Our Channels

Find out more about which of our ten distinctive TV channels you can find on Sky, Virgin Media, BT, TalkTalk, Freeview, YouView, UPC and other platforms.

Sky 109/245, Virgin 125/191, BT 311/383, TalkTalk 311

+1: Sky 213, Virgin 131

On demand on Sky, Virgin, BT and TalkTalk

W is UKTV's premium entertainment channel, offering audiences a dazzling mix of UKTV original series; Dr Christian Will See You Now, John Bishop: In Conversation With..., The Davina Hour, The Secrets In My Family and Inside the Ambulance alongside handpicked gems from the BBC and Channel 4 including series from Louis Theroux, David Beckham and Stacey Dooley.

Sky 111/246, Virgin 127/194, Freesat 157

Freeview, BT & TalkTalk 12/79

On demand on Sky, Virgin and UKTV Play

Since bursting onto TV sets in 2007, Dave has been putting in hours at the gym and is now a beefed-up powerhouse of brand new and original commissions from some of the biggest stars and production companies in entertainment. Romesh Ranganthan, Jon Richardson and YouTube sensation Yianni Charalambous are just some of the latest additions to the channel's ever-increasing slate.

Whether it's innovative comedy entertainment like the BAFTA and Emmy-nominated Taskmaster, Unspun with Matt Forde, and Dara o Briain's Go 8 Bit or scripted sitcoms including the worldwide hit Red Dwarf, Zapped, and Porters, Dave's guaranteed to work your funny bone like never before.

Dave's also committed to bringing live sport back to free-to-air and has an ongoing deal to show fights from David Haye's Hayemaker Ringstar venture. There's also Red Bull Soapbox, Cop Car Workshop, Sin City Motors and a whole host of much loved programming, all shot with Dave's unique personality that's led to the channel reaching 20 million adults a month.

Sky 110, Virgin 124, BT & TalkTalk 310

+1: Sky 166, Virgin 190

On demand on Sky, Virgin, BT, Now TV and TalkTalk

Dedicated to celebrating the best of British comedy, Gold is the nation's favourite comedy channel.

Much-loved comedy series such as Only Fools and Horses, The Vicar of Dibley and The Royle Family sit alongside an array of successful UKTV Originals including David Jason: My Life on Screen, The Rebel, The Story of Only Fools and Horses, and Murder on the Blackpool Express, which stars a stunning cast including Johnny Vegas and Sian Gibson. The feature length UKTV Original attracted 1.72 million viewers in its first week in 2017, making it Gold's highest ever rating show.

The perfect tonic to make you laugh whatever the time of day, Gold shows universally funny content that everyone can enjoy.

Sky 132/247, Virgin 126/200, BT 312/382, TalkTalk 312

+1: Sky 226, Virgin 130

On demand on Sky, Virgin, BT and TalkTalk

Alibi is the only TV channel dedicated to crime drama, promising the best selection from the genre premiering hit US series such as Rosewood and Quantico. The channel also features some of British TV's best-known detectives such as Miss Marple and most-loved British crime dramas including Death in Paradise, Father Brown and Silent Witness. Plus, the original crime scene detective Doctor William Murdoch in the channel's popular co-production, Murdoch Mysteries.

Sky 158, Virgin 128, Freeview 20

BT & TalkTalk 20, Freesat 158

On demand on Sky, Virgin and UKTV Play

Drama is a channel that is passionate about bringing Britain the best in quality drama. From period through to contemporary and comedy, the channel is a treasure trove of classic and modern drama which showcases the greatest stories ever told. With programmes including favourites Call the Midwife, Pride and Prejudice, New Tricks and Silent Witness, and new offerings such as Red Tent, The Brokenwood Mysteries and Mercy Street, viewers can indulge in a handpicked range of the nation's most celebrated TV dramas.

Sky 537, Virgin 245, Freeview 19, BT & TalkTalk 19, Freesat 159

+1: Sky 538, Virgin 246

On demand on Sky, Virgin and UKTV Play

Showcasing UK premieres series such as Impossible Engineering, Forbidden History, and Private Lives of the Tudors, Yesterday provides fascinating factual stories. The channel also features dynamic nature and science programming including David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities and Wonders of the Universe, and programmes which challenge expectations including Secrets of the Bible. Ancient history is also featured in series including Medieval Dead, plus seminal war documentaries such as World at War.

Sky 532/563, Virgin 247/249, BT & TalkTalk 315

+1: Sky 533, Virgin 248

On demand on Sky, Virgin, BT and TalkTalk

From the scale and beauty of BBC blue chip series like Planet Earth, Human Planet and Madagascar to the premieres of Wild Colombia with Nigel Marven and Deserts And Life, Eden guarantees a daily shot of astonishment and high quality natural science programming, including David Attenborough's Natural Curiosities which shines the spotlight on nature's most extraordinary evolutionary anomalies.

Sky 155, Virgin 129, Freeview 17

BT & TalkTalk 17, Freesat 160

On demand on Sky, Virgin and UKTV Play

Really is a leading real life TV channel, offering viewers an exhilarating, emotional roller coaster of programming. Championing astounding documentaries, real life crime stories and lifestyle programming plus premier paranormal content. Free to air channel Really offers a compelling variety of real life and lifestyle favourites including documentaries such as Embarrassing Bodies, Helicopter Heroes, I Survived Evil and One Born Every Minute, lifestyle titles such as Homes Under The Hammer, DIY SOS and Escape to the Country as well as being the leading paranormal broadcaster with titles such as Paranormal Witness, Most Haunted and Ghost Adventures.

Sky 133/255, Virgin 278/280, BT & TalkTalk 313

+1: Sky 243, Virgin 279

On demand on Sky, BT, Virgin and TalkTalk

Good Food features all the biggest names in food, including Jamie Oliver, Nigella Lawson, James Martin, Rachel Allen, Madhur Jaffrey and The Hairy Bikers. Appealing to both the expert cook and those who enjoy food-led entertainment, Good Food delivers exciting originations such as Choccywoccydoodah, The Roux Scholarship, Perfect?, Valentine Warner: Coast to Coast, Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Nation and Monster Munchies! Alongside overseas titles such as Man v Food, Luke Nguyen's Vietnam and Top Chef, Good Food is the UK's leading pay TV food channel with access to the best culinary talent and a passion for all things in the kitchen.

Sky 196, Virgin 281, Freeview 25, BT & TalkTalk 25, Freesat 166

+1: Sky 244, Virgin 282

On demand on Sky and Virgin

Home is the UK's only dedicated homes channel, packed with inspirational home and gardens programming from home grown commissions such as My Flat-Pack Home featuring Amanda Lamb, Nick Knowles' Original Features, Make My Home Bigger, Fantasy Homes by the Sea and Kitchen SOS featuring Nadia Sawalha, to the phenomenally successful Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, to favourites DIY SOS, Escape to the Country and A Place in the Sun: Home or Away. Home is a welcome refuge with energetic, stylish and motivating programming that shows viewers how to enjoy and maximise their space, both inside and out as well as providing emotional and heart-warming stories along the way.

Republic of Ireland

All UKTV channels are available on the Sky platform.

Dave, W, Gold and Alibi are available on the UPC cable network. Some other cable and IPTV operators also carry some channels, please contact your local operator for details.