Nat Geo Wild goes free on Virgin Media

Monday, November 2 2009, 19:18 GMT

By Andrew Laughlin,

Virgin Media has made the Nat Geo Wild channel free to all of its customers for the remainder of November.

From today, subscribers on all cable TV packages can access the channel at position 228 on the Virgin Media EPG.

Nat Geo Wild, which carries programmes such as The Dog Whisperer and Long Way Down, is usually only available to Virgin Media TV customers on the XL package.

The free-to-air offer will run until December 2.