2am on the standard-definition channel of Animal Planet making this a time-sharing channel in the Netherlands.[1] On 1 October 2012 TLC extended its air time from 3pm till 2am.[2] TLC became a 24-hours channel on 8 January 2013.[3] An HD-simulcast started through UPC Netherlands on 15 May 2013.[4]



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  1. ^ Robert Briel (July 4, 2011). "Discovery: major launch for Dutch TLC". Broadband TV News.
  2. ^ Jan-Hein Visser (August 31, 2012). "TLC breidt uit". Totaal TV.
  3. ^ Kriek, Jarco (29 November 2012). "TLC gaat de hele dag uitzenden". Totaal TV. Retrieved 17 December 2012.
  4. ^ Jarco Kriek (22 April 2013). "13th Street HD, Syfy HD en TLC HD nieuw bij UPC". Totaal TV.
  5. ^ "Alle programma's". TLC. September 25, 2012.

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