How to block Facetime on home network

I have bee  asked to set WiFi scheduling as part of parental control on a home network. Hence I have blocked internet access for 2 devices (Apple (iPad & iPhone) from 8pm thru 8am.
However, I have also been asked to block Facetime on these same 2 devices on the same scheduled basis. Although I have blocked internet access as described, Facetime is still accessible on both during the restricted time period.

The router is a Technicolour 582N from Plusnet (UK).
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paulmac110Asked:
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darbid73Commented:
Hi Paulmac110,

There are two ways to do this.

1. would be Settings > General > Restriction and then make the restrictions you want.

2. You will need to block the ports in the Router.  Please see this article from Apple:

Using FaceTime and iMessage behind a firewall

And more generally this:
TCP and UDP ports used by Apple software products

These are the ports you will have to deal with.

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AlexiosCommented:
Hello
In addition to darbid post you have to configure your router in order to accomplish what you need

Check this guide in configuring the firewall of the device that you have but I am not sure if Plusnet has locked the router
Try...
http://phil.tinsleyviaduct.com/tg582nfirewall.html
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