Can I Watch Britbox in Australia ?

Well the short answer is no, Britbox is only currently available in the UK, Canada and the USA.  However there are workarounds and solutions which we explain below. Britbox is a new collaboration between the BBC and the UK’s largest commercial channel ITV.  It’s designed to be a competitor to the various streaming services which […]

BBC Coronavirus Coverage from Abroad

News about the Coronavirus is of course everywhere at the moment.  However finding information which you can trust is actually becoming harder to source.   If you starts searching for advice you can easily end up finding lots of the misleading and downright false information especially on social media. Fortunately there are a few news sources […]

How to Stream MotD Online From Anywhere

Transcript: Ok football fans in this video I’m going to show you how you can stream Match of the Day online from anywhere in the world. Now as you probably know Match of the Day is the BBC’s coverage of the football premiership football league. It’s world-renowned and if you’ve ever spent any time […]

So the Best UK VPN 2020 for BBC iPlayer

Well it’s a tricky one for me, this.  For over a decade I’ve been using Identity Cloaker to watch my beloved BBC when I’m travelling. There’s no doubt that as a security product it’s in front of all the competitors, after all how many VPNs have options to tunnel through corporate firewalls !  It still […]

BritBox VPN – The Truth About Using One Abroad

The UK has some of the best TV stations in the world, what’s even better is that they also have decades of old shows available to broadcast too.  BritBox is a brand new streaming service which brings together the best shows from the UK’s leading TV stations on one platform.  Currently it included the two […]

Watch the Latest BBC Drama – War of the Worlds

It’s a classic modern science fiction theme, the battle of humanity against an invading alien force. Who of course obviously have technology and firepower much more advanced than our own. However it’s surprising to realise that this mainstay of so many modern classics was actually written in 1897. I’m talking of course of H.G Wells […]

What is the Best VPN for UK TV ?

Every major television company in the UK broadcasts the majority of their shows online, via their own websites. What’s more most of them also archive most of their material for several months which can be watched anytime. The result is that if you can access these television sites, you actually have access to a huge […]

Deep Water ITV – Another Great Drama

There’s been a host of great new dramas on the BBC over the last twelve months. Shows like Killing Eve and The Bodyguard have hit the headlines and won lots of awards but they’re not the only ones. Many other dramas on UK television consistently reach huge audiences and receive critical acclaim. The standard has […]

Watch BBC Abroad For Free – Trial Offer

Over the last ten years I’ve tried hundreds of different proxy and VPN services to use when I’m travelling.  Oddly enough I started using them when I was involved in a project to roll out a VPN client to a company I was working with.  During that time I was travelling a lot to various […]

Programmes Now Stay on BBC Player for a Year

There was some great news which slipped out over the weekend that you might have missed! Now the vast majority of shows will stay on BBC iPlayer for twelve months. No longer do you have to binge watch Killing Eve because you’re going on holiday or take days off work to stream their latest shows. […]