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What is Catch Up TV?

  • Connect your Sky+HD box to your broadband router so you can unlock Catch Up TV.

    Watch the shows you've missed from channels including BBC iPlayer, 4oD, Sky 1, Sky Atlantic and many more.

  • Catch up on the shows you've missed from up to 60 channels, including Sky1, Sky Atlantic and FOX.

    Catch Up TV channels are available at no extra cost and in line with your Sky TV subscription.

    Watch shows that were first shown up to 30 days ago, at the touch of a button.

    Download a show to your Sky+HD box from your compatible mobile or tablet when you're out so it's ready to watch when you're back home.

Sky News launches on Catch Up TV service

  • Sky News has now launched its Catch Up TV service, letting you get up to speed with the very best of Sky News content by choosing the stories you want to watch when it suits you. Access top stories, news features and analysis throughout the day, and special programming such as Week in Review, a quick fire irreverent look back on the week’s news. Additionally - and uniquely to the Sky News Catch Up TV service - customers can revisit memorable and world changing news events from the last 25 years by way of The Vault, as well as specially commissioned news features and documentaries..

What Catch Up TV channels can I get?

The Original Bundle channels

  • Entertainment

  • Sky Atlantic showcases the most iconic shows in television. From stunning new epics and fantasy dramas to classic HBO original series, Sky Atlantic features the greatest acting, writing and directing talent from TV and film.

    Sky Atlantic is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • Sky1 leads the way in top entertainment with award-winning original programming plus the best and most popular US dramas and comedies.

    Sky1 is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • With at least 25 different comedies every day, Comedy Central is a delight for any comedy fan. With the UK's and America's most popular comedies and shows there's something for everyone.

    Comedy Central is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Syfy is the home of greater action, adventure, paranormal, reality, fantasy and science fiction. Exclusive new series and thrilling movies are guaranteed to get the imagination going.

    Syfy is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • FOX is a one of a kind channel dedicated to 'smart entertainment with an edge'. We uncover the hidden gems of TV, from drama to comedy to factual entertainment, providing The Next Big Thing First. FOX attracts a passionate and discerning audience of TV devotees.

    FOX is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • International

The Variety Bundle channels

  • Entertainment

  • Sky Atlantic showcases the most iconic shows in television. From stunning new epics and fantasy dramas to classic HBO original series, Sky Atlantic features the greatest acting, writing and directing talent from TV and film.

    Sky Atlantic is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • Sky1 leads the way in top entertainment with award-winning original programming plus the best and most popular US dramas and comedies.

    Sky1 is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • With at least 25 different comedies every day, Comedy Central is a delight for any comedy fan. With the UK's and America's most popular comedies and shows there's something for everyone.

    Comedy Central is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Syfy is the home of greater action, adventure, paranormal, reality, fantasy and science fiction. Exclusive new series and thrilling movies are guaranteed to get the imagination going.

    Syfy is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • FOX is a one of a kind channel dedicated to 'smart entertainment with an edge'. We uncover the hidden gems of TV, from drama to comedy to factual entertainment, providing The Next Big Thing First. FOX attracts a passionate and discerning audience of TV devotees.

    FOX is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • International

  • Kids

  • You only have to hear the name and you know that you'll be treated to the highest quality entertainment. Featuring great shows, including Zeke And Luther, Hannah Montana and Wizards Of Waverly Place.

    The Disney Channel is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Disney XD is the ideal channel for boys aged 6-14. It's filled with new original animated series, live action comedy, movies and sports encouraging kids to challenge themselves and discover their strengths.

    Disney XD is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Disney Junior invites you to join in the ultimate Disney experience filled with magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters. It's the place where magical storytelling comes to life and delivers special entertainment with heart whilst incorporating specific learning and development themes.

    Disney Jr is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Join in the entertaining live action with SpongeBob SquarePants, Big Time Rush and many more. Kids of all ages won't be able to resist these great characters.

    Nickelodeon is available in with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Documentaries

  • Only Discovery Channel can take you around the world and beyond, with documentaries guaranteed to enlighten, inspire and entertain.

    The Discovery Channel is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Discover the stories behind the world's greatest civilisations on History.

