BBC television has been showing broadcast Pingu in the UK since the series began. From 1991 to 2003, the BBC also distributed Pingu on VHS; It was replaced in 2003 as the distributor of home video releases by HIT Entertainment.
BBC Video logo from the VHS release of Barrel of Fun (1991)
BBC Video logo from 1992-97 Pingu VHS releases
The logo used on Pingu releases until HIT Entertainment took over their role in 2003