• Enjoy the UK's biggest
    Catch Up TV service

    Including BBC iPlayer, ITV on demand, 4oD, Sky Atlantic
    and many more, at no extra cost.

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  • Getting Catch Up TV is simple

    Catch Up TV comes at no extra cost for all Sky TV customers and is available in line with your TV subscription.

    All you need to do is connect your compatible Sky+HD box to your broadband router. You can do this even if your box and broadband router aren’t in the same room or if you don’t have Sky Broadband.

    See how to connect

    It's easy to connect your Sky+HD box so that you can start enjoying Catch Up TV.

    Find out how with our simple video.

  • Connecting your Sky+HD box Connecting your Sky+HD box
  • Option 1: <br />On Demand Connector Option 1:
    On Demand Connector
  • Option 2: Sky+HD with built-in Wi-Fi Option 2: Sky+HD with built-in Wi-Fi
  • Option 3: <br />Wired connection Option 3:
    Wired connection
  • Now you're connected Now you're connected
  • Setting up Catch Up TV

    First, you need to check if you have a compatible Sky+HD box.

    Then, from the Homepage go to the Catch Up TV section. If you're unconnected you'll get an on screen message saying you need to connect your Sky+HD box to your broadband, similar to the image on the right.

    You then have three options to set up Catch Up TV.

  • Get an On Demand Connector

    If your compatible Sky+HD box and broadband router are in different rooms, or you'd rather avoid wires, you can connect them wirelessly with our On Demand Connector.

    • Find out more about setting up
  • Our best ever Sky+HD boxes
    with built in Wi-Fi

    Our latest boxes mean you can connect to your broadband router simply by pressing the WPS button on your box and your router, or by entering your Wi-Fi password.

    This means that your Sky+HD box and broadband router don’t need to be in the same room.

    • More about the new Sky+HD boxes
    • Find out more about setting up
  • Setting up a wired connection

    If your Sky+HD box is next to your broadband router, you can connect them using a wire.

    All you need is an Ethernet cable, available from Sky or from most electrical shops, and you can start watching even more great entertainment.

    • Get an Ethernet cable
    • Find out more about setting up
  • Now you're connected

    Simply choose Catch Up TV from the Homepage. Once you've connected using one of the three ways, you'll see all the different channels available with Catch Up TV, which you get at no extra cost.

    Just download a show to your Sky+HD box and you can start enjoying a world of entertainment that's ready to watch when you are.

Frequently asked questions

What if I don't have broadband?

  • If you don't have broadband at home, you can still access the pick of the week's TV. Just click on the Best of On Demand on your Sky+ Homepage.

    More about Sky Broadband

Can anyone access Catch Up TV?

  • All Sky TV customers with a compatible Sky+HD box can access Catch Up TV in line with their Sky TV subscription.

How do I access Catch Up TV?

  • The latest Sky+HD and Sky+HD 2TB boxes have built-in Wi-Fi capability, which means it's easier and quicker to connect to your broadband router. This means accessing Catch Up TV is much simpler. Alternatively you can use the On Demand Connector to avoid wires, or an Ethernet Cable, available from most electrical shops. The services you can access depend on your Sky TV package. Find out more from Help & Support.
What is Catch Up TV?
What is Catch Up TV?

Catch up on the shows you've missed from the last 30 days.

The new Sky+ Homepage
The new Sky+ Homepage

Makes it easier and faster to get to your TV options.

What is the Sky+ App?
What is the Sky+ App?

The Sky+ App is a way for you to record your favourite shows, even if you're out, if you have a compatible device.

Buy a Sky+HD box
Buy a Sky+HD box

The Sky+HD box is free when you join Sky TV or you can upgrade to our Sky+HD 2TB box.

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