    History is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available

The Family Bundle channels

  • Sky1 HD leads the way in top entertainment with award-winning original programming plus the best and most popular US dramas and comedies. Spectacular high definition viewing with something for all the family.
  • Sky Atlantic HD is home to the most iconic shows on television. From great new dramas to comedy and classic HBO original series, Sky Atlantic HD features the greatest acting, writing and directing talent from TV and film in stunning HD.
  • Sky Living HD features many of the best US entertainment shows, as well as big, brand new British programmes which are even more sensational in stunning HD.
  • Sky Arts HD is the UK’s only channel dedicated to the arts. Enjoy vibrant sights and sounds at performance intensity, thanks to brilliant stunning high definition.
  • FOX is a one of a kind channel dedicated to 'smart entertainment with an edge'. We uncover the hidden gems of TV, from drama to comedy to factual entertainment, providing The Next Big Thing First - all in stunning high definition. FOX attracts a passionate and discerning audience of TV devotees.
  • Only Discovery Channel HD can bring you closer to the real world, with ground-breaking high definition documentaries guaranteed to enlighten, inspire and entertain.
  • Experience the past brought to life on History HD, with fascinating stories, vividly told in stunning HD pictures and evocative sound.
  • Unforgettable sights, remarkable adventures and challenging explorations – the clarity of high definition makes National Geographic even more exciting.
  • Disney Channel HD brings you the best live action comedy, animation and entertainment, for all the family.
  • Cartoon Network HD is home of the best action and comedy cartoons, from Ben 10 to The Amazing World of Gumball and much more.
  • Nickelodeon’s biggest shows look even better in HD. Enjoy a fantastic mix of favourite live action and animated shows including SpongeBob SquarePants, Big Time Rush and much more in stunning high definition.
  • Entertainment

  • Sky Atlantic showcases the most iconic shows in television. From stunning new epics and fantasy dramas to classic HBO original series, Sky Atlantic features the greatest acting, writing and directing talent from TV and film.

    Sky Atlantic is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • Sky1 leads the way in top entertainment with award-winning original programming plus the best and most popular US dramas and comedies.

    Sky1 is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • With at least 25 different comedies every day, Comedy Central is a delight for any comedy fan. With the UK's and America's most popular comedies and shows there's something for everyone.

    Comedy Central is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Syfy is the home of greater action, adventure, paranormal, reality, fantasy and science fiction. Exclusive new series and thrilling movies are guaranteed to get the imagination going.

    Syfy is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.
  • FOX is a one of a kind channel dedicated to 'smart entertainment with an edge'. We uncover the hidden gems of TV, from drama to comedy to factual entertainment, providing The Next Big Thing First. FOX attracts a passionate and discerning audience of TV devotees.

    FOX is also available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • International

  • Kids

  • You only have to hear the name and you know that you'll be treated to the highest quality entertainment. Featuring great shows, including Zeke And Luther, Hannah Montana and Wizards Of Waverly Place.

    The Disney Channel is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Disney XD is the ideal channel for boys aged 6-14. It's filled with new original animated series, live action comedy, movies and sports encouraging kids to challenge themselves and discover their strengths.

    Disney XD is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Disney Junior invites you to join in the ultimate Disney experience filled with magical, musical and heartfelt stories and characters. It's the place where magical storytelling comes to life and delivers special entertainment with heart whilst incorporating specific learning and development themes.

    Disney Jr is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Join in the entertaining live action with SpongeBob SquarePants, Big Time Rush and many more. Kids of all ages won't be able to resist these great characters.

    Nickelodeon is available in with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Documentaries

  • Only Discovery Channel can take you around the world and beyond, with documentaries guaranteed to enlighten, inspire and entertain.

    The Discovery Channel is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available
  • Discover the stories behind the world's greatest civilisations on History.

    History is available in high definition with the Family Bundle.

    +1 channel available

Sky Movies & Sky Sports

  • Enjoy new movie premieres every week, including the biggest and best blockbusters from Hollywood and beyond on Sky Movies Premiere. All available to watch a year before any other movie subscription service.

    Sky Movies Premiere is also available in high definition with the HD Pack and the Family Bundle.

    Sky Movies Premiere+1 also available.
  • Enjoy new movie premieres every week in stunning HD, including the biggest and best blockbusters from Hollywood and beyond on Sky Movies Premiere HD. Watch 90 of the top 100 Hollywood box office hits each year.
  • Sky Sports 1 give you exclusively live coverage of top sports. Also available in incredible high definition if you take the Family Bundle, the Sky Sports and the HD Pack. Sky Sports also available and on the move with Sky Go.
  • Sky Sports 1 HD channels give you exclusively live coverage of sports in crystal-clear high definition.

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How do I get Catch Up TV?
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