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What to watch on UKTV play


We’ve rounded up some of the best and most-loved shows to watch on demand through UKTV Play.

UKTV Play is a free TV streaming service that lets you watch some of your favourites from channels like Dave, Yesterday, Really and Drama. It’s a great place to head if you want to enjoy hilarious comedy, gripping documentaries and thrilling reality shows.

Here are just a few of the programmes you can feast your eyes on right now.


Birds of a Feather

We’ve loved this classic British sitcom ever since it graced our screens in the late 80s and throghout the 90s. Now, you can laugh along with Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph as they portray the much-loved trio Tracey, Sharan and Dorien.

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‘Allo ‘Allo

Again, there’s nothing better than sitting down on a Sunday afternoon to watch an old favourite. Head back to this small cafe in the middle of German-occupied France for giggles and nostalgia.

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Most Haunted

Adore spooky stories and believe in the paranormal? You’ve most probably heard of Most Haunted. Follow Yvette Fielding around abandoned houses and deserted locations as she attempts to communicate with the spirits that reside there.

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Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish

If you ever get tired of the absurdity of modern life, Dave Gorman is certainly the man to talk to. Using a series of PowerPoint presentations, Gorman scrutinises the contemporary world to argue that modern life is neither bad or good, but “good...ish”.

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Red Dwarf

Sci-fi fans will be pleased to hear that this cult show can be viewed wherever you are with UKTV Play. Join Lister, Rimmer, Cat, Holly and Kryten as they explore deep space three million years in the future.

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The Best of Tommy Cooper

Iconic comedian Tommy Cooper is remembered in this multi-part celebration packed with unforgettable clips of the master of magic. Chuckle along to your favourite tricks and quips, all drawn from the Yesterday archives.

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Storage Hunters UK

Originally an American show, Storage Hunters has fast become popular in Britain during recent years. The strange-yet-addictive reality series involves a group of people with cash to spare as they bid on storage units. The catch is that they only get a quick look at what’s inside, with everything revealed after they’ve handed over their dosh.

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UKTV Play Collections

What sets UKTV Play apart from other streaming platforms is its Collections feature. Here, you can enjoy a whole host of your favourite shows grouped together by genre. For example, there are sections for Real Crime, Documentaries and Ghosts, alongside comedian-focused categories, like the Lee Mack Collection and Greg Davies Collection. All you need to do is sit back and relax.

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