Our Channels

Our Channels
Our Channels

Find out more about our ten distinctive TV channels and where to find them.

Commissioning
Commissioning

Got an idea for one of our channels? Find out how to approach us.

About UKTV
About UKTV

Find out more about our company, channels and programmes.

Working at UKTV
Working at UKTV

We strive to create a fun, unique culture. Find out about what it's like to work for us.

Meet the Leadership Group
Meet the Leadership Group

Find out more about the backgrounds of our talented leadership team.

Commissioning Briefs
Commissioning Briefs

Get an idea of the kind of programmes we're looking to commission.

Sales and Advertising
Sales and Advertising

Find out how to get your brands on our channels.

News
News

See all the latest press releases from UKTV and our channels.

YouView
UKTV on YouView

Really and Yesterday join Dave on YouView

A Stab In The Dark: A UKTV Original Crime Podcast
A Stab In The Dark Podcast

Hosted by best-selling crime author Mark Billingham.

Podcasts
Podcasts

We don't just make great TV. We make podcasts too!

UKTV network trailer
UKTV network trailer

UKTV network trail for the corporate site

Working at UKTV
Working at UKTV

A short film about the world of UKTV

Valentine Warner Eats Scandinavia Promo
Valentine Warner Eats Scandinavia Promo

From Denmark to Norway and on to Sweden bringing delicious dishes to your kitchen.

Dave's One Night Stand Promo
Dave's One Night Stand Promo

Taking comedians back home to perform in front of a passionate crowd.

Joe Brand's Big Splash Promo
Joe Brand's Big Splash Promo

Joe Brand agreed to make a comedy programme about water, as long she doesn't get wet. Hmm.

Find My Past Promo
Find My Past Promo

Ordinary people with extraordinary ancestral stories.

Alan Davies As Yet Untitled Promo
Alan Davies As Yet Untitled Promo

A bunch of comic sorts just chatting round a table, that'd be asking for trouble!

Comic Strip Promo
Comic Strip Promo

The first hair-raising adventure in 30 years. Things have changed a little over the years.

Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask Promo
Alexander Armstrong's Big Ask Promo

The hilarious panel show where the guests ask their own questions.

UKTV Originals In Action
UKTV Originals in action

See the UKTV Originals showreel

Dave Producer Pack July 2013
Dave Producer Pack

Your must-read guide to producing content for Dave.

Gold Producer Pack July 2013
Gold Producer Pack

Get all the information you need to make a programme for Gold.

Watch Producer Pack July 2013
Watch Producer Pack

Download our Watch producer pack to find out how to make programmes for the channel.

Commissioned Programmes: Technical Specifications
Technical Specifications

Here you can download our technical specifications guide for all UKTV commissions.

UKTV Anti-Corruption Code
UKTV Anti-Corruption Code

UKTV is committed to the highest standard of ethics, honesty, openness and accountability.

UKTV Whistleblowing Policy
UKTV UKTV Whistleblowing Policy

Read the UKTV Whistleblowing Policy in full.

Leading Lights: Imagination and Creativity in Television and Beyond
Leading Lights: Imagination and Creativity in Television and Beyond

A collection of essays introduced by Darren Childs.

UKTV's Branding Specification
UKTV's Branding Specification

Information about UKTV's branding elements and delivery.

YouView Troubleshooting
Really & Yesterday on YouView troubleshooting guide

YouView troubleshooting guide to help you understand and resolve any issues.

Watch Factual Entertainment Format Lab Brief

Watch is planning a factual entertainment strand...

2024: The Future of Television
2024: The Future of Television

View and download the e-book free here

UKTV Live 2014-15 Brochure
UKTV Live 2014-15 Brochure

A look at the forthcoming programme highlights from UKTV

Producer Pack Download
Producer Pack

Download our Producer Pack for in-depth technical specifications.

Acquisitions Technical Delivery Spec
Acquisitions Deliverables

Download our acquisitions pack for technical delivery specifications

UKTV in 2016
UKTV in 2016

A colourful one pager of the top facts and stats

Our Shows
Our Shows

Take a look at some of the top shows and talent on our channels.

UKTV appoints Mary Basterfield as Chief Financial Officer
UKTV appoints Mary Basterfield as Chief Financial Officer

A lead role in driving the continued successful strategic & commercial growth of UKTV

Line-up completed for Taskmaster: Champion of Champions
Line-up completed for Taskmaster: Champion of Champions

Bob Mortimer confirmed after lifting the series 5 trophy

Taskmaster Champion of Champions will see winners of first five series battle it out
Taskmaster Champion of Champions will see winners of first five series battle it out

Brand new two-part special will air on Dave later this year

UKTV unveils new season of  UKTV Originals at annual showcase
UKTV unveils new season of UKTV Originals at annual showcase

UKTV reveals its largest ever slate of UKTV Originals at its annual showcase event

Celebrity car customiser drives off with new series on Dave
Celebrity car customiser drives off with new series on Dave

Dave has signed Yianni Charalambous for new UKTV Original, The Customiser Is Always Right

Christine Lampard and Matt Richardson return for  Celebrity Haunted Mansion on W in 2018
Christine Lampard and Matt Richardson return for Celebrity Haunted Mansion on W in 2018

UKTV is building out its Celebrity Haunted format after success of Celebrity Haunted Hotel

Victoria Wood’s dinnerladies diaries  serves up a nostalgic treat on Gold
Victoria Wood’s dinnerladies diaries serves up a nostalgic treat on Gold

A special UKTV Original documentary series based on Wood’s personal diaries

Rylan to surf The Wave for brand new beachside gameshow on W
Rylan to surf The Wave for brand new beachside gameshow on W

Rylan is set to make his debut on W, hosting brand new UKTV Original gameshow The Wave

UKTV to co-produce new crime drama for Alibi
UKTV to co-produce new crime drama for Alibi

Lauren Lee Smith and Laurence Fox cast in Frankie Drake Mysteries

UKTV Play launches on Virgin Media Ireland's On Demand Platform
UKTV Play launches on Virgin Media Ireland's On Demand Platform

New access to Dave, W, Gold and Alibi content on catch up for Virgin Media customers

John Bishop takes W series to Edinburgh Festival with Facebook Live
John Bishop takes W series to Edinburgh Festival with Facebook Live

John Bishop: In Conversation With… on Facebook Live, Mon 14th – Fri 25th Aug, 12.45pm

Back on the beat - Cast from TV's The Bill reunite as classic police drama returns to TV screens
Back on the beat - Cast from TV's The Bill reunite as classic police drama returns to TV screens

Drama channel brings back The Bill from the beginning, for the first time

John Bishop: In Conversation With… returns for third series
John Bishop: In Conversation With… returns for third series

Guests include Dame Joan Collins, Professor Brian Cox and Katie Price

Dr Christian Will See You Now prescribed second series for W
Dr Christian Will See You Now prescribed second series for W

Dr Christian returns to diagnose, counsel and treat patients who desperately need his help

Unspun with Matt Forde to run twice weekly during the election  as UKTV announce a two series deal
Unspun with Matt Forde to run twice weekly during the election as UKTV announce a two series deal

The third series will air on Wednesdays and Sundays starting Wednesday 17th May.

UKTV serves up new live tennis for Dave
UKTV serves up new live tennis for Dave

UKTV serves up new live tennis for Dave