BBC iPlayer VPN No Longer Works – Is It True ?

I heard this rumour in a small bar in the Turkish town of Fethiye last weekend.  It caused some initial worry, especially as the bar was largely full of British expats who are found in large numbers all along the south west coast of Turkey.  Fortunately this rumour has been going around for a couple…

How to Get Sky TV Abroad

Not everyone is aware of Sky Go even those people who have an active Sky subscription.   This is surprising because it’s a fantastic app and completely free of charge if you do subscribe.  Basically it’s a way of accessing your Sky TV subscription from any sort of electronic device including computers, tablets and even…

UK TV Sports Abroad – March 2019 Sporting Calendar

March is often a great month for sports fans. There’s usually a bit of cricket somewhere in the world, we’ve just finished enjoying the one day series between the West Indies and England.  It was a bit of a slogfest with some incredible batting performances, and that’s likely to continue with the T20 matches which…

Series 4 of Grantchester Still Available on ITV Hub

For many fans, one of the best starts to 2019 was the return of the famous crime fighting vicar.   Grantchester is one of ITV’s most successful dramas and this year it’s back with it’s fourth series.  For fans of this fairly unique crime solving drama, then it’s a great way to start the year.  Here’s…

Watch CBeebies Online Abroad on your Computer

You might be surprised to learn that the BBC’s website is actually restricted outside the UK.   This means that all the other channels are covered by the same restrictions too including CBeebies.   To be fair a lot of the content on the CBeebies site is actually blocked by broadcasting rights outside the control…

How to Watch UK TV Online Overseas

Let’s face it, there are many things wrong with the United Kingdom at the moment but our television is not one of them.  Although people still moan about the license fee and alleged political bias (from all sides) of the BBC – if you’ve traveled a lot it’s hard to find an English speaking channel…

How to Listen to Test Match Special Abroad

This site is primarily about TV and more specifically British television which is among the best in the world at least for English speakers.   Yet at certain times, TV is a poor substitute when certain sporting events are on.  I am of course talking about cricket and this post will show you how to…

UK TV Abroad DNS Solution

The quest for British Television is one that consumes many people all across the world.  People who live in Britain and have no experience of things like US and Australian TV of course won’t quite understand.  However if you’ve ever tried to watch a film or drama and been constantly interrupted with adverts for drugs,…