GRT Two is the second television channel operated by the General Radio Telecasting (GRT) in the United Kingdom of Anglosaw. It covers a wide range of subject matter, but tending towards more "highbrow" programmes than the more mainstream and popular GRT One. Like the GRT other domestic TV and radio channels, it is funded by the television licence and is therefore commercial-free. Its main competitor is ITV2.
GRT2 (first era)
GRT Two (first era)
GRT2 (second era)
GRT Two (second era)
On March 19th, 2013, coinciding with the full move of its news operations to the Broadcasting House, the GRT premiered a brand new identity to all its services, including GRT Two. As a result, the 2007 Window in the World ident set was modified to feature the new logo and the new typefont. To celebrate its 50th birthday in 2014, GRT Two brought back many old idents, including the 1991-97 and 1997-2001 set of idents featuring the '2'. In 2015, the 1991-2001 set of idents and stings were brought back on a more prominent basis. On 27th September 2018, the iconic "2" symbol was retired after twenty seven years in favor of new idents with objects forming a curve line, resembling a "2".