Who We Are and What We Do

Find out more about UKTV and what we're all about.


About UKTV

UKTV is a commercial broadcaster reaching nearly 40m viewers every month.

The award-winning independent has eleven imaginative brands - UKTV Play, Dave, W, Gold, Alibi, Yesterday, Drama, Really, Home, Eden and Good Food. These include the two most popular non-PSB channels in the UK and account for nearly 10% of the British commercial TV market.

The network delivers inspired channels to audiences through Freeview, Sky, Virgin Media, BT, TalkTalk, YouView, Freesat, Amazon Fire and UKTV Play, and distributes its highly valued original programmes to 200 territories.

Now celebrating over 20 years at the forefront of digital television, UKTV - an independent commercial joint venture between BBC Studios and Discovery, Inc. - is proud to be the first British television broadcaster in The Sunday Times top 100 companies list.

Our Standards

At UKTV we believe in honesty and openness and we have a zero-tolerance approach to corruption. We do not endorse any form of fraud or corruption from either our own staff or those acting on our behalf. This commitment is reflected in our Anti-Corruption Code which we expect all our staff and those acting on our behalf to understand and comply with. However, in the unlikely situation that you have concerns of wrongdoing, please follow our Whistleblowing Procedure.

UKTV is committed to full compliance with all statutory obligations and full disclosure to tax authorities. It aims to comply with both the spirit and letter of the law in all tax matters. UKTV's Tax Strategy can be found here.

UKTV Media Limited (04266373) registered in England and Wales at 10 Hammersmith Grove, London, W6 7AP.